Yavapai College

Tel: (928)445-7300
8,250 students
Public institution

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Welcome to the friendliest college in the west, where education works for everyone. Recognized for its academic excellence in combination with affordable prices and beautiful setting in the mountains of central Arizona, Yavapai College is the best choice for students seeking a rich, rewarding educational experience.
School Highlights:
Yavapai College serves 8,250 students (21% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Yavapai College is the only community colleges within Yavapai County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Coconino Community College (63.1 miles away).

School Overview

Yavapai College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 8,250 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 32% over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,250 students
1,303 students
Yavapai College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,750 students
836 students
Yavapai College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 6,500 students
1,046 students
Yavapai College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Yavapai College sch enrollment Yavapai College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Yavapai College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
12%
7%
Yavapai College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
Yavapai College Black (2006-2012)
% White
81%
67%
Yavapai College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Yavapai College More (2010-2012)
Yavapai College sch ethnicity Yavapai College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.33 0.45
Yavapai College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,824 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,432 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,824 $5,940
Yavapai College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,432 $10,072
Yavapai College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Yavapai College is committed to teaching excellence and student learning. It provides a safe-learning environment supported by a comprehensive program of student and academic support services. Instructors are committed to instructional excellence, professional development, student learning, and innovative approaches to teaching, using outcomes assessment and appropriate technological support. Yavapai College's Performance Hall offers year-round entertainment while the Prescott Fine Arts Association and other smaller theaters provide artistic performances for a refined audience. Art galleries help to promote local artists as well as visiting artists who thrive on the creative atmosphere of Prescott. The new Gateway Mall offers a big town shopping experience for the Central Arizona region.

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Flagstaff Coconino Community College
    Public
    2800 S. Lone Tree Rd.
    Flagstaff, AZ 86001
    (928)527-1222
    63.1  Mi  |  2992  students
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Did You Know?
For Arizona public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,854 per year for in-state students and $7,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $0 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arizona is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Arizona community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Arizona is Arizona Automotive Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.