YVCC Description

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.

Quick Facts about Yakima Valley Community College

Region

Northwest

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Yaks

Website

www.yvcc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$3,820

Out-of-State Tuition

$4,214

Retention Rate

58%

Enrollment

4,388

Year Established

1928

YVCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 3.5

5 star
 
4 star
  2 reviews
3 star
  1 review
2 star
 
1 star
 

67% of students gave Yakima Valley Community College 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

Overall the experience at the school has been very positive, I have defiantly enjoyed it much more than high school and I am able to effectively manage my classes so I have time to take care of my grandpa and look for a job.

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YVCC Students

Total Students
4,388

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
66%
Part-Time
34%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
33%
African American
1%
Caucasian
55%
American Indian or Alaska native
3%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
7%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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