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- STEM Summer Camp at Central Arizona College
Central Arizona College will conduct a STEM Summer Camp from Monday, Aug. 3 through Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 at the Signal Peak, San Tan and Aravaipa Campuses.
- Central Arizona College Recognizes Graduates
Central Arizona College recognized the accomplishments of its graduates during a district commencement ceremony on Friday, May 15 at CAC’s Signal Peak Campus.
- Future Nurses Recognized at Central Arizona College’s Nursing Pinning Ceremony
Central Arizona College celebrated the 50th Nursing Division Graduating Class during the Spring 2015 Nursing Pinning Ceremony held at the Signal Peak Campus on May 7.
- Central Arizona College Engineering and Technology Division Recognizes Students and Business Partners
Central Arizona College’s Engineering and Technology Division recognized students and business partners for their outstanding achievements during the annual Advisory Board Breakfast at the Signal Peak Campus.
- Students Invited to Experience CAC during Summer Bridge 2015
Central Arizona College is offering recent high school graduates, beginning with the class of 2013, and GED recipients an opportunity to experience life as a college student this summer.
- Central Arizona College’s First Step and Early College Programs Open Doors to High School Students
Central Arizona College, through the First Step and Early College programs, offers an avenue for students to earn college credit while still in high school.
- Enroll Now for Summer Session at Central Arizona College
Central Arizona College is currently enrolling students for its 2015 summer sessions. Register today – summer registration deadlines are quickly approaching!
- Central Arizona College Honors Superstition Mountain Campus Students
Central Arizona College recently held a student awards ceremony at its Superstition Mountain Campus in Apache Junction to recognize students for their outstanding achievements.
- Central Arizona College Honors Maricopa Campus Students
Central Arizona College recently held a student awards ceremony at its Maricopa Campus to recognize students for their outstanding achievements.
- Central Arizona College Honors San Tan Campus Students
Central Arizona College recently held a student awards ceremony at its San Tan Campus to recognize students for their outstanding achievements.
- Central Arizona College Honors Signal Peak Campus Students
Central Arizona College recently recognized more than 90 students during the annual awards ceremony at the Signal Peak Campus. Students were recognized for their outstanding academic achievements.
- Summer StepUp Program Being Offered
Central Arizona College’s Title V program is offering the 2015 Summer StepUp Program to current students and those who will be entering CAC this fall.
- CAC Offering Spanish Immersion Program this Summer in Cuernavaca, Mexico
Central Arizona College is offering its annual Spanish immersion program this summer in Cuernavaca, Mexico.
- Central Arizona College Honors Aravaipa Campus Students
Central Arizona College recently held a student awards ceremony at its Aravaipa Campus to recognize students for their outstanding achievements.
- CAC Business Seminar Students Complete Capstone Project to Benefit County
Each year, Central Arizona College students enrolled in the ITV Hybrid/Online, BUS260 Business Applied Seminar class choose a community service project to benefit Pinal County.
- CAC Phi Beta Lambda Members Excel at State Competition
The Central Arizona College Business Club recently participated in the 45th Annual Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) State Leadership Conference at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, AZ.
- Central Arizona College Blood Drive
Central Arizona College’s Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is sponsoring a blood drive on Thursday, April 23 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.
- “Swing, Swing, Swing – Old School”
The Central Arizona College Jazz Ensemble will conclude their spring concert schedule with “Swing, Swing, Swing – Old School” on Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
- CAC to Close Olympic-size Pool
Central Arizona College is closing the Signal Peak Campus pool effective May 14, 2015. The 40 year old Olympic-sized pool is not repairable in its current condition nor is it sustainable.
- “Puszta!” A Spring Band Concert
The Central Arizona Community Wind Ensemble will present “Puszta! A Spring Band Concert” on Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m.
- CAC Student Named Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholar
Central Arizona College student, Jennifer Montreuil-McGowan, is one of eight students selected internationally as an Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholar.
