Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College

Tel: (304)205-6600
1,573 students
Public institution
The mission of the Community and Technical College System of West Virginia is to deliver affordable, accessible high quality education and training that dynamically advances the economic and social development of West Virginia. The West Virginia Council for Community and Technical College Education, the state-level coordinating body for community and technical college education, is seeking an individual to serve as the Director of Workforce and Economic Development. This position reports to and works closely with the Chancellor to support statewide initiatives relating to technical program development; workforce training; economic development; and grant development and management.
School Highlights:
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College serves 1,573 students (63% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College is one of 4 community colleges within Kanawha County, WV.
The nearest community college is Everest Institute-Cross Lanes (3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical 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 94 staff
59 staff
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,573 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 50% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,573 students
1,282 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
22:1
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
993 students
810 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 580 students
1,017 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
12%
12%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
81%
57%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical 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. 0.23 0.53
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,560 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,500 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,560 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,500 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83%
89%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,232 per year for in-state students and $7,933 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,896 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Valley College-Beckley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.