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  • Tuition Discount Program

    Pima County now offers tuition discounts for employees.


    In our effort to be as responsive and helpful as possible to our partners in the wake of the coronavirus, University of Arizona Online is extremely excited to offer the corporate education partnership benefits to Pima County employee spouses, domestic partners, and dependents.

    Pima County employees and their dependents now have the amAZing opportunity to get their degree from top-ranked University of Arizona! 

    The University of Arizona, one of the leading research institutions in the nation and ranked among the top 30 best online bachelor’s programs by U.S. News & World Report, offers 100% online bachelor’s degrees that connect students directly to Arizona’s flagship university.

    At Arizona Online, you are part of a community that embraces the challenges of adult life and provides the structure and support you need to excel. You can expect the same world class degree programs and supportive environment in your online community as you would get on the University of Arizona campus. With 32 undergraduate degree programs to choose from, you have the flexibility to select coursework that fits your goals.

    And as of March 2021, we are excited to introduce the Eller College of Management's Professional MBA program. The PMBA will be delivered in a hybrid format at the Chandler, AZ campus. Foundational courses will be offered online complimented by in-person bi-weekly practicums to develop your professional skillset. As one of our Arizona Online partners, Pima County employees will receive a 10% tuition reduction on the Professional MBA!

    As a Pima County employee, spouse, domestic partner or dependent you will receive additional employee benefits including:

    • 10% tuition reduction on online undergraduate and graduate programs
    • Dedicated enrollment support
    • Waived application fee
    • Yearly onsite events
    • Six start dates a year

    Visit Arizona Onlineto get started!

    (520) 686-5035

    Courses begin January 17, 2023 (Spring Session I)



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    Arizona State University is advancing

    education and expanding career possibilities
    for public employees in Arizona with the
    Arizona Public Employee Scholarship.

    ASU is proud to offer a scholarship opportunity to public employees
    interested in pursuing a degree and upskilling for the careers they
    have now and the goals they’re working toward.

    This 10% scholarship will apply to any of ASU’s world-class degree
    programs on any ASU campus, including online undergraduate and
    graduate degree programs.

    The application is simple, and employees can submit the required
    form any time during the semester before the last day of classes to
    receive the award.

    Visit: ArizonaPublicEmployeeScholarship

    to learn more.


    Contact the Admission Services team at or call 480-965-7788.


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          Did you know that you may be able to shorten the time it takes to complete your          Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree by six months? 

    Those who completed their undergraduate degree in business may be eligible to waive up to three courses in Grand Canyon University’s MBA program.

    Approved by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, GCU’s MBA program allows future business leaders and executives to focus on leadership development, operations management and organizational growth. For more information on GCU’s MBA program and this exciting opportunity, contact me today! 

    Or if you have been considering furthering your education online, now’s the time! Pima County employees may take advantage of a 10% tuition scholarship to the program of your choice. GCU offers Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate degrees.


    Holly Barnett

    Holly Barnett, MBA

    University Development Counselor

    Grand Canyon University

    3300 W. Camelback Road

    Phoenix, AZ 85017

    602-639-7002 Office

    520-433-0401 Cell

    888-298-6197 Fax


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    Grand Canyon University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (800-621-7440; Please note, not all GCU programs are available in all states and in all learning modalities. Program availability is contingent on student enrollment. Important policy information is available in the University Policy Handbook at GCU, while reserving its lawful rights in light of its Christian mission, is committed to maintaining an academic environment that is free from unlawful discrimination. Further detail on GCU’s Non-Discrimination policies can be found at


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    Pima County Employees Advance your career with an NAU degree 
    What are your goals for 2021? Do you want to go back to school or advance your career? Are you excited to grow and challenge yourself?  Northern Arizona University has partnered with Pima County to offer employees, like you, a 10% tuition reduction on all graduate programs (exception online personalized learning programs). NAU also has very affordable and streamlined bachelor’s degree options for you to consider.  


    Interested in earning a master’s degree? NAU offers programs at statewide locations or online that are convenient for working professionals: 

    • Short, 8-week sessions
    • Programs that require only 30 credits (or 10 classes) 
    • Degree options that include organizational leadership, professional writing, public administration and more.

    Interested in earning a bachelor’s degree? Streamlined bachelor’s degree options include: 

    • Short, 8-week sessions
    • 90/30 program options where you can transfer up to 90 credits 
    • Popular programs to develop your professional skills, including business administration, communication studies, industrial leadership, strategic leadership, and more. 

    Find out more about the Pima County partnership with NAU by going to


     If you’re ready to apply to NAU, contact NAU Admissions at 888-628-2968. 

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    U of A Eller Executive Education


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    The University of Arizona
    Eller Executive Education

    Foundations of Public Sector Management


    Program Highlights and Schedule


    • Live, in person delivery by expert faculty with rich peer group interaction
    • March 7 - 11, 2022
    • $3,000 / more than 32 contact hours of management content
    • Registration discounts for groups of four or more from an organization.
    • Our last program sold out - register now!



    A 12-week, 4-course mentorship based program with content provided by industry leading executives. This program provides best practices in leadership, organizational development and change management, negotiation and collaboration, effective business communication, and delivering value within high performance management. 

    • Efficient: 100% online (no travel, no time out of office)

    • Fits Busy Schedules:  4-5 hours per week, both self-paced and group-learning activities

    • Top Leaders: Led by General Colin Powell, Hyde Goldsmith, accomplished CIOs, CISOs, CHROs, etc.

    • Affordable: Standard Price: $2,495 – Pima County Price: $1,645 per participant

    • CPEs: Qualifies for multiple organizations - HRCI, IAAO, ICMA, and others

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    Law Enforcement & Corrections Officers

    You've spent your career ensuring the security of your community. Now, WNMU empowers you to invest in your personal and professional security, whether you're looking to work your way up the command structure or earn a higher salary with advanced education and training.

    Fire & EMS

    The health and safety of others have been your priority, and now WNMU enables you to focus on the financial health of you and your family with the support of WNMU undergraduate and graduate programs. 

    30% off Our Standard Tuition Rate

    First responders from any state are eligible for the Hero Program discount.

    All Degree Types

    The program provides big savings for any bachelor or master's-level program offered at WNMU.