- Two CAC Students Named Coca-Cola Scholars
Two Central Arizona College students were recently named 2015 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team scholars.
- Community Invited to Attend 4th Annual Job Quest at CAC’s Aravaipa Campus
The 4th Annual Central Arizona College Job Quest will take place on Tuesday, April 7, at the Aravaipa Campus from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Cafeteria.
- Plan to Attend 1st Annual Job Expo at CAC’s San Tan Campus
The 1st Annual Central Arizona College Job Expo will take place on Wednesday, April 8, at the San Tan Campus from 10 a.m.-1 p.m
- 11th Annual Job Fair set for April 2 at CAC’s Signal Peak Campus
The 11th Annual Central Arizona College Job Fair will take place on Thursday, April 2, at the Signal Peak Campus from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. inside the George Young Activity Center.
- Don’t duck! Sculptor’s Show Provides Movement and Motion that Speak to Your Eyes Only
Arizona-based artist and sculptor Kevin Caron’s one-person show opens at Central Arizona College on March 10.
- Four Central Arizona College Students Earn All-Arizona Academic Honors
Four of Central Arizona College’s outstanding students have been selected to the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society All-Arizona Academic Team.
- Local FFA Students Excel at 2015 Dean Merrell Memorial South Central District FFA Field Day
Each year, Central Arizona College’s Dean Merrell Future Farmers of America Field Day brings together students from the south central Arizona region to compete in events...
- Phil Bond Named 2015 Dean Merrell Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
Phil Bond of Casa Grande, Ariz. has been named the 2015 Dean Merrell Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the South Central District of the Arizona Association Future Farmers of America (FFA).
- CAC Looking for Exhibitors for 11th Annual Job Fair at Signal Peak Campus
Central Arizona College invites local businesses and organizations to participate in the 11th Annual Job Fair.
- Central Arizona College Recognized for Video Teleconferencing Collaboration Efforts
Central Arizona College was recently featured on Polycom’s Public Sector View for the work being done with video teleconferencing (VTC) and video content management.
- CAC Looking for Exhibitors to Participate in 1st Annual Job Expo at San Tan Campus
Central Arizona College is seeking companies and organizations to participate in its 1st Annual Job Expo at the San Tan Campus.
- CAC Seeking Exhibitors for 4th Annual Job Quest at Aravaipa Campus
Central Arizona College invites local businesses and organizations to participate in the 4th Annual Job Quest.
- Students at Central Arizona College Desire to Fill Available Positions
The Central Arizona College Online Job Board is available for businesses to recruit students at no charge.
- Register Now for Spring Classes at Central Arizona College
There is still time to register for 2015 spring classes at Central Arizona College.
- Register Now for CAC’s GED Prep Classes Throughout Pinal County
The College will offer GED classes to help students prepare for their General Educational Development (GED) diploma at several locations throughout Pinal County during the spring semester.
- Registration Now Open for CAC’s ESL Classes in Northern, Western Pinal County
Central Arizona College will offer English as a Second Language (or ELAA, English Language Acquisition for Adults) classes at several locations throughout Pinal County during the spring semester.
- Central Arizona College Recognizes Radiologic Technology Graduates
Central Arizona College recently honored nineteen radiologic technology students during a pinning ceremony at its Superstition Mountain Campus.
- Students Can Score Financial Aid During College Goal FAFSA on Feb. 7 at CAC’s San Tan Campus
Central Arizona College invites college-bound seniors and parents to College Goal FAFSA at the San Tan Campus on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at 2 p.m
- Central Arizona College Offers Opportunity to Study in Cuba
Central Arizona College is excited to offer a week long study abroad program to the exotic country of Cuba.
- Radiologic Technology Students Head to the Trails to Volunteer
On November 25, Central Arizona College Radiologic Technology students took to the trails.
- FFA South Central District Mid-winter CDE Day Held at Central Arizona College
More than 125 students, representing 10 high schools throughout the FFA South Central District recently attended the mid-winter Career Development Event (CDE) day at Central Arizona College.
