Academic Catalog

President's Message

2022-2023 Catalog & Student Handbook

Greg Peterson, President

Congratulations on your decision to pursue your education at Chandler-Gilbert Community College! We recognize that our world has changed with the global pandemic, and you are taking a big step in moving forward despite the many changes. We can do this together!

Whether you plan on earning a degree or a certificate, you are preparing to transfer to a four-year university, or you are looking to further develop in your career or personal life, CGCC can provide the path for you to reach your goals. With 68 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as transfer partnerships with over 40 universities---including Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona—you’ll find your fit at CGCC.

Since its founding in 1992, Chandler-Gilbert Community College has served thousands of students in the East Valley at its Pecos and Williams campuses, Sun Lakes Center, and Communiversity at Queen Creek. We pride ourselves on the excellence of our innovative faculty and staff, on our state-of-the-art facilities, on our broad array of campus life and events, and on our commitment to inclusion and diversity. At CGCC, you belong, and we are here to help you succeed!

The Catalog and Student Handbook is an important resource for you and contains the information you need as you begin your college experience. I recommend that you check out the 2022-2023 Academic Calendar, the Educational Programs, and the Student Rights and Responsibilities sections. Please feel free to contact me and any of our faculty and staff if there is anything we can do to help you. I look forward to seeing you on campus!

Welcome to Chandler-Gilbert Community College!

Greg Peterson, Ed.D.