Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

13650 Apple Harvest Drive
Martinsburg, WV 25403
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 declined by 13% over five years.
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College (WV) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 102 staff 29 staff
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,528 has grown by 28% 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 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,528 students 1,015 students
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 54:1 23:1
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,123 students 435 students
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 4,405 students 580 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%
-
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Asian (2007-2012)
% 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%
3%
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.33 0.24
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 $4,021. 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 $4,021
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 Aid 90% 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

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,021 per year for in-state students and $8,257 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,787 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

West Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.24, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.