- CAC Foundation Receives $6,500 for Promise for the Future Scholarships
The Central Arizona College Foundation has received $6,500 from TransCanada Corporation in support of the Promise for the Future program.
- 14 Central Arizona College Alumni Inducted into CAC Wall of Success
Central Arizona College dedicated the Wall of Success and welcomed 14 new members to this honor on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 at the Don P. Pence Center for Visual & Performing Arts.
- CAC Business Club Students Excel at Fall Leadership Conference
Central Arizona College’s Business Club recently sent six students to the Phi Beta Lambda Fall Leadership Conference...
- Welding Students Excel at Competition
Twelve of Central Arizona College’s welding students recently competed at the Welding Thunder competition for high school and college students.
- CAC Fire Science Technology Program Earns FESHE Recognition
Central Arizona College’s Fire Science Technology program has been approved and is now recognized by Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE).
- Six Easy Steps will Help Students Jumpstart Their Education at Central Arizona College
Registration for the 2015 spring semester now is underway at all of Central Arizona College's locations in Pinal County.
- Live and Learn at Central Arizona College
The Central Arizona College Department of Residence Life recognizes that campus living provides one of the many learning opportunities available for students at CAC.
- BIG GAME Job Fairs to be Held at CAC Campuses
Central Arizona College will host “BIG GAME” job fairs to allow CAC students and Pinal County residents an opportunity to apply...
- Big Band Blast - CAC Jazz Ensemble Concert Nov. 21
The Central Arizona College Jazz Ensemble is proud to present “Big Band Blast” on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Don P. Pence Center.
- CAC’s Brandi Clark Named Human Resources Professional of the Year for 2014
Brandi Clark, Executive Director of Human Resources for Central Arizona College was recently named Human Resources Professional of the Year for 2014.
- Heavy Equipment Operator Program Trains Students to Fill Need
Employers in the heavy equipment operating industry are in need of workers with the latest knowledge and skills for operating several types of construction equipment.
- CAC Massage Therapy Student Offers Therapeutic Healing at Age 84
As she enters her tenth year of this work, Meyer just turned 84 and is still going strong!
- CAC Receives Largest Grant in History of College
CAC in partnership with consortium members receives $10 million TAACCCT Grant
- Study Shows CAC Returns More to Government Budgets Than it Costs
Central Arizona College plays a significant role in Pinal County’s economy, according to a study conducted by Economic Modeling Specialist International (EMSI).
- Recruiting Students is FREE using the CAC Online Job Board
With students continually looking for employment and the holiday season fast approaching, employers can fill all of their employment needs with students from Central Arizona College.
- Maricopa Campus 1st Annual Job Fair Set for September 23
The 1st Annual Central Arizona College Job Fair will take place on Tuesday, September 23rd, at the Maricopa Campus from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Piano-Keyboard Classes Available
Central Arizona College is again offering a Piano Keyboard class and private lesson opportunities this fall.
- CAC Expands Culinary Arts Program
Central Arizona College is expanding its Culinary Arts program to three campuses this fall.
- Central Arizona College and Pinal Partnership to Host Gubernatorial Debate at Signal Peak Campus
Pinal Partnership, in collaboration with Central Arizona College will host Arizona’s first General Election Gubernatorial Debate on Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Don P. Pence Center...
- New Hotel and Restaurant Courses Offered This Fall
Career advancement and earnings can be greatly accelerated through the completion of a hotel and restaurant management (HRM) certificate or degree from Central Arizona College.
- Sonography Graduates Recognized
Central Arizona College recognized six students for completing the college’s diagnostic medical sonography program on Friday, Aug. 8...
- New Communication Studies Program Being Offered This Fall
Beginning this fall, Central Arizona College will offer a newly developed Communication Studies program.
