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:www.pvc.maricopa.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:18401 N 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85032
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,393
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,220 (74% 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:59%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,944

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Paradise Valley Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services106
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services94
Education32
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs53
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Physical Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts14
Grand total4426

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Grand total32

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 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 aid39159%
Grant or scholarship aid34251%$3,944
Student loan aid8212%$4,048

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,55029%$3,214
Federal student loans1,03612%$5,449

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.

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

Paradise Valley Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,393
Undergraduate enrollment8,393
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

Paradise Valley Community College Accreditation

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