Educational Attainment

Educational Attainment, Population 25+, 2020

Maricopa’s residents have a very high level of educational attainment. In all, nearly 40 percent hold a college degree: 11.9 percent with an AA degree; 16 percent with a bachelor’s degree and 9% with a graduate/professional degree. An additional 28.1 percent of Maricopans have had some college.

Level of Education

Percent of Total

  Graduate or Professional Degree 9.0%
  Bachelor’s Degree 16.0%
  Associate’s Degree 11.9%
  Some College, No Degree 28.1%
  GED / Alternative Degree 4.9%
  High School Graduate 23.1%
  9th – 12th Grade, No Diploma 4.3%
  Less than 9th Grade 2.6%

(Source: ESRI, 2020)

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Associate’s Degree

(ESRI, 2020)

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Bachelor’s Degree

(ESRI, 2020)

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Graduate or Professional Degree

(ESRI, 2020)

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Some College

(ESRI, 2020)