Located in mountains of central Arizona, Yavapai College bills itself as the friendliest college in the West. It offers more than 30 degrees and 60 certificate programs from six campuses and centers, as well as nearly 80 class sites throughout Yavapai County. Its Sedona Center for Arts and Technology offers digital media arts, digital storytelling, web design, filmmaking, and general art classes. The college, which boasts about 12,000 students, also has programs in such fields as accounting, computer systems and applications, early childhood education, nursing, fire science, gunsmithing, and paralegal studies. Yavapai College was established in 1966.