Academic Catalog & Handbook

Welcome to the Phoenix College's Academic Catalog, your official source for academic program information.

Below you will find our current and archive versions of our catalog, which contains information about all academic programs, courses and policies that govern progress toward completion. Students use the following catalog sections to plan their degree program, next semester's class schedule, and look up policies governing issues such as catalog year, academic integrity, grading and registration.

Phoenix College Course Catalog and Student Handbook

Many individual programs have been articulated for transfer with both private and public educational institutions. Your program and degree options are many and complex. It is important to obtain information related to your educational and career goals early. All students are encouraged to work with an academic advisor and or counselor.

If you are uncertain about your major or haven't made a decision about your major, please visit the Phoenix College Counseling Department or the Career Center to explore your options and talk to one of our academic counselors or Career Center employees.

2016-17 Catalog & Student Handbook

Browse the 2016-17 Catalog & Student Handbook (includes page-flip features)

Download the Catalog

• 2016-17 Catalog - Part 1 (PDF)
• 2016-17 Catalog - Part 2 (PDF)
• 2016-17 Catalog - Addendum











Information about under which catalog a student graduates
Students maintaining continuous enrollment at any public Arizona community college or university may graduate according to the requirements of the catalog in effect at the time of initial enrollment or according to the requirements of any single catalog in effect during subsequent terms of continuous enrollment. Students may maintain continuous enrollment whether attending a single public community college or university in Arizona or transferring among public institutions in Arizona while pursuing their degrees.


  • 2015-16 Catalog
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  • 2014-15 Catalog
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