Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

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 one of 2 community colleges within Berkeley County, WV.
  • The nearest community college to Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is Valley College-Martinsburg (2.0 miles away).

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 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty102 staff49 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Blue Ridge Community and Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The Blue Ridge Community and Technical College diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,528 students1,060 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio54:123:1
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# Full-Time Students1,123 students435 students
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# Part-Time Students4,405 students625 students
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% Asian
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
4%
2%
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% Black
11%
7%
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% White
81%
87%
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% Two or more races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.330.24
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College Completion Rate
9%
43%
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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
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,192$8,257
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%93%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,478$11,788
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,000$4,750
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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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 $12,353 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 0.65. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.