Virtual Open House - Yavapai College

Why should you choose YC? Learn how Yavapai College can change your life, too.

Yavapai College —
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Dr. Lisa Rhine
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Explore over 100 programs

Including trades programs, transfer degrees, and lifelong learning courses.
  • At YC, you can earn a career-ready degree or certificate, prepare to transfer to a four-year college or university, get college credit during high school, and learn a new skill or hobby.
  • Discover the many resources we offer our YC students aid their success: Tutoring, scholarships, financial aid, and more.
  • Learn about our student-run clubs, recreation, and athletic opportunities.

Welcome to Yavapai College

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We're all about you

Whether you’re just starting your college career, want to earn high school credit, get credits and transfer to a university, or want to get credentialed and enter the workforce fast, YC has what you need. We equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to ensure a successful future. Get an affordable, high quality education today!

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Affordable & Flexible

YC's annual tuition is less than $100 per credit, nearly 80% less than the average Arizona university, 30% less than the average community college, and is the lowest cost option in the state of Arizona for full-time students who take 15 credits. We are also incredibly flexible! With 70% of our classes slated to be online in the fall, you’ll have the opportunity to balance your work, family, social, and education effectively.

YC vs. University Costs How to pay for College
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Career Training
& Personalized Instruction

Land your dream job with hands-on career training in state-of-the-art facilities. Explore programs in nursing, welding, business, gunsmithing, 3D printing, aerospace science, art and many more!

The best part is, you can do all of this with personalized instruction.

YC's average class size is 17 students, so you'll get plenty of one-on-one time with our industry experts.

Course Catalog


YC Students: Experiences and Opportunities

Learn more about Rider Life

"You Can" Docuseries

The "You Can" documentary series features the stories of Yavapai College students
and their personal college experiences, challenges and accomplishments,
that transformed their lives and career paths.

Like them, students at YC are creating bright and meaningful career paths,
and improving their lives and the lives of their families, every day.

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Sam Iam
Wes Lee

Learn More at the "YouCan" Docuseries

Paying for your Education

Discover the many ways to pay for your education at YC, including scholarships, grants, military funding, tuition reimbursement and more.

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Connecting you to an
Academic Advisor

Get your own academic advisor to help guide you one-on-one on your degree and career path decisions.

Our YC Advisors can help with: Academic & Career Goals – Degree Exploration, and Planning-Program Information-Financial Aid Appeals-Registration Help-Other issues as they arise Let us help you celebrate your achievements at YC!

Learn more about Academic Advising

Transfer Resource Center

Take another step to Your Success

We take the success goals of our students very seriously so we make sure to provide you with all the tools needed
for transitioning into a 4-year school or to upgrade your skill set with high paying in- demand skills.

Whether you are requesting information, or you are ready to apply for admissions,
you can know we're here for you.

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