Yakima Valley College is pleased to announce graduates for Wall Quarter 2018. Included are the general requirements for these degrees as well as the list of graduates and their degrees.
General Education Requirements
A substantial core of general education is regarded as an essential component of all instructional programs. In order to meet general requirements, all candidates for degrees from YVC must have:
- A minimum of 90 quarter credits; some professional/technical degrees require more.
- A cumulative college-level grade point average of 2.0 or higher at YVC.
- A minimum of 30 credits completed at YVC.
General Education in Transfer and BAS Degrees (60+ credits)
General education in the transfer and BAS degrees introduces students to the content and methodology of the major areas of knowledge—communication, humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and quantitative.
General Education Requirements for Associate of Applied Science Degrees and Certificates (45+ credits)
In order to be awarded an applied science degree or certificate, students must complete courses covering three related instructional areas: computation, communication, and human relations. Specific courses are required that will fulfill these competencies. The curriculum in professional/technical areas is competency based and has been developed to meet industry-wide skills standards.
For more information about YVC degrees and certificates visit www.yvcc.edu.