Valley College-Martinsburg

287 Aikens Ctr Edwin Miller Blvd
Martinsburg, WV 25404
Tel: (304)263-0979
52 students
Private for-profit
The mission of the college is to meet the educational and professional needs of the community by delivering quality degree and certificate programs, which are flexible and career oriented.
School Highlights:
Valley College-Martinsburg serves 52 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 14%.
Valley College-Martinsburg is one of 2 community colleges within Berkeley County, WV.
The nearest community college is Blue Ridge Community and Technical College (2.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Valley College-Martinsburg Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 5 staff
61 staff
Valley College-Martinsburg Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 52 has declined by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 30% over five years.
Total Enrollment 52 students 1,296 students
Valley College-Martinsburg Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
21:1
Valley College-Martinsburg Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 52 students
814 students
Valley College-Martinsburg Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Valley College-Martinsburg Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
Valley College-Martinsburg American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
21%
Valley College-Martinsburg Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
16%
15%
Valley College-Martinsburg Black (2006-2013)
% White
76%
51%
Valley College-Martinsburg White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Valley College-Martinsburg Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.39 0.68
Valley College-Martinsburg Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
89%
Valley College-Martinsburg % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • 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. In 1997, the College began offering on-line delivery of the business courses. Valley College is the trade name for the West Virginia Corporation Valley Training Centers, Inc. Valley College provides business, administrative and computer software applications courses to individuals and businesses, which lead to a certificate or an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Administration. Valley College is a member of the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce. Martinsburg Campus is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award a certificate or diploma.

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For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,559 per year for in-state students and $7,898 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,386 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 0.25, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.