Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College

2001 Union Carbide Drive, South Charleston
WV, 25303
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 (57% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% 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 - teachers has declined by 100% 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

Student Body

The student population of 1,573 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 50% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,573 students
1,303 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
899 students
832 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 674 students
1,036 students
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College sch enrollment Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Hispanic (2006-2010)
% Black
12%
11%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College More (2007-2012)
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College sch ethnicity Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College 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. 0.23 0.44
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,236 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,764 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,236 $5,845
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,764 $10,047
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Valley College-Beckley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.