Policies & Disclosures
Glendale Community College adheres to all Federal, State, and Maricopa District policies, regulations, disclosure reporting requirements, and laws. Most policies are found in the college catalog, or on the Maricopa Community College District website.
The Glendale Community College Public Safety department publishes annual reports that disclose relevant information about campus security policies and crime statistics for GCC Main campus and GCC North.
Cost of Attendance
The Net Price Calculator is a tool designed to help students estimate the annual cost to attend a Maricopa Community Colleges. This broad estimate is based on the cost of attendance and the financial aid that was provided to full-time, first-time degree/certificate seeking undergraduate students in 2009-10. Actual net price can vary significantly based on student eligibility and does not represent an actual award. Submission of the FAFSA is the only way to obtain a true and accurate determination of eligibility.
Diversity of Enrollment
In the Fall of 2012, enrollment of all full-time undergraduate students in credit programs was 7,335. Of these 49% were female and 51% were male. 2% were American Indian/Alaska Native, 4% were Asian/Pacific Islander, 7% were Black, 31% were Hispanic, 47% were White, 2% were Two or More Races, and 1% were Non-Resident Alien.
Diversity of Pell Recipients
Federal Pell Grant recipients comprised 55% of the full-time enrolled students in the Fall of 2012. Of these, 53% were female and 47% were male. 56% of the Pell recipients identified themselves as members of a racial or ethnic minority.
58% of the first-time, full-time undergraduate students who enrolled in the Fall of 2012 returned in the Fall of 2013. The part-time student retention rate was 36%.
Graduation and Transfer Rates
The 3-year graduation rate for full-time students entering in Fall 2010 was 12%. The 3-year transfer-out rate was 32%. The Office of Strategy, Planning and Accountability provides detailed information.
Glendale Community College is currently not authorized to deliver online classes to students who reside in a state other than Arizona per 34 CFR Part 600.9 - Institutional Eligibility under the Higher Education Act of 1965.
Equal Opportunity Statement
It is the policy of the Maricopa Community Colleges to promote equal employment opportunities through a positive continuing program. This means that Maricopa will not discriminate, nor tolerate discrimination, against any applicant or employee because of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Additionally, it is the policy of the Maricopa Community Colleges to provide an environment for each job applicant and employee that is free from sexual harassment, as well as harassment and intimidation on account of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Glendale Community College complies with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), which affords students certain rights with respect to their education records.
The Maricopa Community Colleges consisting of the District Support Services Center, Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Estrella Mountain Community College, GateWay Community College, Glendale Community College, Maricopa Skill Center, Mesa Community College, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix College, Rio Salado College, Scottsdale Community College and South Mountain Community College, does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including sexual harassment and pregnancy), handicap/disability, age, and disabled or Vietnam era veteran status in any of its policies or practices in compliance with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; the Civil Rights Act of 1991; Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972; Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act; the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, as amended; and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.
This nondiscrimination policy covers all aspects of the employment relationship and admission to, access to, and treatment of students in the Maricopa Community Colleges' programs and activities including vocational education. This policy also prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation in the admission and treatment of students in the Maricopa Community Colleges' programs and activities and in the hiring, treatment, promotion, evaluation, and termination of employees.
Inquiries regarding the equal opportunities policies, the filing of grievances, or the requesting of a copy of the procedures covering discrimination complaints may be directed to:
Dean of Student Services/ADA/504 Coordinator/Title IX Coordinator
6000 W. Olive Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85302
or, by email, Title IX concerns can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org and ADA concerns can be directed to email@example.com.
Política de No Discriminación
Los Colegios Comunitarios del condado de Maricopa que consiste en el Distrito del Centro de Servicios de Apoyo, Chandler - Gilbert Community College, Estrella Mountain Community College, Gateway Community College, Glendale Community College, Maricopa Skill Center, Mesa Community College, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix College, Rio Salado College, Scottsdale Community College y South Mountain Community College, no discrimina en base a raza, color, religión, origen nacional, sexo ( incluyendo el acoso sexual y el embarazo ), incapacidad / discapacidad, edad y discapacidad o estado de veterano de la era de Vietnam en cualquiera de sus políticas o prácticas en el cumplimiento de los Títulos VI y VII de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmendada, y la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1991, Título IX de la Ley de Enmiendas de Educación de 1972, las secciones 503 y 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades, la Ley de los Veteranos del Vietnam de 1974, según enmendada, y la Ley de Discriminación por Edad de 1975.
Esta política de no discriminación abarca todos los aspectos de la relación laboral y la admisión, el acceso y tratamiento de los estudiantes en los programas y actividades de los Colegios Comunitarios del condado de Maricopa, incluyendo la formación profesional. Esta política también prohíbe la discriminación por motivos de orientación sexual en el ingreso y el tratamiento de los estudiantes en los programas y actividades de los Colegios Comunitarios del condado de Maricopa y en la contratación, el tratamiento, la promoción, evaluación y despido de empleados.
Las preguntas sobre las políticas de igualdad de oportunidades, la presentación de quejas, o la petición de una copia de los procedimientos relativos a las quejas de discriminación se pueden dirigir a: