Arizona Western College: Review & Facts

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Arizona Western College is a medium two-year, public school with 7,880 students enrolled. This school was established in 1963 and is the only school located in Yuma, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
81
Arizona Western College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Arizona Western College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 81 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Construction, Nursing, Medical, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
64%
The student retention rate at Arizona Western College is relatively low at 64% (close to Arizona average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Arizona Western College is very low - 18%. About 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Arizona Western College is reasonable, 22:1. Find out more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,700
Average tuition pricing is low, about $7,100 a year. The additional fees at Arizona Western College beyond tuition are roughly $600, which totals $7,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Arizona Western College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Arizona Western College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (928) 317-6000 or check Arizona Western College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,200
Arizona Western College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Arizona Western College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Arizona Western College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - about $2,200 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Arizona Western College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Arizona Western College Location and Maps



Post Address: Arizona Western College, 2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365-8834, USA
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