University Partnerships

Yavapai College has established partnerships with several four-year institutions to offer YC students enhanced curriculum, programs and baccalaureate opportunities right here in Yavapai County.

These institutions offer a wide array of courses and programs online, via Interactive television or classes in the Prescott and Verde Valley areas. They also offer seamless transfer of most YC credits to bachelor’s degree programs and some also provide students with the opportunity to continue on to master’s degree and doctoral programs.


University Partnerships
 Yavapai College - ASU Partnership

Whether you are just starting out at the community college or have completed your associate degree, ASU will provide you with the tools and advice to help you transition to ASU when you are ready.

Transfer Admission Guarantee program (TAG)

Have you already decided on your ASU major? If so, the ASU Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) has been designed for you. Through this program, you follow a prescribed sequence of course work that meets the lower-division course requirements for an ASU major. When you complete your TAG, you will have met the requirements for your associate degree and be on track toward earning your bachelor’s degree. TAGs include the appropriate AGEC (Arizona General Education Curriculum) and an associate degree.

Yavapai College-ASU RN-BSN Pathway Program

The Yavapai College-ASU RN-BSN Pathway Program is designed for students who are currently pursuing an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in nursing at Yavapai College and who plan to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at ASU.

AAS-BAS: Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS)

This program allows students who have earned an Associate of Applied Science from institution to transfer 60 credit hours toward a Bachelor of Applied Science at ASU. Students transferring from a regionally accredited Arizona public community college can transfer up to 15 additional credit hours of general studies courses (75 credit hours total). Students pursuing the 75 credit option may have more than 45 credit hours to complete their BAS upon transfer to ASU. Students should work with their academic advisor to ensure their courses will meet degree requirements.

General Transfer

You can transfer to ASU at any time and complete a bachelor's degree in one of more than 250 academic programs.

ASU at Yavapai College

If you have questions about admission dates or the application process, please call Undergraduate Admissions at 480-965-7788.

ASU representatives will be available at Yavapai College to help prospective students transfer to ASU. See the calendar below to find out when a representative will be on your campus.

If you have detailed questions about the admission process, you may schedule a half-hour appointment to discuss your transfer to the university.

Schedule an appointment

 Northern Arizona University

This partnership allows students to complete an associate’s degree at Yavapai College and then their upper-division coursework at NAU to earn a bachelor’s degree.

Bachelor's Degree Programs

  • Arts & Letters
  • Business Administration, Management
  • Career & Technical Education
  • Computer Technology
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Enterprise in Society
  • Health Sciences - Community Health
  • Health Sciences
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Humanities
  • Learning & Pedagogy
  • Nursing
  • Parks & Recreation Management
  • Public Agency Service
  • Special Education
  • Special Education & Elementary Education

Master's Degree Programs

  • Administration
  • Applied Communication
  • Bilingual/Multicultural Education
  • Career & Technical Education
  • Counseling/Human Relations
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership
  • Engineering
  • English - Emphasis in Literacy, Technology & Professional Writing
  • English - Emphasis in Literature
  • Elementary Education
  • Mathematics
  • Nursing
  • Special Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Secondary Education with Certification

Certification Programs

  • Administrative Certificate Program: Principalship
  • Administrative Certificate Program: Superintendency
  • Administrative Certificate Program: Supervision
  • English Technology
  • English as a Second Language Endorsement
  • International Tourism Management
  • Middle School Endorsement
  • Parks & Recreation Management
  • Public Management
  • Post-baccalaureate Case Management
  • Post-degree: Elementary Education
  • Post-degree: Secondary Education
  • Post-degree: Special Education
  • Professional Writing
  • Reading Endorsement
  • Restaurant Management
  • Speech-Language Pathology Assistant

For more information, call 928.771.6140 or go to: Transfer to NAU

 Old Dominion University

Old Dominion University

ODU offers real-time televised classes that allow students to interact with instructors from all over the country. Many classes are also video-streamed, allowing students to participate in classes via their home or office computer.

Bachelor's Degree Programs

  • Accounting
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Health Science
  • Human Services/li>
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Nursing
  • Occupational and Technical Studies
  • Professional Writing

Master's Degree Programs

  • Nursing Leadership
  • Nursing Education
  • Occupational and Technical Education: Middle and Secondary School
  • Occupational and Technical Education: Community College Teaching
  • Occupational and Technical Education: Business and Industry
  • Community Health: Health Care Management
  • Special Education

PhD Degree Programs

  • Doctorate in Community College Leadership

For more information, call 928.445.4616 or check out Distance Learning at ODU.