Valley College-Princeton

Tel: (304)425-2323
66 students
Private for-profit
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 believes that their educational programs must be varied and challenging enough to maintain the interest of all students, yet flexible enough to address individual learning differences. Our mission 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:
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Valley College-Princeton serves 66 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 14%.
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Valley College-Princeton is one of 2 community colleges within Mercer County, WV.
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The nearest community college is Bluefield State College (10.54 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Valley College-Princeton Community College Avg.
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 3 staff
61 staff
Valley College-Princeton Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 66 teachers has grown by 120% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 60% over five years.
Total Enrollment 66 students 1,294 students
Valley College-Princeton Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
21:1
Valley College-Princeton Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 66 students
822 students
Valley College-Princeton Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Valley College-Princeton Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
11%
12%
Valley College-Princeton Black (2006-2013)
% White
88%
57%
Valley College-Princeton White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
2% 3%
Valley College-Princeton 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. 0.15 0.53
Valley College-Princeton Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
89%
Valley College-Princeton % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bluefield
    219 Rock St
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)327-4000
    10.54 Mi | 1,935 students
  • Beckley
    Valley College-Beckley
    Private for-profit
    120 New River Town Center
    BeckleyWV 25801
    (304)252-9547
    28.18 Mi | 234 students
  • Dublin
    5251 College Drive
    DublinVA 24084
    (540)674-3600
    28.47 Mi | 4,676 students
  • Wytheville
    1000 E Main Street
    WythevilleVA 24382
    (276)223-4700
    28.87 Mi | 3,605 students
  • Beaver
    280 University Drive
    BeaverWV 25813
    3049295450
    30.05 Mi | 2,551 students
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Did You Know?
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 0.48. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Valley College-Beckley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.