Napa Valley College

2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy, Napa,
CA, 94558-6236
Tel: (707)253-3000
6,176 students
Public institution

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Napa Valley College, a community college located in the beautiful wine country of northern California. You will find courses and programs that meet every need, whether you intend to transfer, learn occupational skills, or are looking for personal development classes. Napa Valley College offers an academic setting where students receive individual attention. Our faculty, staff and administration believe strongly that student-centered instruction and support services are the hallmark of our learning environment.
School Highlights:
Napa Valley College serves 6,176 students (35% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Napa Valley College is the only community colleges within Napa County, CA.
The nearest community college is Contra Costa College (21.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Napa Valley 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

Student Body

The student population of 6,176 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,176 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,162 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 4,014 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 25%
2%
% Hawaiian 1%
1%
% Hispanic 30%
7%
% Black 4%
12%
% White 39%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
2%
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. 0.69
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,142 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 75% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,942 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,142 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,942 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Napa Valley College's tree-lined campus sits on a 160-acre site overlooking the Napa River in the heart of the world famous Napa Valley wine producing region. The campus is also home to the Napa Valley Vintners' Teaching Winery. Our campus offers outstanding facilities, from a Child Development Center to an Olympic-sized swimming pool. Off-campus services locations include the Upper Valley Campus in St. Helena and the Small Business Development Center in downtown Napa. A Community Education Center is used for non-credit classes and also houses the Napa Valley College Fine Arts Gallery. We also present a variety of classes at off campus locations throughout Napa County. A new outreach center is located in American Canyon. Classes are offered at different sites in American Canyon. Dedicated to educational excellence and student success since opening in 1942, Napa Valley College has a rich tradition of educating generations of Napa Valley residents. In addition, our state-of-the-art facilities attract students from a wide geographic area who want to take advantage of programs not offered elsewhere in the region. At Napa Valley College you can continue your education, prepare for transfer to a four-year college or university, train for a new career, upgrade current job skills or take classes for personal enrichment. The college is accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

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