Education has the power to inspire growth and change lives. In nearly 50 years, 500,000 GCC students have graduated with two-year degrees, transferred to a university, completed new career training, or finished an occupational certificate. From enrollment through graduation, GCC advisors, tutors and counselors guide your academic experience. On campus or online, small classes are taught by world-class faculty who know you by name. Outside of the classroom, you will find a welcoming community of student clubs, athletics, arts and culture. Glendale Community College is one of ten, higher education institutions in the Maricopa Community College District. With two fully-accredited campuses and one affiliate, GCC serves a diverse student body in northwest Maricopa County with affordable, high-quality education in an engaging and personal academic environment. Choose your path from our 44 degrees, and 65 certificate programs. GCC maintains accreditation through The Higher Learning Commission / North Central Association.