- Welcome Week Events Planned at All CAC Campuses
Beginning Mon, Aug. 18, CAC will welcome back its students, faculty, and staff with a variety of events and activities during its annual Welcome Week.
- Final Registration for Fall Taking Place Now
Students have until Saturday, Aug. 16, to register for the fall 2014 semester at Central Arizona College.
- CAC’s Maricopa Campus looking for exhibitors to participate in 1st Annual Job Fair
Central Arizona College is seeking companies and organizations to participate in its 1st Annual Job Fair hosted by the institution’s Maricopa Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 23
- Employment opportunities available at CAC’s 6th Annual Job Expo
Central Arizona College’s 6th Annual Job Expo will take place on Wednesday, September 17th, at the Superstition Mountain Campus from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Registration Accepted for CAC’s 6th Annual Job Expo at Superstition Mountain Campus
Central Arizona College is inviting organizations to participate in the 6th Annual Job Expo hosted by the institution’s Superstition Mountain Campus on Wednesday, Sept. 17
- CAC Choral Program Seeking Talent
The Central Arizona College choral program is accepting new members to learn and perform at its Signal Peak Campus.
- New Real Estate Certificate Beginning this Fall
With projected growth for the Sun Corridor area and improved economic conditions in the Arizona real estate market, the need for real estate professionals is on the increase.
- New Logistics Course Being Offered at CAC
New this fall, Central Arizona College is offering a Fundamentals of Logistics-Organization Management (BUS292) course.
- Registration Now Open for CAC’s ESL Classes in Northern, Western Pinal County
CAC offering English as a Second Language classes at several locations throughout Pinal County during the fall semester.
- CAC Offering Fall GED Classes Throughout Pinal County
Central Arizona College will offer GED classes throughout Pinal County during the fall semester.
- Fire Science Technology program Offers Training for New and Seasoned Firefighters
CAC's Fire Science Technology program is a leader in providing training and educational programs for new and seasoned firefighters.
- State Appropriates $1 million for STEM and Workforce Development
CAC has received an additional state appropriation of $750,000 in STEM and Workforce Development funding. This brings the total STEM state dollars received by the college to $1,009,300.
- Early Childhood Associate Degree Program Earns NAEYC Accreditation
Early Childhood Education degree program granted accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children’s (NAEYC) Commission
- Manufacturing Engineering Program Prepares Graduates
Manufacturing Engineering Program Prepares Graduates for Jobs in Automation Industry
- Nominations for 2014 Wall of Success Accepted Through July 31
Central Arizona College is accepting nominations for the 2014 Alumni Achievement Award
- Fire Chiefs Association Gives $25,000 Gift
FCAPC presented a check for $25,000 to CAC Foundation
- Central Arizona College Class of 2014
CAC held the first ever combined graduation ceremony for its five campuses on...
- CAC sending men’s and women’s team to College National Finals Rodeo
CAC is sending a women’s and men’s team to compete at the...
- Renewable energy training provided by CAC prepares students for careers in solar
In July 2009, Central Arizona College received over $2 million dollars in...
- 845 graduates celebrated at CAC’s annual commencement ceremony
Eight-hundred and forty-five Central Arizona College students were celebrated for...
- Local artist Jennifer McGowan named CAC’s Student of the Month for May
Jennifer McGowan, a painter, skydiver and native of...
- 120 students recognized at CAC’s GED graduation ceremony
One hundred and twenty students were recognized for...
- 23 future nurses celebrated at CAC’s nursing pinning ceremony
Twenty-three Central Arizona College students were celebrated and recognized for completing the college’s nursing program, one of the most challenging curricula offered in higher education.
- 18 honored at CAC’s San Tan Campus student awards ceremony
A total of 18 awards were presented to 18 students during...
- CAC Business Club travels to nation’s capital to participate in annual DECA international career conference
The Central Arizona College Business Club sent seven students to the...
- CAC Now Enrolling for First Step and Early College Programs
Although the traditional school year is quickly coming to a close, it’s...
