The City of Buckeye has been recognized as an official partner of Read On Arizona in recognition of our commitment to helping create an early literacy system that delivers the right programs at the right time for every child. With education as a top priority, the City of Buckeye offers high quality education options for your employees and their families. In addition, Buckeye residents have direct access to additional higher education institutions located throughout the West Valley

Higher Education and Certification Programs

Whether you’re looking for a degree or a certification, Buckeye can accommodate all your education and training needs.

EMCC Buckeye offers six state-of-the-art computer classrooms and a student services office for enrollment, registration, academic advisement, financial aid, disability resources, testing and tutoring. The campus also has study rooms, a computer lab, and student lounge and patios. College classes are offered in the day and evening, with both on-campus and hybrid formats, which combine in-person and online participation.

The SouthWest Skill Center College offers a variety of programs in healthcare and distribution logistics. In just a short amount of time, these hands-on programs are designed to take you and your employees directly from the classroom to the workplace. Flexible scheduling and frequent start dates make it easy to complete your program of choice, so that you can find a new career for a new you.

West-MEC Career and Technical Education Center: Buckeye Campus  – Opening in 2015
West-MEC will be developing a campus in Buckeye, on a 17 acre site located on the southwest corner of West Fillmore Street and Verrado Way. West-MEC provides students innovative Career and Technical Education programs by providing real-world job training and leadership development that will prepare students to enter the workforce and pursue continuing education. The future Buckeye Campus, adjacent to the Palo Verde Energy Education Center, will offer curriculum focused on preparing workers for energy and industrial career fields.

Grand Canyon University
Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is a private Christian university with over 160 online and campus-based degreee programs and cnecetrations for both traditional students and working professionals. Both our in-person and online classes involve engaging interaction with classmates and individual attention from instructors who care about student success. As a regionally accredited university, we are dedicated to providing all of our students with an exceptional academic experience that helps students find and pursue their purpose.