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The Maricopa Community Colleges comprise ten colleges and two skill centers. Each college is individually accredited, yet part of a larger system — the Maricopa County Community College District.

The information found here relates to district-wide efforts, issues and events.

Tom Gariepy
District Director, Marketing and Communications
P: 480.731.8248
M: 480.209.6046
E: tom.gariepy@

Andrew Tucker
District Manager, Communications
P: 480.731.8503
E: andrew.tucker@domail.

Contact: Eva Bowen
(602) 305-5806

2008 Jul 29
For Immediate Release

Add Balance to Your Life With Community Education Classes in Your Area!

Computers to Weaving... Home-Loan Finance to Speedy Spanish ... Fitness for Seniors to Photography....

Add balance to you life with low-cost Community Education classes offered this fall by South Mountain Community College - near you!

Relax, learn and enjoy life in your neighborhood! Take keyboarding, Word, or PowerPoint; home-loan finance, modern jazz, ballet, yoga, tai chi, and fitness for seniors; Speedy Spanish, German, French, Japanese and Italian; home economics and crafting, weaving and photography; and even musical performance, in band and ensembles.

Credit and non-credit classes will begin throughout August, September and October at 13 different sites in Ahwatukee, Laveen, South Mountain Village and Tempe.

Be among the first to attend classes at the new SMCC Ahwatukee Foothills Center at 10429 S. 51st St., near I-10 and Elliot Rd. (the former home of Ottawa University).

REGISTER EARLY by calling 480.659.3070 through July 31 and 602.243.8393 after August 1 or REGISTER ONLINE at .

Costs vary, and there is a one-time-per-semester registration fee of $15.