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.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 62% over five years.
|College||Valley College-Beckley||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||3 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||234 students||1,296 students|
|# Full-Time Students||234 students||810 students|
|% Two or more races||
|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.||0.42||0.53|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$14,258||$5,694|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$14,258||$10,252|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||95%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
- College Location Mi. Students
2,551 students | 2.10 Mi280 University Drive
Beaver, WV 25813
66 students | 28.20 Mi616 Harrison St
Princeton, WV 24740
1,162 students | 29.30 Mi619 2nd Avenue
Montgomery, WV 25136
1,935 students | 34.60 Mi219 Rock St
Bluefield, WV 24701
236 students | 41.10 Mi4799 Midland Dr
Charleston, WV 25306
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