N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,597

Avg.Financial Aid

003760

FAFSA Code

About Virginia Western Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,827

Website

virginiawestern.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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

3094 Colonial Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5408577311
Fax: 5408576404
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a college, the better it is. The ranking of a college helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the college chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Virginia Western Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. As a general rule, securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, at Virginia Western Community College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 3094 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, Virginia 24015, or call (540) 857-8922.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$6,927

Average Annual Cost

$4,680

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$675

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to VWCC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $20,878. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

23:1

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

63%

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

47%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

43%

Male Professors

57%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

335 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

102 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

93 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

90 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

66 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

55 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

49 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

48 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

43 Graduates

Engineering, General

39 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

35 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

30 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

30 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

26 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

25 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

24 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

22 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

22 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

21 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

18 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

17 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

17 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

16 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

13 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

12 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

12 Graduates

Legal Support Services

8 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

7 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

4 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

4 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

4 Graduates

Biology Technician/Biotechnology La...

1 Graduates

Environmental Control Technologies/...

1 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,827

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

28%

Full-time

27%

Part-time

73%

Students Gender

Male

45%

US National: 44%

Female

55%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

76% White

1% Unknown

9% Black

5% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

1%

Out Of State

99%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$51,808 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

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The students at VWCC 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 VWCC are encouraged to invest their energy in learning and developing themselves. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At VWCC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 43% male and 57% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$30,400/year

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

$0$100,000

$8,500

$22,450

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.

$88 - 233

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.

76%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,597

Students Receiving Federal Grants

54%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,092

Students Receiving State Aid

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,428

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,929

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,237

$30K - $48K

$5,111

$48K - $75K

$4,061

$75K - $110K

$1,006

The financial aid department of Virginia Western Community College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,429, whereas the financial aid is $2,915. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $1,532 and institutional aid worth $2,915.

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