About Martinsburg College
On Campus Housing
Martinsburg College is a private for-profit institution which was founded in the year 1980 in New York and later in 2006, the college has been shifted to Martinsburg.
Martinsburg College provides quality online education to the military community which includes both active duty veterans as well as their spouses. MC is dedicated to shaping the careers and catering to the educational needs of the military community.
The dedication to the Military community is the core of operations at the college making sure that the students have tools necessary to upskill themselves and get the career of their dreams. After graduation, all students are provided with a comprehensive Post-Graduation Career Services Plan which provides them certain services that will help them with job search such as Resume Writing & Resume Templates, Cover letter development, and templates, Interview Skills, Networking, Employment Readiness, and Job Search Guides.
The university offers certificate courses and associate degree courses in disciplines such as Computer Support Technology, Medical Office Administration, Homeland Security, Human Resources Management, Pharmacy Technician, and Project Management to name a few.
The total student population of the college is 1,203 and a students-faculty ratio of 28:1.
Martinsburg College accreditation is provided by the Distance Education Accreditation Commissions (DEAC)
As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a college plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right college. It helps them assess the college's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Martinsburg College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
The tuition and fee the college vary with the different programs offered.
On average, for certificate programs, the per-credit tuition cost is $250 and for associate’s degrees, the per credit cost is $250.
Direct costs are usually paid directly to the institution and include tuition and any fees.
Indirect costs are additional expenses you may incur while attending school, which are not paid to the college which include Personal expenses, room and board, and personal expenses for example.
For a full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students both direct and indirect cost includes,
Tuition(18 Credit Hours)- $4,500
Room and Board- $5,600
Personal Expenses- $1,200
Therefore, the average cost of attendance becomes $11,300.
Additionally, the cost of attendance includes, Tuition, Materials, supplies and miscellaneous fees, Loan fees (if applicable), Room and board, and Dependent care (if applicable).
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
The students at MC have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into change-makers. Since the campus life of students assumes a fundamental part in their development and improvement, students at MC are encouraged to invest their energy in learning and developing themselves. The number of female and male students at the college are 3% and 97%, respectively.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
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Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
Financial Aid is the monetary assistance given by the government to the student in need to make their students affordable.
Financial aid is offered in the form of scholarships, grants, education loans, fellowships, tuition waivers, and others.
The idea behind this is to encourage the students to continue with their studies. The students are required to fill the FAFSA form to avail of these benefits.
Martinsburg College federal school code is 042429.
Federal Aid includes Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), work-study, and others.
Financial assistance include gift aid amount to $3,363 and federal grants of $3,363.