Mesa Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Mesa, AZ

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How much is the Mesa CC tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Mesa CC's tuition & fees is $2,070 for Arizona residents and $7,854 for out-of-state students based on the NCES data.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $25,647 for Arizona residents and $31,431 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Mesa CC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Arizona Residents Tuition & Fees$2,070
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,854
Books & Supplies Costs$1,464
Off-campus Room & Board$10,872
Off-campus Expenses$11,241
2023-2024 Estimates
Arizona Residents Tuition & Fees$2,070
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,854

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Mesa CC' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,740. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Arizona, its tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $13,656.
Mesa Community College$2,070$7,854
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Arizona 2-4 Years Colleges$17,588
Public Schools$5,603$13,656
Private Schools$18,947

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Mesa CC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Mesa Community CollegeMesa, AZ$2,070$7,854
Arizona Western CollegeYuma, AZ$2,760$9,570
Central Arizona CollegeCoolidge, AZ$1,500$3,000
Glendale Community CollegeGlendale, AZ$2,070$7,854
Phoenix CollegePhoenix, AZ$2,070$7,854
South Mountain Community CollegePhoenix, AZ$2,070$7,854
Yavapai CollegePrescott, AZ$2,680$9,340
Paradise Valley Community CollegePhoenix, AZ$2,070$7,854
Chandler-Gilbert Community CollegeChandler, AZ$2,070$7,854
Estrella Mountain Community CollegeAvondale, AZ$2,070$7,854
Coconino Community CollegeFlagstaff, AZ$3,254$9,492

Financial Aid and COA

At Mesa Community College, 15,029 students (91%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $1,772.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Mesa CC is $29,659 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 819 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $3,405 and the average amount of student loans is $3,750.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$25,647$31,431
Tuition & Fees$2,070$7,854
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$23,577$23,577
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$23,875$29,659
Average Financial Aid$1,772$1,772
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship15,02991%$1,772
Pell Grants3,41421%$3,493
Federal Student Loan1,2127%$3,577
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid819100%-
Grants or Scholarships81899%$3,405
Federal Grants81799%$2,936
Pell Grants34242%$4,786
Other Federal Grants81299%$938
State/Local Grants4-$500
Institutional Grants23428%$1,646
Student Loan Aid719%$3,750
Federal Student Loans709%$3,297
Other Student Loans51%$7,100
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level344317$5,093
110,001 or more91$72

Student Population

Mesa Community College has a total of 15,772 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 7,395 male students and 9,099 female students attending Mesa CC. The school offers online degree programs and 3,977 students enrolled online exclusively (25.22% of all students).
Undergraduate16,494 7,3959,099

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1833 W Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ
Degree & Programs
Program Offered256 Programs
Online Program Offered54 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population15,772
Graduation Rate13%
Transfer-out Rate19%
Retention Rate64% (Full-time), 41% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties289 (Full-time), 820 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs688 (Full-time), 1,158 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$86,237
Average Staff Salary$61,923