Maricopa Community Colleges

Demographics

Students

More than 265,000 students attend the Maricopa Community Colleges each year taking credit and non-credit courses. Fall 2012 credit student demographics include:

  • 56% Women
  • 49% Non-Anglo (9% Other/Undeclared)
  • 41% age 25 or older
  • 72% part-time
  • 44% intend to transfer
  • 36% intend to gain or improve workforce skills
  • 10% attend for personal interest
  • 48% attend during the day
  • 17% attend during the evening
  • 31.5% are nontraditional
  • 3.4% attend on the weekend

Employees

The Maricopa Community Colleges employ 9,648 people: 1,536 full-time faculty, 5,220 adjunct faculty, 489 administrators & managers and 2,403 support staffers.