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Paradise Valley Community College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

10,282 students

100% admitted

  • 3,071 full time
  • 7,211 part time
  • 1,556 men full time
  • 1,515 women full time
  • open enrollment

5,137 Undergraduates

$7,608 tuition/year

  • 5,145 Non-Degree
  • $7,608 out of state
  • $30 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,240 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southwest Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Mariel from Phoenix, AZ
  • 0
  • paradise valley is a school with many different types of ethnic groups and they find a way to adapt to all the needs. their safety department is very useful…

  • Mar-15-2012 Read More
  • Yvonne from Glendale, AZ
  • 0
  • Paradise Valley Community College is family-oriented. We act as if we are one big happy family by helping everyone achieve their goals. I love the Vice President of Student Affairs' positive…

  • Dec-26-2012 Read More
  • Brittney from Phoenix, AZ
  • 0
  • paradise valley community college is a 5/5 college. the professors are friendly, knowledgeable, and always willing to help. campus is beautiful, clean, and is very easy to find your way…

  • Feb-02-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The mission of Paradise Valley Community College is to provide life-long learning opportunities through effective and accessible instructional programs and student services. These programs and services are continuously evaluated and improved to meet the needs of students, businesses, and the community.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Stephanie from Phoenix, AZ
  • Jan-04-2010 I am a current student here

    Though the campus may not be as pretty as some universities and it lacks the tightly knit campus life you can only find at a university, PVCC still contains friendly people and the services you need for your education. PVCC has a quality Learning Support Center that is open Monday through Saturday, which has tutors that are always available to help you with any homework and writing issues you may have. In addition, PVCC has a Computer Commons section located right next to the Learning Support Center that houses a wide variety of computers, printers, and rooms for all of its students. Overall, the ambiance around the campus is a positive, warm one and if a student ever needs any kind of help, there are 600 work stations to go to and there is always someone to help you. Counselors, academic advisers, financial aide advisers, and librarians can be reached at any time classes are in session.

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