Rappahannock Community College

12745 College Drive
Glenns, VA 23149
Tel: (804)758-6700
3,845 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Rappahannock Community College serves 3,845 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 46%.
Rappahannock Community College is the only community colleges within Gloucester County, VA.
The nearest community college is Centura College-Newport News (30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Rappahannock 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 86 staff
59 staff
Rappahannock Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,845 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has decreased from 49:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,845 students
1,282 students
Rappahannock Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1
22:1
Rappahannock Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
870 students
810 students
Rappahannock Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,975 students
1,017 students
Rappahannock Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Rappahannock Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Rappahannock Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Rappahannock Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Rappahannock Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
19%
12%
Rappahannock Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
70%
57%
Rappahannock Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Rappahannock Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Rappahannock Community College Unknown (2008-2013)
Rappahannock 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. 0.39 0.53
Rappahannock Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,245 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,915 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,245 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,915 $10,294
Rappahannock Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
Rappahannock Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,698 per year for in-state students and $9,315 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,228 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.