Valley College-Beckley

120 New River Town Center
Beckley, WV 25801
Tel: (304)252-9547
331 students
Private for-profit
  • Valley College of Technology is a West Virginia Corporation first established in 1979 by Control Data Corporation. The Martinsburg and Beckley campuses were founded in 1983, and the Princeton campus in 1986. Our objectives are to provide quality training, utilize the latest technology, provide career-oriented programs, meet the educational needs of the community, meet the professional needs of the community, to help you succeed.
School Highlights
Valley College-Beckley serves 331 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
Valley College-Beckley is one of 2 community colleges within Raleigh County, WV.
The nearest community college is New River Community and Technical College (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
College Valley College-Beckley (WV) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 4 staff
29 staff

Student Body

The student population of 331 has grown by 308% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has declined by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment 331 students 803 students
# Full-Time Students 331 students
435 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
-
% Hispanic
2%
2%
% Black
16%
7%
% White
80%
87%
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. 0.33 0.24

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $16,025 is more than the state average of $11,825. The private state tuition has grown by 68% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $16,025 $11,825
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,178 per year for in-state students and $8,160 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,825 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 0.24, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.