River Valley Community College

One College Place
Claremont, NH 03743-9707
Tel: (603)542-7744
1,009 students
Public institution
School Highlights
River Valley Community College serves 1,009 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 17%.
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 68 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
College River Valley Community College 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 Public
Total Faculty 68 staff
62 staff
River Valley Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,009 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 58% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,009 students 1,371 students
River Valley Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
River Valley Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 236 students
779 students
River Valley Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 773 students
1,083 students
River Valley Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
River Valley Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
River Valley Community College Asian (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
1%
20%
River Valley Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
15%
River Valley Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
92%
49%
River Valley Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
River Valley Community College More (2011-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
6%
River Valley Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
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. 0.15 0.70
River Valley Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $6,855 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,015 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,855 $5,664
River Valley Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,015 $10,360
River Valley Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
90%
River Valley Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2014)
Source: 2014 (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 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in New Hampshire is Lakes Region Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.