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Arizona Western College

Yuma, Arizona

 10 reviews

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Arizona Western College

Public 2-4 Year

10 reviews

About Arizona Western College

Arizona Western College (AWC) is a public community college located in Yuma, Arizona, United States. AWC offers classes in San Luis, Somerton, Wellton, Dateland, and La Paz.

AWC's athletic teams compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), Arizona Community College Athletic Conference (ACCAC), and the Western States Football League (WSFL) and are collectively known as the Matadors. The school colors are cardinal and gold.


Located in Yuma, Arizona.

2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, AZ, 85365-8834, Yuma County

Arizona Western College Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#2754 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Arizona

#39 of 122

2022 Top Community Colleges in Arizona

#4 of 38

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Arizona Western College is Liberal Arts followed by Construction Trades, Medical, Security & Enforcement and Education.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Arizona Western College within four or six years.

Notable Alumni