Paradise Valley Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

18401 North 32nd Street

Phoenix, AZ 85032

(602) 787-7020

Fax: (602) 787-6625

Contact: Shirley Green

Associate Dean Student Services
Main Address

18401 North 32nd Street

Phoenix, AZ 85032

(602) 787-6500

www.pvc.maricopa.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 9,105

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,290

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Customer Service Support A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
International Business A
Office Clerical Services A,C
Organizational Behavior Studies A,C
Real Estate C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Vendor/Product Certification C
Computer Science C
Computer Systems Analysis C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
System Administration C
Web/Multimedia Management C
Word Processing A,C

Engineering Technologies

Hazardous Materials Management A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

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.

Paradise Valley Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (602) 787-6500
Website: https://www.paradisevalley.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 18401 N 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85032
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,900
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,575 (71% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,070
Out-of-state Tuition: $7,854
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 64%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,231

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Paradise Valley Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Paradise Valley Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 127
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 124
Education 42
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 94
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 93
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 5
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 32
Physical Sciences 51
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 74
Grand total 8830

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Paradise Valley 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,070
Out-of-state $7,854
Books and supplies $1,464

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 344 64%
Grant or scholarship aid 321 59% $4,231
Student loan aid 55 10% $2,949

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,273 28% $3,222
Federal student loans 726 9% $3,563

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Paradise Valley 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 Paradise Valley Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Paradise Valley Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,900
Undergraduate enrollment 7,900
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Paradise Valley Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • 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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