Pima Community College has announced plans to explore opening a campus downtown.
The Pima Community College Governing Board approved a plan to explore a downtown location designed to enhance workforce training and better serve current and prospective students.
PCC has six campuses, including Downtown Campus, 1255 N. Stone Ave., and Community Campus, 401 N. Bonita Ave.
Board Chair Dr. Brenda B. Even said that the college’s customized workforce education programs at community campus are at capacity, and that Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild’s Education Task Force and the Workforce Investment Board have requested that Pima offer more workforce education opportunities, according to a PCC news release.