Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

School Highlights

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College serves 6,273 students (18% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 17%.

Top Placements

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College places among the top 20% of community colleges in West Virginia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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
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Student Body

The student population of Blue Ridge Community and Technical College has grown by 13% over five years.
The Blue Ridge Community and Technical College diversity score of 0.30 is equal to the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment6,273 students950 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio62:122:1
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# Full-Time Students1,113 students540 students
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# Part-Time Students5,160 students410 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
4%
2%
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% Black
6%
6%
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% White
83%
83%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.30
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College Completion Rate
29%
36%
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,432 is less than the state average of $3,610. The in-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,192 is less than the state average of $8,321. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,432$3,610
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,192$8,321
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$13,039$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$4,750
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is Valley College-Martinsburg (4.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Valley College-Martinsburg
    Private for-profit
    516 students | 4.20 Mi287 Aikens Ctr Edwin Miller Blvd
    Martinsburg WV  25404
    (304) 263-0979
    4.20516
  • Martinsburg College
    Private for-profit
    1,203 students | 4.30 Mi341 Aikens Center
    Martinsburg WV  25404
    (304) 945-0656
    4.301,203
  • 494 students | 22.20 Mi18618 Crestwood Drive
    Hagerstown MD  21742
    (301) 766-3600
    22.20494
  • 4,156 students | 22.40 Mi11400 Robinwood Dr
    Hagerstown MD  21742
    (240) 500-2530
    22.404,156
  • 6,798 students | 31.00 Mi173 Skirmisher Lane
    Middletown VA  22645
    (800) 907-000000000
    31.006,798
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