Newsroom

Welcome to MCC's newsroom, the official site for college news, story leads and resources for media.

Please contact Dawn Zimmer (dawn.zimmer@mesacc.edu, 480-461-7892) to schedule interviews, request photos or obtain additional information to support your reporting needs.

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Media Coverage

Experts List - Many of our faculty members welcome the opportunity to discuss their area of expertise. Contact Media Relations to arrange interviews with our experts, those listed here or others meeting your specific needs.

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    About Mesa Community College

    Mesa Community College is nationally recognized for university transfer, career and technical programs, civic engagement, service-learning and innovative approaches to education. On average MCC students provide 23,000 hours of community service annually. For more than 50 years, the college has served as a resource for education, workforce development and lifelong learning. Host to more than 25,400 students annually, MCC offers degree and certificate programs at its two campuses and additional locations through a combination of modalities. MCC is transforming how it champions student success through Guided Pathways with Integrated Support Services and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. MCC is a Hispanic Serving Institution with nearly 50% of its students being the first in their families to attend college. MCC has the largest indigenous student population of all the Maricopa Community Colleges; its American Indian Institute serves students from the 22 federally recognized Arizona tribes as well as out-of-state tribes. The diverse student body includes hundreds of international students from around the world. Award-winning faculty are dedicated to student success, providing the education and training that empowers MCC students to attain their goals. Located in the East Valley of Phoenix, Arizona, on the traditional territories of the O'odham, Piipaash and Yavapai Peoples, MCC is one of 10 colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District. Visit mesacc.edu to learn more.

    MCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

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