Estrella Mountain Community College
(EMCC) is a community
college in Avondale,
Arizona, USA, serving the West Valley community since 1990, and
at the Avondale campus since 1992.
The college is located at
3000 North Dysart Road, Avondale, Arizona 85392, on the northwest
corner of Dysart and Thomas Roads.
Mountain is a nationally recognized leader within the Maricopa Community College
District (the largest community college district in the United
States) that provides educational opportunities and workforce training to the burgeoning western
metropolitan Phoenix population
of more than 285,000 residents.
Located in the fastest
growing region of the country, the college’s service area
population is expected to grow to more that 1.6 million people by
Serving an average of 13,000 students per year, EMCC offers
numerous associate degrees
university transfer partnerships and multiple specialized
certificate programs. In addition, the college is the home to the
SouthWest Skill Center
Courses are taught by more than 300 caring resident and adjunct
who are experts in their field. With
an average class size of 20-credit students per instructor,
students receive individualized attention and every opportunity to
engage in the classroom experience.
Estrella Mountain Community College is accredited by the Commission
on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central
Association of Colleges and Schools. The Commission is located at
30 North La Salle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504;
telephone number: 800-621-7440.
- Estrella Mountain Community College
- Maricopa Community College District