Programs A – Z

We offer the following Programs:

Bachelor of Applied Science Degrees

Community and technical colleges play an important role in producing baccalaureate degree graduates in Washington State. Our programs meet state goals for increasing the overall number of baccalaureate degrees awarded.

We offer the following BAS Degrees:

More information can also be found in our catalog.

Associate of Applied Science Degrees

The Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees provide competencies related to the workplace; these degrees are not designed as a transfer degree to a four-year institution. Students earning an AAS may go on to earn Bachelors of Applied Science (BAS) degrees offered at community colleges in the state.

Search our programs below to locate the program that fits your interest.

Certificates of Achievement

The certificate programs offered at YVC include a wide range of subjects and require varying lengths of time for completion. The specific requirements for each certificate are listed in the program descriptions section of this catalog.

Search our programs below to locate the program that fits your interest.

What is a Combined Associate of Applied Science?

An Associate of Applied Science along with the technical program allows students to work more effectively in their chosen field and to help them compete for advanced opportunities. In addition to completing their technical program at Perry Technical Institute, students complete credits at Yakima Valley College. Credits are designated as core requirements and are required for all programs.

Perry Tech/ YVC Combined Degrees

I-BEST

I-BEST opportunities enable students to develop both their literacy and job skills as they prepare for the workforce and continued study in college. I-BEST offerings pair a professional/technical content instructor with an adult basic education instructor to help students progress in reading, writing, and math while also training for a career.

YVC offers the following I-BEST opportunities:

  • Agriculture
  • Business Technology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Information Technology
  • Nursing Assistant Certification

Learn more about I-BEST 

GED Preparation

YVC offers GED Preparation to students interested in studying for the GED exam through individualized and classroom support. Students need to have strong academic skills and knowledge in the areas of reading, writing, math, computer technology, social studies, and science in order to pass the exam.

English Language Acquisition (ELA/ESL) classes

The primary emphasis of YVC’s English Language Acquisition (formerly ESL) is the study of English by non- or limited English-speaking adults who want to learn English. Classes combine listening, speaking, reading, and writing, with an emphasis on listening and speaking skills.​​

