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Five-year report shows increase in AWC’s transfer rate

Yuma, AZ (July 23, 2019) – A report provided by the Arizona State System for Information on Student Transfer (ASSIST) earlier this month reflected a 33.5% transfer rate increase over the last five years at Arizona Western College, compared to a -1.4% transfer rate statewide.

United Way of Yuma County awards $10K for Math Matters Project

Funds to strengthen Arizona Western College’s middle and high school partnership programs

Yuma, AZ (July 16, 2019) – The Arizona Western College Foundation was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from United Way of Yuma County as part of the Math Matters Project.

Save the date: AWC careers and majors to be on display at fall event

Yuma, AZ (June 26, 2019) – Mark your calendars for the Arizona Western College Career and Technical Education (CTE) Open House and Majors Fair on November 7.

This large informational event will inform community members and students about the many disciplines available at AWC and will provide an opportunity for participants to begin the process of selecting a major.


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