EMCC’s Mariposa Hall is LEED Gold Certified Building for its sustainable construction and features.
EMCC improved learning spaces in 2013 with the opening of the Estrella Hall expansion.
EMCC has an award-winning visiting art exhibition program.
EMCC partners with local and national companies to offer student internships.
EMCC led a consortium of colleges to a $13.5 million federal grant for energy programs.
EMCC opened the Buckeye Educational Center in 2011 in partnership with the Town of Buckeye.
EMCC is a designated Title V Hispanic Serving Institution with more than 25% Hispanic students.
EMCC students adopted the mountain lion as the official mascot.
EMCC created a new firefighter certification program in 2012.
EMCC was ranked in the top 10% of community colleges nationwide for the past two years.
EMCC received 10-year re-accreditation from the HLC in March 2012.
EMCC students write and edit an online student magazine entitled “The Lion’s Perspective.”
EMCC publishes “Mariposa,” an annual literary journal showcasing student creativity.
EMCC is home to a burrowing owl habitat constructed by students to support ecological diversity.
EMCC hosts the annual Hermanas Conference to promote STEM careers to Hispanic young women.