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Yavapai College

Prescott, AZ

At A Glance

Main Address

1100 E Sheldon St Bldg 6910

Prescott, AZ 86301-3220

www.yc.edu

Admission Office

1100 East Sheldon Street

Prescott, AZ 86301

(928) 445-7300

Fax : (928) 776-2151

registration@yc.edu

Contact : Terri Eckel

Director of Admissions

Type of School

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 4996

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 7,370

In-State Tuition : $2,850.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $11,310.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large Town (10-50k)

Rural

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Classes offered at branch campus in Clarkdale and several locations in Yavapai County.

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Apr 1

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General A C

Architecture & Related Programs
Environmental Design/Architecture A C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A C
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A C
Office Management and Supervision A C
Real Estate C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance A C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) C
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary A C
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary A C
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Gunsmithing/Gunsmith A C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A C
Fire Science/Fire-fighting A C

Visual & Performing Arts
Cinematography and Film/Video Production C
Commercial and Advertising Art A C
Design and Visual Communications, General C
Industrial and Product Design A C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Independent Study

Internships

Teacher Certification

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Weekend College

Computer Services

1609 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Dorms, Libraries

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Unique Facilities : solar laboratory, solar greenhouse, performance hall, career technical educational center

Geographic Location : 100 miles from Phoenix.

Large Town

Rural

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 7,370

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 35

Full time students average age : 23

In state students : 94.0%

Out of state students : 6.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Roughwriter

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 21.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 10.0%

Housing Options

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Special Housing For Disabled Students

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $150.00

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Roughriders

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Scholarship

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Pre-admission summer program

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Cross-Country

Women's Scholarship

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Limited admission for registered nursing, gunsmithing, and independent filmmaking.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: Students who have taken a college board advanced placement course in their secondary school may be eligible to receive YC credit.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

From the college: Yavapai College has an open admissions policy, requiring high school graduation or 18 years of age or GED.

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

4

3

ART 112

All

3-D Art and Design

4

3

ART 113

All

Art History

3

3

ART 200 or ART 201

All

4

6

ART 200 & ART 201

All

Biology

3

4

BIO 100

All

4

8

BIO 181 & 182

All

Calculus AB

3

5

MAT 220

All

Calculus BC

3

5

MAT 220

All

4

10

MAT 220 & MAT 230

All

Chemistry

4

5

CHM 151

All

5

10

CHM 151 & CHM 152

All

Comparative Government and Politics

4

3

--

All

Computer Science A

4

3

--

All

Computer Science Principles

3

3

--

All

Drawing

4

3

ART 110

All

English Language and Composition

4

3

ENG 101 or Dept Elective

All

English Literature and Composition

4

3

ENG 101 or Dept Elective

All

Environmental Science

4

3

--

All

European History

4

6

HIS 201 & HIS 202

All

Human Geography

4

3

GEO 105

All

Macroeconomics

4

3

ECN 235

All

Microeconomics

4

3

ECN 236

All

Music Theory

4

4

MUS 131

All

Physics 1

4

4

PHY 111

All

Physics 2

4

4

PHY 112

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHY 112

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHY 111

All

Psychology

4

3

PSY 101

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

16

SPA 101, 102, 201 & 202

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

16

SPA 101, 102, 201 & 202

All

Statistics

3

3

MAT 167

All

United States History

4

6

HIS 231 & 232

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Biology

50

4

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

10

Chemistry

50

5

College Algebra

50

3

College Mathematics

50

6

English Literature

50

3

Financial Accounting

50

8

French I

50

4

French II

62

12

German I

39

4

German II

51

12

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Natural Science

50

6

Pre Calculus

50

5

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Social Sciences and History

50

6

Spanish I

50

4

Spanish II

66

12

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Apr 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Terri Eckel

Financial aid office phone : (928) 776-2152

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Art

Athletics

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Athletics

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$2,850.00

$2,850.00

$2,850.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$11,310.00

$11,310.00

$11,310.00

Room and board:

$10,125.00

--

--

Books and supplies:

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,900.00

$2,100.00

$1,900.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,200.00

$2,400.00

$2,400.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$17,075.00

$8,350.00

$8,150.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$25,535.00

$16,810.00

$16,610.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Cross-Country

Available

Soccer

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $50.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $11,310.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $10,125.00

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 70

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser