About Blue Ridge Community College
On Campus Housing
Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC) is a public Institution which offers 2-year higher education so that students can use that degree to apply for universities to gain higher education. This college was founded in 1967, Blue Ridge Community College serves the residents of central Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Comprehensive programs of instruction include associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in occupational/technical and college/university transfer programs. The College also provides non-credit workforce training and special interest classes for individuals, businesses, and industries.
The mission meets the educational needs of the community, empowering students through comprehensive programs and services, within an environment of academic excellence.
The college is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Online Education at BRCC
BRCC has 3 online programs across 3 majors. The distance learning program allows the candidate maximum degree of freedom at the pace of the study and gets a degree from staying in the home and watching tutor videos. The degree obtained by online education is equally recognized like a degree gained by regular college students throughout the world.
As a member of the college, online study program allows students to gain access to all resources offered to regular students of the college.
They have a fully online and hybrid mode of the online education system
If student opted for Hybrid mode then they have to take their exams in their college itself but whereas in online it is fully online and tests protected
BRCC web advisor is the major attraction of their online service it allows the user to find anything regarding college by just asking it.
Reviews given by students are mentioned below
The organizations in the college are very active and supportive.
The college is small but it is very beautiful.
The professors teach in a way that students can see their passion for their work.
The college has good security for students.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$54,300 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Financial support is offered to students globally to reduce their burden of tuition, fee and many more, For that college alongside the government doing their best to ease the burden for students in form of providing scholarships, grants, loans, work-study and military assistance for capable students.
The students who are looking for financial aid need to fill Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA).
The Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC) Federal School Code is 006819.
Some of the Aids given for College are mentioned below
Federal aid comprises of Pell grant, Direct Loans, and Federal Work-study.
Institutional Aid includes Academic Scholarships and Institutional Grants on a merit basis.
Military Aid is given for eligible members in the form of the 9/11 bill and DOD.