Verde Valley Campus

601 Black Hills Dr, Clarkdale, AZ 86324 · (928) 634-7501 · Google map · Campus map

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Verde Valley Campus Overview

The Yavapai College Verde Valley Campus in Clarkdale is a beautiful, state-of-the-art campus that is poised to accommodate expected enrollment growth for years to come. The campus offers more than a dozen degree programs, some 20 certificate programs and a selection of courses ranging from accounting to viticulture. See the Degrees, Certificates, and Courses listing at the bottom of this page for details.

In recent years, the College has spent more than $18 million of its capital budget on improvements to the Verde Valley Campus. The recently renovated campus features well-equipped classrooms, computer lab, modern library, new student union, an art gallery and arts center, learning center, fitness center, veterans programs, the iconic Mabery Pavilion and other community gathering places, up-to-date education technology, a robust data center, state-of-the-art labs and complementary landscaping.


Inside Cottonwood June 2015 Yavapai College Clarkdale Campus

Arts & Entertainment

 Campus Events

Upcoming Exhibition - Verde Valley Campus

3- MinutesPhotographs by Esmeralda Ruiz

August 24 - September 17, 2015
Details: Esmeralda Ruiz’s photography is magically beautiful, hopeful and calming. Her work titled 3 Minutes is a result of a health issue she had as a child resulting in fl at lining during surgery. During her recovery process she surrounded herself with images and art books while trying to make sense of what she encountered. The experiences and dreams she had as a child are expressed in her peaceful images.
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 27, 2015
The reception from: 5-7 pm
Exhibit and Opening: FREE and Open to the Public.
Gallery Hours: Monday - Thursday: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed: Fri, Sat & Sun
Location: Yavapai college Verde Art Gallery
601 Black Hills Dr. Bldg F-111, Clarkdale, AZ 86324
For More Information: Call 928.649.5479

Upcoming Event - Verde Valley Campus

Wine & DineSouthwest Wine & Dine

Event Saturday, October 24, 2015
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Southwest Wine Center @ Yavapai College
601 Black Hills Dr.,
Clarkdale, AZ 86324
Details: An evening showcase of Arizona wines and fine foods with a total of over 30 wine makers, restaurant owners and chefs providing tastings of their favorite edibles and drinkables.
Ticket Price: $125 (a portion of which is tax deductible) Proceeds will benefit the Viticulture and Enology programs of Yavapai College.
For More Information Visit:
or contact: Abby Biro at 928.776.2359
Hosted: by Friends of the Southwest Wine Center, an auxiliary of the Yavapai College Foundation.

 Verde Valley Campus Calendar

Verde Valley Campus Events Calendar

August 2015

Date Time/Place Event
August 17 All Day Faculty/Staff Development Day
All Offices Closed
August 24 Fall Regular Semester Begins
August 24 - September 17 M-TH 10am-3pm; F-111 Art Gallery
Thursday, August 27 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.;F-111 Art Gallery Reception

September 2015

Date Time/Place Event
Monday, September 7 no classes, all offices closed Holidays & Closures: Labor Day
August 24 - September 17 M-TH 10am-3pm; F-111 Art Gallery

October 2015

Date Time/Place Event
Saturday, October 24 5:00 p.m.; SW Wine Ctr Southwest Wine & Dine in the Vine

November 2015

Date Time/Place Event
Wednesday, November 11 no classes, all offices closed Holidays & Closures: Veterans Day
Wed-Fri, November 25-27 no classes, all offices closed Holidays & Closures: Thanksgiving

December 2015

Date Time/Place Event
December 12 Fall Regular Semester Ends
Dec 21-Jan 1, 2016 no classes, all offices closed Winter Break

January 2016

Date Time/Place Event
Dec 21-Jan 1, 2016 no classes, all offices closed Winter Break
Monday, January 18 No Classes, Offices Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday
Tuesday, January 19 Spring Regular Semester Begins

February 2016

Date Time/Place Event

Fall Enrollment Guide

Fall 2015 Enrollment Guide

Fall semester starts Monday, August 24.

Degrees, Certificates, and Courses at the Verde Valley Campus

Associate Degrees

  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts in Elementary Education*
  • AA in Fine Arts(some courses may require attendance at the Prescott campus)
  • Associate of Business*
  • Associate of General Studies*

Associate of Applied Science

  • Accounting*
  • Computer Systems and Applications*
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Fire Science*
    *F2F required for students seeking firefighter certification
  • Management*
  • Nursing
  • Office Management*
  • Social and Human Services
  • Viticulture and Enology

*Student will participate in face-to-face and online coursework for program completion

Learn more about all the degrees offered at YC


  • Arizona General Education Curriculum - A*
  • Arizona General Education Curriculum - B*
  • Arizona General Education Curriculum - S
  • Accounting Assistant*
  • Administrative Professional*
  • Advanced Bookkeeping
  • Basic Tax
  • Bookkeeping
  • Computer Application Specialist*
  • Computer Networking Technician
  • Culinary Arts Fundamentals
  • Early Childhood Education – Advanced
  • Early Childhood Education – Basic
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Enology
  • Fire Science - Basic Firefighter
  • Fitness Trainer/Instructor
  • Hotel and Restaurant Management
  • Management*
  • Media Production
  • Media Writing and Producing
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Social and Human Services
  • Viticulture

*Student will participate in face-to-face and online coursework for program completion

Learn more about all the certificates offered at YC
  • Agriculture Equine
  • Agricultural Science
  • Anthropology
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • College Honors Program
  • Computer Networking Technology
  • Communications
  • Creative Writing
  • Computer Systems & Applications
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • English
  • Enology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Film Media Arts
  • First Year Experience
  • History
  • Hospitality
  • Humanities
  • Math
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Recreation
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Student Success Skills
  • Theater
  • Viticulture

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