ACT College (Closed 2012)

1400 Key Blvd
Arlington, VA 22209

School Highlights

ACT College serves 335 students (99% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 58% over five years.
ACT College(VA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty20 staff69 staff
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Student Body

The student population of ACT College has declined by 31% over five years.
The ACT College diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment335 students2,366 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:131:1
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# Full-Time Students331 students861 students
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# Part-Time Students4 students1,505 students
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% Asian
7%
6%
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% Hispanic
61%
10%
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% Black
5%
22%
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% White
24%
50%
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% Hawaiian
2%
1%
% Two or more races
1%
4%
% Non Resident races
-
4%
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% Unknown races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.000.68
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College Completion Rate
73%
28%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,000$31,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid71%77%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,100$9,463
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,868$4,750
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Source: 2012 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to ACT College is Medtech Institute (5.5 miles away).
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  • Medtech Institute
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    1,371 students | 5.50 Mi6565 Arlington Boulevard
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (703) 237-6200
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  • Stratford University
    Private for-profit
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    Fairfax, VA 22030
    (703) 539-6890
    7.602,096
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  • Columbia College
    Private, for profit
    428 students | 9.60 Mi8620 Westwood Center Dr.
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703) 206-0508
    9.60428
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    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 323-3000
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