Phoenix College


Established in 1920, Phoenix College is the flagship of the Maricopa Community Colleges, a district that ranks as one of the nation’s largest community college systems and the single largest provider of higher education and career training in Arizona. Phoenix College is a learner-centered, comprehensive community college dedicated to providing affordable, high quality and accessible education to the diverse community it serves.

A rich history and a cutting edge learning environment coexist at PC, providing our students with a unique campus experience that is second to none. The campus sports a blend of both modern and traditional historic buildings that includes state of the art instructional classrooms, a one-stop enrollment center, a modern library and computer lab, a performing arts theatre, culinary café, gymnasium, and a community dental clinic, as well as premium athletic fields and a fitness center.

Offering over 150 degree and certificate programs, including 3 online degrees, Phoenix College serves approximately 28,000 students each year, preparing them for university transfer, career training and advancement, or lifelong learning. Phoenix College's diverse student body speaks over 50 different languages, representing over 100 different countries, and is reflective of the multicultural central city community it serves.

The college’s 145 residential and over 700 adjunct faculty are well qualified and remain current in their areas of expertise. Our talented and dedicated faculty and staff are committed to providing students with opportunities to engage in enriching learning experiences.

How much would I save with WUE?

Click here to find the most current tuition savings estimates available from WICHE.

NOTE: The rates shown are taken from WICHE's most recent annual Tuition and Fees Report (published in December) and do not include fees. We strongly encourage you to verify these rates with the admissions office of the institution where you want to enroll.

This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Accounting   CERT, ASSOC    
Administration of Justice   CERT, ASSOC    
Administrative Professional   CERT, ASSOC    
Advanced Emergency Medical Technology (Paramedic)   CERT, ASSOC    
Apparel Construction   CERT    
Associate in Arts   ASSOC    
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts   ASSOC    
Associate in Business   ASSOC    
Associate in Science   ASSOC    
Audio Production Technologies   CERT, ASSOC    
Baking and Pastry   CERT    
Banking and Finance   CERT, ASSOC    
Basic Emergency Medical Technology   CERT    
Comic and Sequential Art   CERT, ASSOC    
Commercial Food Preparation   CERT    
Community Emergency Response Team   CERT    
Computer Applications   CERT    
Computer Graphic Design   CERT, ASSOC    
Computer Information Systems   CERT, ASSOC    
Costuming   CERT    
Culinary Studies   CERT, ASSOC    
Deaf Studies   CERT    
Dental Assisting/Assistant   CERT, ASSOC    
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist   CERT, ASSOC    
Digital Photography   CERT, ASSOC    
Early Childhood Classroom Management   CERT    
Early Childhood Education and Administration   CERT, ASSOC    
Environmental and Natural Resources   CERT, ASSOC    
Family Development   CERT, ASSOC    
Fashion Design   CERT, ASSOC    
Fashion Merchandising   CERT, ASSOC    
Fire Science   CERT, ASSOC    
Food Service Administration   CERT, ASSOC    
Forensic Technology   CERT, ASSOC    
General Business   CERT, ASSOC    
General Studies   ASSOC    
Geospacial Technology: Environmental Sciences   CERT    
Health Information Technology   CERT, ASSOC    
Histologic Technology   CERT, ASSOC    
Human Resources Management   CERT    
Interior Design   CERT, ASSOC    
Interpreter Preparation Program   CERT, ASSOC    
Laboratory Sciences   CERT, ASSOC    
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary   CERT, ASSOC    
Management   CERT, ASSOC    
Marketing   CERT, ASSOC    
Massage Therapy   CERT, ASSOC    
Media Arts - Digital Imaging/Digital Photography   CERT, ASSOC    
Media Arts: Computer Art/Illustration   CERT, ASSOC    
Media Arts: Web Page Design   CERT, ASSOC    
Medical Assisting   CERT, ASSOC    
Medical Billing and Coding   CERT    
Medical Coding: Hospital Based   CERT    
Medical Lab Science   CERT, ASSOC    
Music   CERT    
Music Business   CERT, ASSOC    
Music, Electronic   CERT    
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN)   ASSOC    
Organizational Leadership/Management   CERT, ASSOC    
Paralegal Studies   CERT, ASSOC    
Pattern Design II   CERT    
Phlebotomy   CERT    
Programming and Systems Analysis   CERT, ASSOC    
Retail Management   CERT, ASSOC    
Technical Theatre   CERT    

Enrollment Information

  1. A student must request to be admitted as a WUE student at the time of application. If the student applies on-line the student must notify the Admissions and Records office that he/she wishes to enroll as a WUE student. 
  2. A student must demonstrate proof of residency from home state.
  3. A student must meet specific program admissions requirements.

Contact Information

Phoenix College
Office of Admissions
1202 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 285-7777
Fax: (602) 285-7813