Make it happen at Paradise Valley Community College
Make your dreams happen at Paradise Valley Community College
At Paradise Valley Community College, your success is our success!
Located in Northeast Phoenix and at our Black Mountain campus, PVCC offers a rich campus life filled with academics, athletics, arts, culture, and community outreach opportunities.
It is our mission to provide you with access to educational and hands-on training opportunities in a welcoming, inclusive, and supportive environment. This is why we offer classroom, online, and hybrid classes that allow you to start your program when you are ready and adjust your courses to meet your needs. We also have award-winning, expert faculty members who will keep you inspired and motivated.
Are you looking to transfer to a top-notch, four-year program? Good news! Both Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona offer their courses at PVCC, so you can complete your bachelor’s degree here on campus.
Since 2013, PVCC has been recognized by the Aspen Institute as a Top 150 College in the U.S. based upon student success and transfer rates. We invite you to be a part of our winning team. Fill out the form on this page to learn how to make your dreams happen at PVCC!
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70+ degree and certificate programs in health care, business, legal studies and more
Flexible learning options including day, evening, and online.
2 locations in the north valley, including the 32nd Street and Union Hills and the Black Mountain campuses.
"I found the learning experience at Paradise Valley Community college to be transformational. Instructors do more than teach. They inspire, encourage, and provide opportunities to PVCC students so they may create opportunities for themselves to fulfill their goals and passions with greater success.”
- Michael Guzman
You don’t have to pay big money for an outstanding education. At Paradise Valley Community College, you’ll discover a college experience designed for people just like you – at a price that’s easy to handle.
With an average class size of 15.3, you'll get personal attention from instructors.
At $85 per credit, Paradise Valley Community College offers the lowest tuition in Maricopa County.
$34,000,000 in total scholarships have been awarded by the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation since inception.