Maricopa Skill Center

Address:  1245 E Buckeye
Phoenix, Arizona 85034-4101
Phone:  General information - (602) 238-4300
Financial aid office - (602) 238-4350
Admissions office - (602) 238-4343
Mission statement:  The Maricopa Skill Center is a workforce development center dedicated to helping individuals reach economic self-sufficiency. * Training individuals in technical and occupational skills. * Assisting employers in meeting their hiring needs. * Providing bus...
Type:  2-year, Public
Religious affiliation:  Not applicable
Federal aid:  Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).

Awards Offered

Certificates:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Two but less than 4 years certificate
Special learning
Credit accepted:  Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits


Largest Program
Largest ProgramProgram Length (hrs)
Welding Technology/Welder1,931
Detailed Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
   Tuition and fees$8,967$6,178$6,053
   Books and supplies$145$70$0
Off Campus
   Room and board$9,828$7,101$6,759
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
   Off Campus$25,444$18,047$17,285
   Off Campus with Family$13,780$10,721$10,526
More Programs
ProgramProgram Length (hrs)Tuition and feesBooks and supplies
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General1,746$7,854$275
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician1,511$6,995$75
Building/Property Maintenance and Management1,406$6,710$302
Printing Press Operator1,371$5,961$305
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training1,273$7,252$770


Total population:  1151
Undergrad population:  1151
Undergrad ages:  72% 25 and over, 28% 24 and under
Campus setting:   Large City
Campus housing:  No

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