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|Affiliation|| Maricopa County Community College District |
Higher Learning Commission
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
|Campus||Urban, 52 Acres|
|Colors|| Green and Gold |
| National Junior College Athletic Association |
Arizona Community College Athletic Conference
|Mascot||Artie the Artichoke|
Scottsdale Community College is a public community college in Scottsdale, Arizona. It is on the eastern boundary of the city on 160 acres (650,000 m2) of land belonging to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. The lease was taken out[ where? ] in 1970 and will expire in 2069. The college is part of the Maricopa County Community College District.
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Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, part of the Greater Phoenix Area. Named Scottsdale in 1894 after its founder Winfield Scott, a retired U.S. Army chaplain, the city was incorporated in 1951 with a population of 2,000. The 2015 population of the city was estimated to be 236,839 according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The New York Times described downtown Scottsdale as "a desert version of Miami's South Beach" and as having "plenty of late night partying and a buzzing hotel scene." Its slogan is "The West's Most Western Town."
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