- Yakima Valley Community College serves 4,312 students (65% of students are full-time).
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the college average of 21:1.
- Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body.
- Yakima Valley Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Yakima County, WA.
- The nearest community college is Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (3.6 miles away).
Yakima Valley Community College
Community College Avg.
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
|177 staff||63 staff|
|Total Enrollment||4,312 students||1,418 students|
|Student / Staff Ratio||1:24||1:21|
|# Full-Time Students||2,804 students||1,262 students|
|# Part-Time Students||1,508 students||1,508 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||3%||1%|
|% Two or more races||2%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees
|Out-State Tuition Fees
- Yakima Valley Community College is one of the oldest community colleges in the state of Washington. Founded in 1928, the college has a long tradition of quality in teaching and in its commitment to students. Yakima Valley Community College is a public, two-year institution of higher education which is a part of one of the best comprehensive community college systems in the nation. As such, the college offers programs in adult basic education, English-as-a-second-language, lower division arts and sciences, professional and technical education, and community services. Yakima Valley Community College employs a talented and dedicated faculty whose primary interest is in delivering the best possible instruction to students.
- The college offers programs in Distance Learning, Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language & GED, Adult Education and various programs of study.
- The college is accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges. Credits earned in nearly all courses numbered 100 or higher are transferable to other colleges and universities nationwide.
- Sports Associations Memberships: National Athletic Association, National Junior College Athletic Association
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