Yavapai College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Yavapai College is a medium two-year, public school with 8,285 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1965 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Prescott, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Yavapai College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Yavapai College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Medical, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
55%
Yavapai College student retention rate is low at 55% (way below Arizona average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Yavapai College is very low: 23%. Around 44% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Yavapai College is reasonably decent - 19:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,500
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, about $9,500 a year.

Read the details about Yavapai 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
Yavapai College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Yavapai College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (928) 445-7300 or check Yavapai College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Yavapai College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Yavapai 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Yavapai College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Yavapai College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Yavapai College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Yavapai College Location and Maps



Post Address: Yavapai College, 1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, Arizona 86301, USA
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