The future of learning is in our noncredit course options:

  • Results in weeks rather than years
  • Knowledge than can be converted to credits toward a degree or certificate using Prior Learning Assessment 
  • Responsive to employers

Pima offers individual classes or a series of courses as a part of a certificate. This breakthrough approach significantly lowers the cost of education. Most course fees are all-inclusive which means the fee paid includes:

  • Textbooks
  • Exam fees
  • Laboratory materials, and more

Adult Basic Education

Help to improve your reading, writing and math skills or earn a high school equivalency diploma are available through Adult Basic Education for College & Career (ABECC).  Enhance your English language skills, and more.

PimaFastTrack is a new way to go to college. It's built for adult learners who want to quickly get industry-recognized skills. Through PimaFastTrack, you can work full-time, raise a family, and learn today's in-demand skills for a new career.

Prior experience could earn you up to 75% of the credits required for your degree or certificate. “College for knowledge is for the adult population to recognize the skills and knowledge they already have and to apply credit for their knowledge and skills… " Listen to the entire interview about Prior Learning Assessment.