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A Historic Timeline

In 1969, Pima Community College enrolled 3,500 students in a handful of degree and certificate programs. In 2008, the College served over 70,000 students in over 100 degree and certificate programs and a wide variety of non-credit programs. 

Join us in exploring the growth and evolution of the College through its first 40 years! Click on the decades below for the College's history.

1965 – 1969

1965-1969 events

1970 – 1979

1970 – 1979 events

1980 – 1989

1980 – 1989 events

1990 – 1999

1990 – 1999 events

2000 – present

2000-present events