Phoenix College (PC) is part of Maricopa Community College, which is considered the largest community college system in the U.S and the largest provider of higher education in America.
Phoenix College offers over 200 programs including biology, English and nursing. The Applied Business department at Phoenix offers programs in management, marketing and fashion merchandising. The retail management degree, a 64-credit program, helps students prepare for careers in retail and the food industry.
The Communication Department offers many courses including, public speaking, voice and diction and the art of storytelling. The Storybook Stagecoach, an outreach program sponsored by the Communication Department, is in its 19th season and helps bring children’s literature to life on stage.
The Physics department at Phoenix College offers courses in general physics, electricity and magnetism and mechanics. The department offers concentrations in astronomy, engineering and geology. Physics courses may require more than one prerequisite.
The Legal Studies department at Phoenix College offers Associates in Applied Science degree in paralegal studies. The paralegal studies program is the largest of its kind in the state of Phoenix. The program also offers a certificate of completion.
Phoenix College offers the very popular Teachers Prep program that helps aspiring teachers that are still in high-school prepare for entry into education programs and employment as a teacher.