Carver Career Center

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256 students
Public institution

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Carver Career and Technical Education Center is a large, modern, well-equipped facility accessible to the handicapped. Carver is a career school designed to provide technical training and placement for high school students and adults in a variety of occupational areas. The mission of Carver Career Center is to provide associate degree, certificate and short term education programs designed to prepare secondary students from Kanawha County and adult students from Kanawha County and surrounding counties for employment, career advancement, and/or continued education and to assist employers in meeting their employment and training needs. Every full time program has seven components: basic academic skills, computer literacy, occupational knowledge, occupational performance skills, safety, work place skills and leadership skills. Whether you are a high school student preparing for post-secondary education or work; an unemployed or underemployed adult looking for a career or advancement in a career; or a business looking for upgrade training for your current employees or to hire new employees; we want to help.
School Highlights:
Carver Career Center serves 256 students (91% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Carver Career Center is one of 4 community colleges within Kanawha County, WV.
The nearest community college is West Virginia Junior College-Charleston (5.7 miles away).

School Overview

Carver Career Center 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

Student Body

The student population of 256 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
256 students
1,303 students
Carver Career Center Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
234 students
836 students
Carver Career Center Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 22 students
1,046 students
Carver Career Center Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Carver Career Center sch enrollment Carver Career Center sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
Carver Career Center Asian (2007-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Carver Career Center Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
12%
Carver Career Center Black (2006-2012)
% White
91%
67%
Carver Career Center White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Carver Career Center sch ethnicity Carver Career Center sta ethnicity
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. 0.17 0.45
Carver Career Center Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,452 per year for in-state students and $9,213 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,690 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
West 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 0.15, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Valley College-Beckley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.