EMCC values sustainability and is a member of the higher education organization AASHE.
EMCC celebrated 20 years of serving students and the community in 2012.
EMCC students adopted the mountain lion as the official mascot.
EMCC was awarded a federal grant to journey to become a Learning College.
EMCC is home to a burrowing owl habitat constructed by students to support ecological diversity.
EMCC created a new firefighter certification program in 2012.
EMCC is planning the construction of a new Performing Arts Center.
EMCC employees raised more than $35,000 for Valley of the Sun United Way in 2012.
EMCC is the site of the annual Maricopa Community Colleges Student Conference.
EMCC’s Mariposa Hall is LEED Gold Certified Building for its sustainable construction and features.
EMCC offers short-term job training in healthcare and industrial skills.
EMCC improved learning spaces in 2013 with the opening of the Estrella Hall expansion.
EMCC is the only site in Arizona for certified Red Hat training.
EMCC offers the only online gifted education endorsement program in Arizona for current educators.
EMCC students write and edit an online student magazine entitled “The Lion’s Perspective.”