Welcome Yavapai College: Yavapai College and Northcentral University have formed an educational alliance to offer Yavapai College faculty, staff, and graduates the opportunity to earn a quality online bachelor’s, master’s, certificate or doctoral degree from Northcentral University at a preferred tuition rate that is 10% less than the current published tuition rate.


Join a team of knowledgeable faculty and students who are passionate about your field.

As a regionally accredited online university, Northcentral University serves professionals worldwide who are looking to take their careers to a higher degree. Our four unique schools with diverse programs and specialization offerings can help you define your niche and build your expertise in the area of your choice.

Business and Technology Management

In today’s competitive global marketplace, business professionals are constantly called upon to prove they have the ability to help their organization run more efficiently no matter their field or area of expertise. NCU’s School of Business and Technology Management has adopted a similar results-oriented approach, delivering rigorous online programs to help you develop the business acumen that companies, investors and clients demand. In each course, you will be challenged in new ways as you work to become an expert in your field while enhancing your leadership, problem solving, critical thinking, and communications skills.

Degree Programs Certificate Programs
PhD in Business Administration Post-Master's Certificate in Business
Doctor of Business Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Business
Master of Business Administration  
Bachelor of Business Administration  

ACBSP AccreditedPrograms in the School of Business and Technology Management are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). As one of the leading accreditation associations for business education, ACBSP “develops, promotes and recognizes best practices that contribute to continuous improvement of business education.”

Want to take your business career to a higher degree? Contact us today.


The field of education is always changing, which means today's educators can never stop learning.
Northcentral University's School of Education is committed to providing you with quality educational opportunities that prepare you to become a more effective leader, reflective practitioner, successful communicator, and lifelong learner within this diverse field. Our programs are centered on improving teaching, learning, research, and leadership contributions throughout all levels of education, and are designed to to promote your ability to refine and apply new skills and knowledge.

Degree Programs Certificate Programs
PhD in Education Post-Master's Certificate in Education
Doctor of Education Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Education
Education Specialist  
Master of Education  
Bachelor of Education (Rio Salado only)  


NCU's Master of Education program is granted Initial Accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of five years, from June 24, 2013 – June 24, 2018. This accreditation certifies that the program has provided evidence showing it adheres to TEAC’s quality principles.
Contact us today to learn more about online education at a higher degree.


The key to a successful career in psychology is figuring out what kind of education you need to accomplish what you want to do and where you want to do it. Northcentral University’s School of Psychology offers bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and certificate programs in a variety of specialties that can help you design a quality education experience that fits your employment needs and interests wherever you are in the world.

Rather than being counseling or therapy focused, our online programs focus on delivering the knowledge, skills, practical application and values that are integral to the field of psychology, with an emphasis on improving the human condition through research and practice in a variety of professional settings, such as academia, corporations, mental health organizations and research institutions.

Degree Programs Certificate Programs
PhD in Psychology Post-Master's Certificate in Psychology
Master of Arts in Psychology Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology  

Marriage and Family Sciences

Becoming a marriage and family therapist is more than just a job—it’s about helping individuals,
couples and families navigate the natural stressors and unexpected challenges of life while strengthening their relationships. Northcentral University’s School of Marriage and Family Sciences provides distance-based Marriage and Family Therapy graduate degree programs for students who are interested in joining this rewarding mental health field.

Degree Programs Certificate Programs
PhD in Marriage & Family Therapy Post-Master's Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy
Master of Arts in Marriage & Family Therapy Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy

Please note: While the coursework component of our MFT degree programs is delivered online, students still receive face-to-face client interaction through practicums and internships in their local communities under the direction of an approved supervisor.

COAMFTENorthcentral University’s Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Program was the first distance-based program to achieve accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.