River Valley Community College

Tel: (603)542-7744
898 students
Public institution
School Highlights
River Valley Community College serves 898 students (24% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is less than the state average of 21%.
River Valley Community College is the only community colleges within Sullivan County, NH.
The nearest community college is Landmark College (28.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
College River Valley Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 91 staff
61 staff
River Valley Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 898 has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 225% over five years.
Total Enrollment 898 students 1,315 students
River Valley Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
22:1
River Valley Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 217 students
815 students
River Valley Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 681 students
1,061 students
River Valley Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
River Valley Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
River Valley Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
River Valley Community College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
20%
River Valley Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
River Valley Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
86%
49%
River Valley Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
River Valley Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
8%
6%
River Valley Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
River Valley Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.26 0.70
River Valley Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,175 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,751 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,175 $5,590
River Valley Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,751 $10,086
River Valley Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
River Valley Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New Hampshire public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,199 per year for in-state students and $15,775 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,964 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Hampshire 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in New Hampshire is White Mountains Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.