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Tohono O'odham Community College

Sells, AZ

At A Glance

Main Address

Highway 86, Mile Post 115.5 N

Sells, AZ 85634

Admission Office

PO Box 3129

Sells, AZ 85634-3129

(520) 383-8401

Fax : (520) 383-0029

Contact : Chandra Claw


Type of School



community college

2-year school


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: null

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 431

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 94

In-State Tuition : $1,042.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $1,042.00

School Calendar


Degrees Available





Rural Community (<2,500)


Commuter campus



Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

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Housing deposit due : --


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Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

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Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

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Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Student-faculty ratio : 9 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Most Popular Majors

Business/Marketing : 31.0%
Social Sciences : 31.0%
Liberal Arts : 24.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agricultural Production Operations, General A

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Business Administration and Management, General A

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager A C
Carpentry/Carpenter A C
Construction Trades, General C
Electrician A C
Painting/Painter and Wall Coverer A C
Plumbing Technology/Plumber A C

Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs A
Elementary Education and Teaching A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A C
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General A

Visual & Performing Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Independent Study

Double Major


Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Computer repair service available on campus

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Geographic Location : 60 miles from Tucson.

Rural Community


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 431

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 94

Degree-seeking undergrads : 308

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 31

Full time students average age : 25

Part Time students : 57.0%

Percentage of males : 38.0%

Percentage of females : 62.0%


American Indian/Alaskan Native : 74.0%

Black African American : 3.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 2.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 12.0%

White : 7.0%

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 6.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 11.0%

Housing Options

Men's Housing

Women's Housing

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Jegos

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available


Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance


Writing center


Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries


Choral Groups


Concert Band


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Film Society




Government or Political Activity


International Student Organization


Jazz Band


Literary Magazine


Marching Band


Model United Nations


Music Ensembles


Musical Theater




Pep Band


Radio Station




Student Newspaper


Symphony Orchestra


Television Station





Sport Name

Levels Available


Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate


General Applying Information

Application Fee: Not reported

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

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Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

State high school equivalency certificate

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : No

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : No

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: At TOCC you can earn up to 30 credits toward your degree by passing examinations at the end of AP classes. Credits you earn based on your exam performance may be counted toward your certificate or degree including General Education requirements. Exams are administered through the College Board each May. Some students take AP exams after taking honors or accelerated courses in their schools. For more information about the AP program, talk to an academic advisor or visit the College Board web site at

TEST Scores

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Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math


SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing


ACT Composite


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Novia James

Financial aid office phone : (520) 383-8401

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:


Institution's own financial aid form

Non need-based financial aid determined by



Minority Status

Annual College Costs

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At Home

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For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 45

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll




Transfers accepted as

2nd semester freshman


Services for students transferring IN from another school



Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Re-entry advisor

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements


For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $1,042.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $7,622.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $5,000.00

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Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

Tests for International Students

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Services for International Students