Scottsdale Community College—The Best Choice for International Students!
Thank you for your interest in Scottsdale Community College! We greatly enjoy having international students on our campus, and we look forward to welcoming you in person.
Scottsdale Community College (SCC) is one of the ten Maricopa Community Colleges (one of the largest community college systems in the United States), and has an excellent international reputation. We have a dedicated International Student Services team that works directly with our international students studying at SCC on an F-1 student visa so you are not left on your own to figure out your path.
Scottsdale Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). HLC has a rigorous process that evaluates and validates the quality of education that SCC offers its students. Scottsdale Community College has transfer articulation agreements with public and private colleges and universities to enable seamless transitions to 4-year institutions. View University Transfer for more information about starting your four-year degree.
This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant students. The International Student Services serves students from different countries, cultures, and languages. Services provided are designed to support the educational goals and enhance life opportunities for our international community.
The International Education office helps students:
- International Admissions Process & Registration
- Form I-20 Application Processing and Completion
- Designated School Official (DSO) Services for Student F-1 Visa Holders
- Navigate immigration requirements
- Plan transfer requirements to a higher education institution
- Academic Advising
- Enroll in new student orientation
- Student Clubs & Organizations
- Fall Semester - July 1st
- Spring Semester - November 1st