Find Teaching Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Central Arizona College

Find Schools Near

Central Arizona College Teaching Programs

Central Arizona College is a public institution located in Coolidge, Arizona. The rural area surrounding Pinal County Community College is great for students who love a peaceful atmosphere.

87 Undergraduate Degrees

Best Teaching Schools

Central Arizona College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Pinal County Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#4 Most Popular General Education Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Central Arizona College?


Contact details for Pinal County Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 8470 N Overfield Rd, Coolidge, AZ 85128-9030
Phone: 520-494-5444

How Do I Get Into Pinal County Community College?

You can apply to Pinal County Community College online at:

Central Arizona College has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Central Arizona College?

6% Take Out Loans
12.2% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Pinal County Community College, approximately 6% of students took out student loans averaging $4,897 a year. That adds up to $19,588 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Pinal County Community College is 12.2%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Central Arizona College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,181 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
51% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,076 undergraduate students at Pinal County Community College, with 1,181 being full-time and 2,895 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 1,181 full-time undergraduates at Pinal County Community College, 39% are male and 61% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Central Arizona College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 61
Hispanic or Latino 415
White 475
International Students 23
Other Races/Ethnicities 188

Over 20 countries are represented at Pinal County Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Canada, and Nigeria.

Online Learning at Central Arizona College

1,324 Took All Classes Online
3,919 Took At Least One Class Online
48.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 3,919 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Pinal County Community College has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Pinal County Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Central Arizona College was 48.0%. This is the #482 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Pinal County Community College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Central Arizona College Teaching Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Early Childhood Education 26 4 0 30
General Education 0 19 10 29
Elementary Education 0 15 13 28
Physical Education Teaching & Coaching 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 26 38 23 87


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Teaching Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited education & teaching schools across the U.S.