Southern and Dobson Campus
Red Mountain Campus
A collaborative learning environment
MCC students consistently acknowledge their valuable one-on-one learning experiences with renowned faculty who inspire, support and share their expertise. Recognized in their industries and academic fields, faculty deliver leading-edge curriculum as well as opportunities for students to network with leaders in business, industry and their fields of academic study.
" The faculty and staff here exceeded my wildest expectations and are one of the reasons I've been successful here. MCC has given me the opportunity to reach my highest potential, and I am eternally grateful. "
Exciting start. Extraordinary return.
Alumni achievement is one of the strongest measures of MCC student success. These former students have gone on to contribute to society as judges, government leaders, teachers, health professionals, education administrators, authors, coaches, professional athletes, financial executives and Olympic competitors.
" I would have not gotten into USC if I had not stepped back and received the benefits of the building blocks at MCC. That education not only helped my career, but I learned … so much that has helped me. "
Immerse yourself in the arts
Creativity takes courage. Immerse yourself in the joys of the Arts at Mesa Community College. Follow your passions to the stage as a participant in captivating performances or to the art gallery in creative student exhibitions.
" At MCC when Jenae Dunn was cast in “Rumpelstiltskin,” one of the most challenging roles she had ever played, she said, “It’s the best thing that’s ever happened to me. It helped me develop self-confidence, skills and intuition to propel my career forward. "
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Join the team
MCC athletes have earned All-American recognitions an incredible 763 times and gone on to major university teams, professional sports, and the Olympics. Our highly respected coaches win top honors in their sports.
• Cross Country
• Track and Field
" I decided to attend MCC because I knew MCC basketball was a great program and Coach Ballard was an excellent coach. MCC helped me become more focused on my goals and helped me in so many ways with the workload at Columbia. "
In the heart of the East Valley for more than 50 years, the Southern & Dobson campus offers a lively collegiate experience with leadership opportunities, athletics, clubs, and the arts.
On 98 acres of Sonoran Desert, the Red Mountain campus welcomes Mother Nature as an instructor, classroom, and learning lab. The cienega wetlands is a refuge for endangered species and a peaceful study retreat.
In addition to MCC astronomy classes, this 52-seat facility welcomes schools and other groups. Free Astronomy Nights are the first Friday of the month during the spring and fall semesters.
MCC’s three exquisite venues – the Performing Arts Center, MCC Theatre, and Art Galley – boast state-of-the-art environments that enthrall audiences and propel artists to new levels of creativity.