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Academic Advisement

Overview

Academic Advisement at Phoenix College is focused your academic success. We strive to develop an on-going educational partnership with our students. From the time you begin at Phoenix College through the achievement of your academic goal(s), advisors are here to teach and support you.

Meet with an Academic Advisor for assistance with:

  • Developing an educational plan
  • Planning a course of study
  • Interpreting assessment scores and course placement
  • Evaluating unofficial transcripts
  • Selecting appropriate classes for their degree/certificate/major
  • Planning for graduation
  • Choosing courses for transfer to another institution
  • Locating & exploring education web resources 

Advisement is REQUIRED for new-to-college students:

  • Enrolling Full-Time or Part-Time AND
  • Degree OR transfer seeking

New-to-college students:  attend BearTrax for advisement. 

  • Sign-up through my.maricopa.edu or in-person at Admissions (Hannelly Center)
  • During Bear Trax you will:  learn about degree requirements, receive academic advisement, enroll in classes, print your class schedule, learn more about our campus resources, and more!
  • Questions? Stop by the Welcome Center in the Hannelly Center or call 602.285.7777

Transfer Credits:

This list identifies the courses that meet The Arizona General Education Curruiculum (AGEC) areas. Complete Maricopa AGEC Course List

Please note that General Education requirements for AAS, AGS, and Transfer degrees may vary.  See the Phoenix College Catalog for complete information. General education designations are subject to change.  See the MCCCD Curriculum Equivalency Guide website for updates and complete information.

For up-to-date information on academic advising, scholarships, and campus resources, visit the Academic Advisement Blog!