Glendale Community College, Arizona

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

6000 West Olive Avenue

Glendale, AZ 85302

(623) 845-3333

Fax: (623) 845-3060



Contact: Mary Blackwell

Dean, Enrollment Services
Main Address

6000 West Olive Avenue

Glendale, AZ 85302

(623) 845-3000

www.gccaz.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 18,443

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,792

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, basic emergency medical technology, General Motors and Ford automotive programs, international students.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Graphic Design A
Interior Design C
Music – General A,C
Music Management/Merchandising A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Management C
Real Estate A

Communications & Journalism

Communication competence in the workplace C
Communication kkills for non-native English speakers C
Journalism C
Oral communication fluency for non-native English speakers C
Public Relations A

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Support Specialist C
Computer Systems Analysis A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Computer/Systems Security A,C
Data Entry Applications A
Help desk specialist C
Microsoft desktop support technology C
Microsoft product specialist C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Language and literacy culture of the USA C
Trade/Industrial Education A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
Computer Engineering A,C
Energy Systems A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Adolescent development C
Adult Development/Aging C
Child and family organizations management and administration C
Family life education A
Foods/Nutrition Studies C
Parent education C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Developmental disabilities specialist C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Advanced behavioral health sciences C
Basic behavioral health C
Behavioral Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science C
Security/Loss Prevention A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Glendale Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(623) 845-3000
Website:www.gccaz.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:6000 W Olive Ave, Glendale, AZ 85302
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:19,000
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:14,580 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,094
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,878
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:67%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,295

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Glendale Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Glendale Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services126
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs31
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services105
Education23
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs52
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service42
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies31
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies31
Physical Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts46
Grand total5836

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Glendale Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Glendale Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,094
Out-of-state$7,878
Books and supplies$1,288

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,20467%
Grant or scholarship aid1,11262%$4,295
Student loan aid19411%$3,074

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid8,12241%$3,533
Federal student loans2,63613%$3,795

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Glendale Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Glendale Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Glendale Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment19,000
Undergraduate enrollment19,000
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Glendale Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs

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