Pima Community College

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

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How much is the Pima CC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Pima CC's tuition & fees is $2,370 for Arizona residents and $7,686 for out-of-state students.
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 $18,096 for Arizona residents and $23,412 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Pima CC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Arizona Residents Tuition & Fees$2,370
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,686
Books & Supplies Costs$1,920
Off-campus Room & Board$10,572
Off-campus Expenses$3,234
2023-2024 Estimates
Arizona Residents Tuition & Fees$2,496
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,808

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Pima CC' tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Arizona, its tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $14,498.
Pima Community College$2,370$7,686
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Arizona 2-4 Years Colleges$18,472
Public Schools$5,723$14,498
Private Schools$19,834

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Pima 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.
Pima Community CollegeTucson, AZ$2,370$7,686
Scottsdale Community CollegeScottsdale, AZ$2,358$8,958

Financial Aid and COA

At Pima Community College, 3,599 students (24%) 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 $3,460.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Pima CC is $19,952 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 578 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 $5,174 and the average amount of student loans is $3,366.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$18,096$23,412
Tuition & Fees$2,370$7,686
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$15,726$15,726
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$14,636$19,952
Average Financial Aid$3,460$3,460
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship3,59924%$3,460
Pell Grants2,92820%$3,459
Federal Student Loan7515%$3,850
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid57868%-
Grants or Scholarships53362%$5,174
Federal Grants46554%$5,351
Pell Grants46554%$5,130
Other Federal Grants11313%$910
State/Local Grants354%$861
Institutional Grants10012%$2,390
Student Loan Aid668%$3,366
Federal Student Loans668%$3,366
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level490455$5,167
110,001 or more110-

Student Population

Pima Community College has a total of 15,293 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 6,234 male students and 8,766 female students attending Pima CC. The school offers online degree programs and 4,610 students enrolled online exclusively (30.14% of all students).
Undergraduate15,000 6,2348,766

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address4905C East Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ
Degree & Programs
Program Offered107 Programs
Online Program Offered19 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population15,293
Graduation Rate18%
Transfer-out Rate14%
Retention Rate68% (Full-time), 52% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate19 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties243 (Full-time), 662 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs1,162 (Full-time), 1,209 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$65,373
Average Staff Salary$59,058