- 36 students honored at Superstition Mountain Campus student awards ceremony
Luu Thai (Apache Junction/Apache Junction HS) was tabbed as the campus’s Most Engaged...
- 123 students honored at Signal Peak Campus student awards ceremony
A total of 137 different awards were presented to 123 students during...
- 20 students honored at Central Arizona College’s Maricopa Campus student awards ceremony
20 students honored at Central Arizona College’s Maricopa Campus student awards ceremony
- Aravaipa Campus's Lorena Villanueva selected to the All-USA Community College Academic Team
Central Arizona College Aravaipa Campus student Lorena Villanueva (San Manuel/San Manuel HS) is...
- Signal Peak Campus’s Lisha Finley named April Student of the Month
Central Arizona College's Learning Center employs several tutors across its many locations...
- Registration begins May 19 for CAC’s GED & ESL classes
Registration for Central Arizona College’s General Educational Development (GED)...
- CAC science professor Dr. Beth Krueger writes chapter in college science teaching book
The chapter, called Take Your Students Outside: Success With Science Outdoors, was...
- 33 students honored at Aravaipa Campus student awards ceremony
A total of 47 awards were presented to 33 different students during Central Arizona...
- Four students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Aravaipa Campus
Phi Theta Kappa recognizes and encourages the academic achievement of...
- Spring 2014 South Central District Leadership Day Showcases FFA Student Accomplishments
The Spring 2014 Future Farmers of America (FFA) South Central District Leadership Day...
- Coolidge wins 38th annual CAC high school math contest
The contest, held at CAC’s Signal Peak Campus, pitted students from five Pinal County...
- CAC offering two Spanish immersion programs this summer in Costa Rica and Cuernavaca, Mexico
Designed to vastly improve the Spanish comprehension and speech of the participants...
- Superstition Mountain Campus student Aline Kraus named Guistwhite Scholar
Aline Kraus (Wäschenbeuren, Germany/Hohenstaufen Gymnasium Göppingen), a student at...
- Signal Peak Campus student Sean Kolder named Coca-Cola Gold Scholar
Sean Kolder (Casa Grande/Casa Verde HS), a student at Central Arizona College’s...
- Maricopa Campus wins RED Award for ‘Best Education Project’
Central Arizona College’s Maricopa Campus, the first construction phase of which...
- Maricopa’s Socorro Carrillo named CAC’s March Student of the Month
Socorro Carrillo is the first student leader to grace Central Arizona College’s...
- CAC hosts first-ever Career Explorations Workshop & Entrepreneurship Seminar April 3
On Thursday, April 3, Central Arizona College will be hosting a Career...
- CAC closed for spring break March 17-22
Central Arizona College will be closed for spring break...
- Agriculture professor Kristen Benedict earns George Fridell Excellence in Teaching Award
Formerly known as the President’s Award, the George Fridell Excellence...
- Six Central Arizona College students earn All-Arizona Academic honors
Six of Central Arizona College’s outstanding students have been selected...
- CAC sociology professor Derrick Span earns George Fridell Excellence in Teaching Award
Derrick Span, professor of sociology and philosophy at...
- CAC culinary arts alum Aaron Encinas returns as head chef of CAC’s dining operations
The phrase, “Beginning every day from scratch,” is embroidered...
- CAC joins project to train 10,000 baby boomers for new jobs
Central Arizona College was recently chosen to join the Plus 50 Encore Completion Program...
- Online dietary managers certificate program earns national accreditation
Central Arizona College’s dietetic education program received approval...
- Score financial aid during College Goal Sunday on Feb. 23 at CG Center
In continuing its efforts to assist students in making college...
- CAC offering two new for-credit business internship courses
The CAC Office of Experiential Learning is offering students...
- Arizona printmaker Kathryn Maxwell’s work coming to CAC’s Visual Arts Gallery
As winter turns to spring in the desert, the...