Search Programs

Use the links in the program website column to access the current degree information for each of the programs listed. The degree requirements links reflect the latest catalog year.
A - ZArea of StudyPathway
AAccountingBusiness
AAerospace Machining TechnologySTEM
AAgribusinessSTEM
AAgricultureSTEM
AAnthropologySocial Sciences & Education
AArtArts & Humanities
AAutomotive Service TechnologyBusiness
BBiologySocial Sciences & Education
BBusiness AdministrationBusiness
BBusiness ManagementBusiness
BBusiness Management - BASBusiness
BBusiness TechnologyBusiness
CChemical DependencySocial Sciences & Education
CChemistrySTEM
CChican@ StudiesSocial Sciences & Education
CCommunication/SpeechArts & Humanities
CComputed TomographyHealthcare
CComputer ScienceSTEM
CCriminal JusticeSocial Sciences & Education
DDental AssistingHealthcare
DDental Hygiene - BASHealthcare
DDramaArts & Humanities
EEconomicsSocial Sciences & Education
EEducation, Early Childhood EducationSocial Sciences & Education
EEducation, Elementary K-8Social Sciences & Education
EEducation, ParaeducationSocial Sciences & Education
EEducation, Teacher Education, BASSocial Sciences & Education
EElectrical TechnologySTEM
EEngineeringSTEM
EEnglishArts & Humanities
EEnglish Language LearningArts & Humanities
EEthnic StudiesSocial Sciences & Education
GGeographySocial Sciences & Education
GGeologySTEM
HHeating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration TechnologySTEM
HHistoryArts & Humanities
IInformation TechnologyBusiness
I IT Networking - Systems Administration, BASBusiness
IInstrumentation & Industrial Automation TechnologySTEM
LLegal OfficeBusiness
MMathematicsArts & Humanities
MMedical AssistingHealthcare
MMedical Billing and CodingHealthcare
MMedical InterpreterHealthcare
MMedical OfficeBusiness
MModern LanguagesArts & Humanities
MMusicArts & Humanities
NNursingHealthcare
NNutritionHealthcare
OOffice AssistantBusiness
PPharmacy TechnicianHealthcare
PPhilosophyArts & Humanities
PPhlebotomyHealthcare
PPhysical Therapist AssistantHealthcare
PPhysicsSTEM
PPolitical ScienceSocial Sciences & Education
PPsychologySocial Sciences & Education
RRadiologic SciencesHealthcare
SSociologySocial Sciences & Education
SSpanishArts & Humanities
SSpeechSocial Sciences & Education
SSurgical TechnologyHealthcare
TTree FruitSTEM
VVeterinary TechnologyHealthcare
VVineyard TechnologySTEM
WWine SalesSTEM
WWinery TechnologySTEM
Degree worksheets and applications for graduation are available through these links. Please confirm with your advisor.
A - ZArea of StudyPathwayDegree/CertificateWorksheetApplication
AAccountingBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
AAccountingBusinessCertificateApplication
AAccounting ClerkBusinessCertificateApplication
AAerospace Machining TechnologySTEMAASApplication
AAerospace Machining TechnologySTEMCertificate
AAgribusiness- Applied Science TransferSTEMAAS-TWorksheetApplication
AAgriculture - AgribusinessSTEMAASApplication
AAnthropologySocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
AArtArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
AAutomotive Service TechnologyBusinessAASApplication
BBiologySTEMAS-T T1 or AA-DTAWorksheetApplication
BBridge to Dental HygieneHealthcareBAS
BBusiness Administration - Associate of Applied Science TransferBusinessAAS-TWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Entrepreneurship SpecialtyBusinessAASWorksheet
BBusiness Major DTABusinessAB-DTAWorksheetApplication
BBusiness ManagementBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness ManagementBusinessBASWorksheet
BBusiness ManagementBusinessCertificateApplication
BBusiness Marketing SpecialtyBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Retail ManagementBusinessCertificateApplication
ABusiness Technology Administrative Assistant BusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Bilingual Administrative Office AssistantBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Bilingual Legal Office Assistant BusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Bilingual Medical Office AssistantBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Bilingual Office Assistant BusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology General Office AssistantBusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Legal Office AssistantBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Legal Receptionist BusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Medical Office AssistantBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
BBusiness Technology Medical ReceptionistBusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
C Chemical DependencySocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
C Chemical Dependency StudiesHealthcareAASWorksheetApplication
CChemistrySTEMAS-T T1 or AA-DTAWorksheetApplication
ECivil Engineering TechnologySTEMAASApplication
CCommunication/SpeechArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
CComputed Tomography (CT)HealthcareCertificateApplication
CComputer ScienceSTEMAA-DTA/MRPWorksheetApplication
EConstruction DesignSTEMAASApplication
CCriminal JusticeSocial Sciences & EducationAASWorksheetApplication
CCriminal Justice Communications/Call TakerSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateWorksheetApplication
CCriminal Justice CorrectionalSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateWorksheetApplication
CCriminal Justice Crime Scene InvestigationSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateWorksheetApplication
CCriminal Justice Police Clerk/Support SpecialistSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateWorksheetApplication
DDental AssistingHealthcareCertificateApplication
DDental HygieneHealthcareBAS
DDraftingSTEMCertificateApplication
DDramaArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
EEarly Childhood EducationSocial Sciences & EducationAASApplication
EEarly Childhood Education AdministrationSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education Family Child CareSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education GeneralSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education Infant-Toddler CareSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education InitialSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education ParaeducatorSocial Sciences & EducationAASApplication
EEarly Childhood Education Preschool Special Education Instructional AssistantSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education School Age CareSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education STARS TrainingSocial Sciences & EducationTrainingApplication
EEarly Childhood Education State CertificateSocial Sciences & EducationCertificateApplication
EEarly Childhood Education with Preschool Special Education OptionSocial Sciences & EducationAASApplication
EEconomicsSocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
EEducation and Early ChildhoodSocial Sciences & EducationAAS-T
EElectrical Technology - Perry TechSTEMAASApplication
EEngineering-Associate in Science Degree, Track 2STEMAS-T T2WorksheetApplication
EEnglishArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
EEthnic StudiesSocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
GGeographySocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
GGeologySTEMAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
HHeating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology - Perry TechSTEMAASApplication
HHistoryArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
IInformation Technology Computer ScienceSTEMAA-DTA//MRPWorksheetApplication
IInformation Technology GeneralBusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
IInformation Technology General DegreeBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
IInformation Technology Network AdministratorBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
I Information Technology Networking System Administration BusinessBAS
IInformation Technology Office SuiteBusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
IInformation Technology Support SpecialistBusinessAASWorksheetApplication
IInstrumentation & Industrial Automation Technology - Perry TechSTEMAASApplication
IManaging & Maintaining the PCBusinessCertificateWorksheetApplication
MMass CommunicationsBusinessAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
MMathematicsArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
MMedical AssistingHealthcareAASApplication
MMedical AssistingHealthcareCertificateApplication
MMedical Billing & CodingHealthcareCertificateApplication
MMedical Billing and CodingHealthcareAASApplication
MMedical InterpreterHealthcareCertificateApplication
MModern LanguagesArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
MMusicArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
NNursing - ADN ProgramHealthcareAASApplication
NNursing - LPN OptionHealthcareCertificateApplication
NNutritionHealthcareAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
PPharmacy TechnicianHealthcareCertificateApplication
PPharmacy TechnologyHealthcareAASApplication
PPhilosophyArts & HumanitiesAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
PPhlebotomyHealthcareCertificateApplication
PPhysical Therapist AssistantHealthcareAAS
PPhysicsSTEMAS-T T2WorksheetApplication
PPolitical ScienceSocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
PPsychologySocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
RRadiologic SciencesHealthcareAASApplication
SSociologySocial Sciences & EducationAA-DTAWorksheetApplication
SSurgical TechnologyHealthcareAASApplication
TTeacher EducationSocial Sciences & EducationBAS
TTree FruitSTEMCertificateApplication
VVeterinary TechnologyHealthcareAASApplication
VVineyard TechnologySTEMAASApplication
VVineyard TechnologySTEMCertificateApplication
VVineyard Technology - Applied Science TransferSTEMAAS-TApplication
WWine SalesSTEMCertificateApplication
WWinery TechnologySTEMAASApplication
WWinery TechnologySTEMCertificateApplication
DegreeWorksheetApplication
Associate in Arts Direct Transfer Degree (DTA) 999AWorksheetApplication
Associate in Arts - BSN DegreeWorksheet
Associate in Business Direct Transfer Degree (DTA/MRP) 999CWorksheetApplication
Associate in Science - Transfer (AS-T) Track 1 999LWorksheetApplication
Associate in Science - Transfer (AS-T) Track 2 999MWorksheetApplication
Associate in General Studies - Not a Transferable Degree 998Application