Scottsdale Community College

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Scottsdale Community College
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TypePublic community college
Established1969 (1969)
AffiliationMaricopa County Community College District
Higher Learning Commission
PresidentChris Haines
Location, ,
United States

33°30′44″N 111°53′07″W / 33.5121878°N 111.8851779°W / 33.5121878; -111.8851779Coordinates: 33°30′44″N 111°53′07″W / 33.5121878°N 111.8851779°W / 33.5121878; -111.8851779
CampusUrban, 52 Acres
ColorsGreen and Gold
NicknameFighting Artichokes
Sporting affiliations
National Junior College Athletic Association
Arizona Community College Athletic Conference
MascotArtie the Artichoke
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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.


Unique among colleges, SCC is the only public community college located on tribal land. The college also hosts NAU-Scottsdale, which offers several undergraduate programs, as well as the SCC2NAU program. SCC2NAU is a joint admission program between Scottsdale Community College and Northern Arizona University. .


Scottsdale Community College offers associate degrees as well as Certificates of Completion.

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "#10 Tim Esmay". Arizona State Sports Information. Archived from the original on 2012-09-22. Retrieved 3 July 2012.

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