Mohawk Valley Community College

Tel: (315)792-5400
7,419 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 7,419 students (63% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% 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 233 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Mohawk Valley Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 233 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 7,419 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,419 students
1,266 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
21:1
Mohawk Valley Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
4,650 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 2,769 students
1,017 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mohawk Valley Community College sch enrollment Mohawk Valley Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Mohawk Valley Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Mohawk Valley Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
7%
12%
Mohawk Valley Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
74%
57%
Mohawk Valley Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Mohawk Valley Community College More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
6%
3%
Mohawk Valley Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Mohawk Valley Community College non_resident (2006-2013)
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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 0.53
Mohawk Valley Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,288 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,998 is less than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,288 $5,740
Mohawk Valley Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,998 $10,260
Mohawk Valley Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 507 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Mohawk Valley Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,816 per year for in-state students and $9,223 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,998 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 64%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York 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 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in New York is 5 Star Airforce Community College International. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.