N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,479

Avg.Financial Aid

006819

FAFSA Code

About Blue Ridge Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,099

Website

https://www.brcc.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

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

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.

Location & Contact

Address

1 College Lane

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5402349261
Fax: 5402349261
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Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$10,478

Average Annual Cost

$4,620

Books And Supplies

$1,326

Other Fees

$744

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

20:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

59%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

43%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

550 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

67 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

64 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

47 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

36 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

32 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

29 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

20 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

19 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

19 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

16 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

15 Graduates

Ground Transportation

11 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

11 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

8 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

7 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

7 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

5 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

5 Graduates

American Sign Language

3 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

3 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

3 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

1 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,099

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

29%

Part-time

71%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

75% White

1% Unknown

5% Black

12% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

96%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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 Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$27,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$8,175

$14,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$85 - 150

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,479

Students Receiving Federal Grants

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,204

Students Receiving State Aid

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$854

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,644

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,192

$30K - $48K

$4,928

$48K - $75K

$3,799

$75K - $110K

$1,349

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.