Skip to Main Content
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    B
  2. Value
    C
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    A
  5. Student Life
    A+
  6. Location
    A-
Yavapai is an above-average public college located in Prescott, Arizona. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,746 undergraduate students. The Yavapai acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing Assistant, and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT Paramedic). Graduating 30% of students, Yavapai alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $23,200.
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference
Address
1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
Website
Work Here? Claim Your College

Yavapai College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$6,486/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $6,025/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,282/ year
  • $49-75k
    $8,595/ year
  • $76-110k
    $9,871/ year
  • $110k+
    $9,191/ year
Student Loan Options from Lenders
Learn More
  • Compare up to 10 private loan options from our network of lenders
  • Find the best loan for your budget today
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.69 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.63 responses
77%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.61 responses
Do You Work at Yavapai College? Claim Your College Today!
Claim your free account to keep your college's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,746Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
39%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
  • More opinions are needed to display this poll.Take our surveyto add your opinion.

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Day Care Services
No
72%
of students highly rate the athletics/recreation facilities.54 responses
60%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.55 responses
92%
of students highly rate the performing arts facilities.13 responses

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$27,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
75%
National
83%

More opinions are needed to display this poll.  Take our survey

Colleges like Yavapai College
More

Yavapai College Reviews

595 reviews
All Categories
I have taken a few online classes through Yavapai College and every single class I have had the most helpful teachers. I also applied for the Radiology Tech program but, unfortunately, I did not get into it. Nevertheless, I had a really good experience and was able to meet with the Program Director, Richard LeClair, to review my interview scores. My favorite teacher throughout my Yavapai College experience is Matt Pearcy. I took his class for General Biology 1 and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1. He was so patient with our class and has such a passion for biology that he makes it fun to learn! If there was one thing I could change about Yavapai College, it would be the amount of students they accept into their Radiologic Technology program.
Start Your Review of Yavapai College
Rate It!
Yavapai college is where i found my true passion to help others! Being so involved on campus I was able to make connections with faculty and staff to turn to for any situation I may be stuck in or need assistance with. Yavapai college had some great instructors. They made learning fun and interesting. They always offered support and extra help to their students. YC and Prescott is my home away from home and im truly sad to be leaving as I continue my education at ACU, but I know I can count on YC to have my back through this journey!
Yavapai College is a great place to learn! The campus is clean and the staff are very friendly. I enjoy the weather in Prescott and one of my favorite things to do is study outside and sip on some local brewed coffee from a nearby coffee shop. The views from the school campus are amazing. The classes are great! The staff members add a personal touch to your education. I think Yavapai is a great place to learn, and earn a degree for reasonable cost.