West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport

Tel: (304)842-4007
210 students
Public institution
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is an accredited, degree granting institution. It's mission is to provide area students with the tools needed to achieve career success. Our goal is to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in a short period of time. Through career-focused classes and hands-on training, you can earn an associate degree in months not years. Our programs are designed to make you employable. As a WVJC student, you will have access to modern classrooms and laboratory equipment, individualized attention in a small class, externship experience in a real-world business and job placement assistance. Graduates of WVJC are eligible, at no additional tuition, to receive brush-up training necessary to upgrade skills as needed.
School Highlights:
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport serves 210 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is one of 2 community colleges within Harrison County, WV.
The nearest community college is West virginia business college-Nutter Fort (3.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 210 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 228:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
210 students
1,287 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
31:1
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
210 students
832 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 18 students
1,021 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport sch enrollment West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Hispanic (2007-2011)
% Black
2%
12%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Black (2006-2012)
% White
98%
66%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport sch ethnicity West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport 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. 0.04 0.45
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,825 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,825 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,825 $5,845
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,825 $10,047
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,770 per year for in-state students and $6,800 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,815 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 Maryland is Valley College-Beckley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.