Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

13650 Apple Harvest Drive
Martinsburg, WV 25403-0000
Tel: (304)260-4380
School Highlights
  • Blue Ridge Community and Technical College serves 5,528 students (20% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
  • Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is the only community colleges within Berkeley County, WV.
  • The nearest community college is Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus (20.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College(WV) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty102 staff49 staff
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,528 has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,528 students1,060 students
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio54:123:1
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,123 students435 students
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students4,405 students625 students
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Enrollment Breakdown WV All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
1%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
4%
2%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
11%
7%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
81%
87%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
2%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.330.24
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
9%
29%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2009-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,432 is less than the state average of $4,026. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,192 is less than the state average of $8,257. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,432$4,026
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,192$8,257
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%93%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$16,478$12,318
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,000$5,021
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Recent Articles
February 20, 2018
Who says college is just for the 18 - 22 year old crowd? In fact, more community colleges are recruiting students over the age of 50 - and for good reason!
February 20, 2018
Read about the increasing number of programs for senior citizens and retirees at community colleges.
February 20, 2018
We look at some of the less traditional community college graduates gracing stages this graduation season, including some that are well past the average age for community college students.
Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,026 per year for in-state students and $8,257 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,911 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

West Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.24, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.