Scottsdale Community College.

Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale, AZ2 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale Community College is a public community college in Scottsdale, Arizona. It is on the eastern boundary of the city on 160 acres (650,000 m2) of land belonging to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. The lease was taken out in 1970 and will expire in 2069. The college is part of the Maricopa County Community College District.


  • Offers certificate, and associate degrees
  • 6,025 students
  • 0.13 faculty staff per student

Notable programs at Scottsdale Community College

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Visual and Performing Arts, Business, Marketing, Journalism, Elementary Education, Recreation and Leisure Studies, and Criminal Justice.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Scottsdale Community College was $7,878, while for in-state students it was $2,094. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $4,955.

The average financial aid at Scottsdale Community College is $4,313. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $3,565 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Scottsdale Community College

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

24% of undergraduate students at Scottsdale Community College received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Scottsdale Community College

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,390.

Diversity at Scottsdale Community College

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017