EMCC values sustainability and is a member of the higher education organization AASHE.
EMCC is the site of the annual Maricopa Community Colleges Student Conference.
EMCC publishes “Mariposa,” an annual literary journal showcasing student creativity.
EMCC created a new firefighter certification program in 2012.
EMCC is home to a burrowing owl habitat constructed by students to support ecological diversity.
EMCC’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter has been awarded five-star status for 17 consecutive years.
EMCC employees raised more than $35,000 for Valley of the Sun United Way in 2012.
EMCC has an award-winning visiting art exhibition program.
EMCC is the only site in Arizona for certified Red Hat training.
EMCC supports career exploration and university transfer through the Career and Transfer Center.
EMCC hosts the Tale of Two Cities Parade and Festival with the cities of Avondale and Goodyear.
EMCC students write and edit an online student magazine entitled “The Lion’s Perspective.”
EMCC hosts the annual Hermanas Conference to promote STEM careers to Hispanic young women.
EMCC led a consortium of colleges to a $13.5 million federal grant for energy programs.
EMCC supports student success through a variety of career institutes.