Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

School Highlights

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College serves 6,532 students (16% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 15%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 199 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College(WV) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty199 staff49 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Blue Ridge Community and Technical College has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has decreased from 54:1 over five years.
The Blue Ridge Community and Technical College diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment6,532 students1,009 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:115:1
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# Full-Time Students1,041 students567 students
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# Part-Time Students5,491 students442 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
86%
85%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.250.27
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College Completion Rate
34%
29%
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,432 is less than the state average of $3,610. The in-state tuition has declined by 11% 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 11% 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 Aid75%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,500$9,753
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,090$4,750
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Source: 2020 (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
    547 students | 4.20 Mi287 Aikens Ctr Edwin Miller Blvd
    Martinsburg, WV 25404
    (304) 263-0979
    4.20547
  • 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
  • 3,848 students | 22.40 Mi11400 Robinwood Dr
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (240) 500-2530
    22.403,848
  • 6,716 students | 31.00 Mi173 Skirmisher Lane
    Middletown, VA 22645
    (800) 906-5322
    31.006,716
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