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Mesa Community College

Mesa Community College

Mesa Community College


Discover Unlimited Opportunities at Mesa Community College!

What are your future dreams and goals? Whether you’re interested in learning English, earning an associate degree, or transferring to a four-year university, our #1 priority is helping you succeed!Recognized as one of the top 150 community colleges in the United States, Mesa Community College is a welcoming, global community attracting students from nearly 60 countries around the world!

Mesa Community College (MCC):

  • is a multi-campus college established in 1963, serving nearly 20,000 students per year.
  • is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
  • has industry accreditations for these innovative programs: Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Child Development Lab, Veterinary Technology/Animal Health, Automotive Technology, Paramedic, and Manufacturing Technology.
  • was named a Top 150 U.S. Community College by Aspen Institute!

Mesa, Arizona is:

  • the 3rd largest city in Arizona and a suburb of Phoenix, the 5th largest city in the United States.In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked Metro Phoenix #26 for Best Place to Live in the U.S.!
  • close to many year-round recreational activities (e.g. hiking, camping, boating, fishing, kayaking, tubing down the Salt River, golf, cycling, horseback riding, major league baseball spring training, music concerts, etc.) including an amusement/water park just minutes from campus.
  • a day trip to the mountains for winter activities such as skiing, snowboarding, and tubing.
  • just a day trip to the Grand Canyon, considered to be one of the seven natural wonders of the world, and a MUST SEE when you study here!

MCC offers:

  • Affordable high-quality education
  • Small classes (average size of 20 students) with personalized attention
  • More than 195 programs, degrees, and certificates with flexible scheduling options
  • A two-year associate degree with a seamless transfer to 40 four-year universities to complete your bachelor’s degree. Our top “2+2” transfer institutions include Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona,
  • An Intensive English program,
  • Friendly and helpful faculty with master's and doctoral degrees,
  • Computer labs, free tutoring, disability resources, career services, and personalized counselling,
  • Over 30 student clubs, sports teams, and organizations (including multicultural/ethnic clubs)
  • Nearby off-campus housing.

Popular Programs


Our multi-faceted Business Department offers programs in Accountancy, Business (with specialities in Business, Business Communication, International Trade, Small Business, & Salesmanship), Fashion Merchandising & Design, and Real Estate.

Computer Information Systems

MCC has a robust Computer Information System program taught by renowned faculty featuring Apple App Development with Swift (designed by Apple engineers & educators), a Networking & Security program, and Multimedia & Game Technology.

Intensive English Program

The mission of the English Language Program at Mesa Community College is to provide students with high-quality language instruction and cultural skills necessary for success in their academic, professional, civic, and personal lives.We accept students at all language levels from beginner to advanced. Students interested in a degree program at MCC who need to improve their English, can start with intensive English classes.


The Admissions Process Requirements

1. Submit One Form of Proof of English Proficiency. Choose either:

Academic Programs

Choose one from the following:

  • TOEFL - A minimum of iBT-61, CBT-173, or PBT-500
  • IELTS Indicator - A minimum of 5.5
  • Duolingo English Test - 90 and above

Admission to the MCC English as a Second Language Program:

Choose one from the following:

  • TOEFL - 23 iBT, 97 CBT, or 400 PBT
  • IELTS Indicator - Overall Band score below 5.5
  • Duolingo English Test
  • At least 6 (six) years of English language instruction as shown on school transcript(s)

2. Collect Your Official Transcript(s).

This can be your official high school transcript or certificate of graduation in English.

  • The completion date of secondary education comparable to the U.S. high school must be clearly indicated.
  • Only an original transcript with an English translation by a certified translator is acceptable.

3. Provide Evidence of Financial Support.

In compliance with the Department of Homeland Security/SEVIS regulations, all international applicants on an F-1 student visa must provide evidence of sufficient funds available for their studies. International students at MCC are required to show sponsorship for a minimum of $20,350 per year. The exact cost changes slightly from year to year due to changes in tuition costs.

  • Complete the Evidence of Financial Support form and obtain signatures as needed.
  • Provide an original letter on official bank letterhead showing that the student (if self-supported) or the sponsor has sufficient funds on deposit to cover tuition and living expenses while in the U.S.

NOTE: For the visa process, the American Embassy or Consulate will require another set of original financial documents.

4. Provide a Scanned Photocopy of the Identification Page of Your Current Passport.


  • Mesa

    Southern and Dobson Campus 1833 West Southern Ave, 85202, Mesa