Mohawk Valley Community College

1101 Sherman Dr
Utica, NY 13501-5394
Tel: (315)792-5400
7,149 students
Public institution
MVCC offers choice, opportunity, and hope by providing accessible and affordable higher education, training, and services that emphasize academic excellence, diversity and a global view. The College is committed to excellence in career and transfer preparation, business, economic and community development, and personal and cultural enrichment.
School Highlights
Mohawk Valley Community College serves 7,149 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Mohawk Valley Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Oneida County, NY.
The nearest community college is Utica School of Commerce (1.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 231 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
College Mohawk Valley Community College (NY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, for profit
Total Faculty 231 staff
73 staff

Student Body

The student population of 7,149 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,149 students 1,467 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 4,024 students
957 students
# Part-Time Students 3,125 students
378 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 508 400
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
4%
6%
% Hispanic
4%
19%
% Black
6%
17%
% White
82%
48%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Non Resident races
1%
4%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.32 0.70

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,130 is less than the state average of $4,444. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,710 is less than the state average of $8,510. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,130 $4,444
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,710 $8,510
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The college offers Degrees and Certificate in Art, Business and Information Technology, Engineering, Computer, and Physical Sciences, Engineering Technologies and the Trades, Health Services, Hospitality Programs, Humanities, Life Science, Mathematics, Physical Education, Psychology, Human Services and Education and Social Sciences. The Center for Community and Economic Development at Mohawk Valley Community College is the primary educational resource and training provider for individuals, businesses, and other agencies in the college service area. We are responsive to the educational and training needs of this community through a comprehensive offering of flexible and innovative training programs and services. Mohawk Valley Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Our Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering Technology curricula, and the Surveying Technology curriculum are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC-ABET). The Nursing curriculum is accredited by the National League Accrediting Commission.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Utica School of Commerce
    Private for-profit
    282 students | 1.80 Mi201 Bleecker St
    Utica NY  13501
    (315)733-2307
    1.80282
  • n/a students | 2.50 Mi2215 Genessee St
    Utica NY  13501
    (315)798-8144
    2.50n/a
  • 3,259 students | 11.10 Mi100 Reservoir Rd
    Herkimer NY  13350
    (315)866-0300
    11.103,259
  • 2,910 students | 24.60 Mi80 Eaton Street
    Morrisville NY  13408
    (315)684-6000
    24.602,910
  • Cazenovia College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,091 students | 33.70 Mi22 Sullivan St
    Cazenovia NY  13035
    (800)654-3210
    33.701,091
Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,444 per year for in-state students and $8,510 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,085 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New York is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.