Helping the community thrive
When the community succeeds, everyone benefits. At Maricopa Community Colleges, we take pride in being a part of the communities we serve and recognize the value of supporting Arizona businesses. That’s why we go beyond the classroom to offer community education, public events, and workforce development programs.
Students enrolling annually at our ten colleges and two skill centers.
High school partnerships offer Dual Enrollment and other early college programs.
Maricopa Community Colleges add $7.3 billion to Arizona's economy each year.
Training a competitive workforce
Maricopa Community Colleges has made strides to meet the job-training needs of our county’s top industries, an endeavor we're committed to as a recognized leader for regional workforce development in Phoenix. The Workforce Development Department takes efforts to boost the region's occupational strength by tailoring resources for employers to utilize training through our 10 colleges and two skills centers.
Doing business with Maricopa
To help support the community we represent, Maricopa Community Colleges wants to do business with other organizations and individuals throughout the county and the state. We encourage you to post job openings through our Maricopa Career Network and hire our hard-working, educated students. We rely on vendors for various products and services. Learn more about doing business with us.
Support for small businesses
Small businesses are essential to the vitality of our community. The Small Business Development Center hosted at Maricopa Community Colleges offers resources to help launch, grow, and sustain small businesses. Whether you’re a student with a great idea or a member of the community looking for resources and support, the Small Business Development Center is here for you.