Mohawk Valley Community College

1101 Sherman Dr, Utica
NY, 13501-5394
Tel: (315)792-5400
7,571 students
Public institution

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MVCC offers choice, opportunity, and hope by providing accessible and affordable higher education, training, and services that emphasize academic excellence, diversity and a global view. The College is committed to excellence in career and transfer preparation, business, economic and community development, and personal and cultural enrichment.
School Highlights:
Mohawk Valley Community College serves 7,571 students (61% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Mohawk Valley Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Oneida County, NY.
The nearest community college is Utica School of Commerce (1.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Mohawk Valley Community 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 7,571 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,571 students
1,287 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,599 students
832 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,972 students
1,021 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mohawk Valley Community College sch enrollment Mohawk Valley Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Mohawk Valley Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Mohawk Valley Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Mohawk Valley Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
86%
66%
Mohawk Valley Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Mohawk Valley Community College More (2009-2012)
Mohawk Valley Community College sch ethnicity Mohawk Valley Community 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. 0.25 0.45
Mohawk Valley Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,130 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,710 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,130 $5,940
Mohawk Valley Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,710 $10,072
Mohawk Valley Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The college offers Degrees and Certificate in Art, Business and Information Technology, Engineering, Computer, and Physical Sciences, Engineering Technologies and the Trades, Health Services, Hospitality Programs, Humanities, Life Science, Mathematics, Physical Education, Psychology, Human Services and Education and Social Sciences. The Center for Community and Economic Development at Mohawk Valley Community College is the primary educational resource and training provider for individuals, businesses, and other agencies in the college service area. We are responsive to the educational and training needs of this community through a comprehensive offering of flexible and innovative training programs and services. Mohawk Valley Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Our Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering Technology curricula, and the Surveying Technology curriculum are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC-ABET). The Nursing curriculum is accredited by the National League Accrediting Commission.

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    201 Bleecker St
    Utica , NY , 13501
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    2215 Genessee St
    Utica , NY , 13501
    (315)798-8347
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    100 Reservoir Rd
    Herkimer , NY , 13350
    (315)866-0300
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  • Morrisville Morrisville State College
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