Chandler–Gilbert Community College

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Chandler-Gilbert Community College
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Other name
MottoA small college with a big heart. (Informal)
TypeCommunity College
Established1992 (1992)
AffiliationMaricopa County Community College District
Higher Learning Commission
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
PresidentDr. William Guerriero
LocationChandler, Arizona, United States
33°17′36″N 111°47′46″W / 33.29332°N 111.79614°W / 33.29332; -111.79614Coordinates: 33°17′36″N 111°47′46″W / 33.29332°N 111.79614°W / 33.29332; -111.79614
Sun Lakes
Queen Creek
ColorsTeal and Silver
Sporting affiliations
Arizona Community College Athletic Conference
National Junior College Athletic Association
MascotCody the Coyote
WebsiteOfficial Website
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Chandler–Gilbert Community College (CGCC) is a community college in the Maricopa County Community College District.


CGCC was founded in 1985 as an extension of Mesa Community College. It was later independently accredited in 1992.[1]


The college operates from three campuses.[2]

Organization and administration[edit]

The college president is Dr. Greg Peterson.

Academic profile[edit]

The college has departments of Aviation and Applied Technology, Business and Computing Studies, Communications and Fine Arts, Composition, Creative Writing and Literature, Modern Languages and Humanities Division, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Mathematics, Nursing and Health Sciences, Science & Library.

Student life[edit]


The college athletics teams are nicknamed the Coyotes.

Notable people[edit]


  1. ^ 1996 Accreditation Self-Study Archived September 7, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ 1996 Accreditation Self-Study Archived September 7, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Martin, Dan (February 20, 2014). "Jaron's Long journey home to Yankees spring training". New York Post. Retrieved August 22, 2014.

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