Established in 1964, Cochise College is a public community college with campuses in Douglas and Sierra Vista, Arizona. The college offers programs culminating in associate and certificate degrees, in areas such as Air Transportation, Culinary Arts, and Social Work. They also have military programs (convenient, given Fort Huachuca’s proximity) and those catering to high school students. A medium sized college with about 4000 students, the college is mainly a commuter campus. The faculty at Cochise are approachable and ready to help, and classes can be attended over the virtual campus as well. Cochise is notable for its own school-owned airport, built for it aviation program. Students can join clubs & organisations, drama/theatre groups, the student newspaper, as well as the various sports played on campus. During weekends, students at Cochise often indulge in outdoor activities such as horseback riding & hiking, or travel to Tuscan, just a couple of hours away.