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Alexandria M.Wright
REDC Director 


PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO BUILDING RENOVATIONS, THE REDC HAS TEMPORARILY RELOCATED  

Effective November 2, 2015,  the REDC will be located at:
The Center for Rural Entrepreneurship Career and Technical Education Center
220 Ruger Rd Prescott, AZ 86301

Office hours will vary.
Please call 928-776-2008 to schedule an appointment.
We appreciate your patience during this time.


Your One-Stop for Business and Economic Development Needs

The Yavapai College Regional Economic Development Center provides analysis and services that facilitate economic development throughout Yavapai County and build wealth in our local communities.


Regional Economic and Policy Analysis

Economic policy analysis and regional policy development services to analyze the impact of policy decisions on local and regional economies and public resources. The center also provides demographic and industry analysis to municipal, regional, and county economic development professionals.


Economic Impact and Contribution Analysis

Examining the impact an activity has on wages, jobs creation, and regional sales or output provides a solid foundation from which decisions can be made which best serve community goals and build wealth across the region. The REDC specializes in providing this analysis for private firms and government agencies.


Customized Training for Regional Employers

The center offers customized training that provides contextual analysis of employer labor needs and design of local credentials to provide job-driven educational services.


Native American Economic Development

The REDC provides services to assist in Tribal economic development and capacity building.


Entrepreneurial Education & Resources

The Rural Center for Entrepreneurship is a business incubator providing specialty services in intellectual property rights, commercialization, and contracting products. The incubator is located at the YC Career & Technical Education Center and is open to student and community entrepreneurs.


REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICIES (REVISED JANUARY 1, 2011) 

Non-credited Professional Development

  • More than 14 days before course start = Full refund of tuition
  • 8-13 days before course start = 50% refund
  • 7 days or less = No refund
  • No refunds will be given after course start date. 

*All refunds of credit card payments will be issued to the same credit card as the original payment. If your card has expired, account closed, etc. you MUST notify us at the time of cancellation and you will be refunded by check. Check and cash payments will be refunded by check. No cash refunds will be given.

Please allow up to 30 days for processing of all credit card and check refunds.

**Registration in any Yavapai College Community Education class indicates understanding of this policy and agreement by the registrant to adhere to this policy and all other Yavapai College policies.

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