Experience a more competitive workforce

As a recognized leader for regional workforce development in Phoenix, Maricopa Community Colleges is working to fulfill the job training needs of our county’s diverse industries. The Workforce Development Department plays a vital role in enhancing the region's occupational strength by connecting employers with the resources and customizable training services of our 10 colleges and two skills centers.

Creating new programs

See how Maricopa Community Colleges can help you address your business needs.

Assisting businesses

Explore our degree and certificate career pathways available throughout Maricopa Community Colleges.

Providing data and research

Examine data and information about the Maricopa Community Colleges and the Greater Phoenix workforce and economy.

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Workforce initiatives

We manage funding sources for workforce, career and technical education programs, including Proposition 301 and the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Grant.

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Industry leadership teams

We partner with employers to analyze industries and the training needs of local businesses.

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Public workforce initiatives

Learn how we work with Maricopa County’s workforce to assist in the delivery of services for the ARIZONA@WORK City of Phoenix and Maricopa County One-Stop Career Centers.


Discover professional development resources made available through partnerships with the National Science Foundation and Skills Commons.

Data and publications

The Bureau of Labor Statistics and O*NET OnLine can help you explore careers, required education, training, skills, and pay for occupations across all

Contact the team

Meet the team that connects our resources with employers, workforce agencies, and education partners in the Greater Phoenix area.