West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport

Tel: (304)842-4007
215 students
Private for-profit
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is an accredited, degree granting institution. It's mission is to provide area students with the tools needed to achieve career success. Our goal is to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in a short period of time. Through career-focused classes and hands-on training, you can earn an associate degree in months not years. Our programs are designed to make you employable. As a WVJC student, you will have access to modern classrooms and laboratory equipment, individualized attention in a small class, externship experience in a real-world business and job placement assistance. Graduates of WVJC are eligible, at no additional tuition, to receive brush-up training necessary to upgrade skills as needed.
School Highlights:
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport serves 215 students (92% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equalto than the community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 14%.
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is one of 2 community colleges within Harrison County, WV.
The nearest community college is West virginia business college-Nutter Fort (3.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 800% over five years.
College West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport 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 9 staff
61 staff
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 215 has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 64:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment 215 students 1,296 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 197 students
814 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 18 students
1,040 students
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
3%
15%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Black (2006-2013)
% White
97%
51%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport White (2006-2013)
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport 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. 0.06 0.68
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,650 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,650 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,650 $5,660
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,650 $10,250
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • West Virginia Junior College is accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges & Schools.

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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 0.52. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.