Coconino Community College enrollment up; ranked as one of the fastest growing community colleges in the nation
Coconino Community College, with two campuses in Flagstaff, was ranked number 15 as one of the fastest growing community colleges in the nation by the Community College Weekly magazine. The magazine reported that Coconino experienced an 8.1 percent increase in its fall enrollment between 2012 and 2013. It was among the top 50 list of community colleges with enrollments between 2,500 and 4,999 students in the fall.
Coconino enrolls about 7,500 students on a yearly basis (fall, winter, spring, summer enrollment). Coconino president Leah Bornstein credited the continued growth to “great programs” and a “dedicated staff.”
CNN magazine has listed Coconino Community College as number 25 in its list of the best community college values.