Westwood College - Annandale Campus

7619 Little River Turnpike, 5th Floor, Annandale
VA, 22003
Tel: (703)642-3770
691 students
Private, for profit
School Highlights:
Westwood College - Annandale Campus serves 691 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Westwood College - Annandale Campus is one of 8 community colleges within Fairfax County, VA.
The nearest community college is Northern Virginia Community College (1.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 135% over five years.
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public
Instructional Staff Total 33 staff
41 staff
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 691 teachers has grown by 203% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment
691 students
1,287 students
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
31:1
Westwood College - Annandale Campus student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
562 students
832 students
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 159 students
1,021 students
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Westwood College - Annandale Campus sch enrollment Westwood College - Annandale Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
6%
2%
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
14%
7%
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
49%
12%
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
15%
66%
Westwood College - Annandale Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Westwood College - Annandale Campus More (2010-2012)
Westwood College - Annandale Campus sch ethnicity Westwood College - Annandale Campus 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. 0.70 0.45
Westwood College - Annandale Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Westwood College offers career-based training and can be a stepping stone for your future. The parent college for Westwood is Alta College, Inc. located in Denver, Colorado. Westwood College started its student training in 1953 and focuses on student success. We offer small classes, flexible class schedules and the opportunity to earn an associate degree in as little as 17 months. Students can even take classes online in their own homes. We pride ourselves on providing students with an excellent career-focused education enhanced by professionals with related industry experience for instructors. Students enjoy an intimate classroom environment with dedicated and knowledgeable faculty and staff, along with ample campus resources including a spacious library, a no-cost tutoring program and access to computers and software to assist in research and study needs. When not in class, students can enjoy our student lounges equipped with vending machines, refrigerator, microwave oven and fresh-brewed coffee.

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For Fairfax County, VA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $12,412 per year for in-state students and $13,970 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,154 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Fairfax County, VA is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Fairfax County, VA 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 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Fairfax County, VA is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.