Academic, Career Technical and Workforce Education

We offer over 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of academic and career technical programs, as well as non-credit courses in professional development, customized training, and personal enrichment areas.


We have 11 locations across our 10,000 square mile, 2-county service area, and we host all three state universities on our main campus for face-to-face classes.

Transfer Degrees

You can easily transfer to a university of your choice.


More than 300 students reside on our main campus, and we field 8 competitive athletic teams. Our students participate in over 50 campus clubs, and we are home to a challenging Honors Program and curriculum, and a world-class International Program, representing 30 countries from around the globe.

Our Mission

Arizona Western College offers educational, career, and lifelong learning opportunities through innovative partnerships which enhance the lives of people in Yuma and La Paz counties.


Arizona Western College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and it next reaffirmation will be in the 2018-2019 school year. We encourage you to view the accreditation timeline and organizational chart.