80 Vandenburgh Ave
Troy, NY 12180
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 85 degree and certificate programs in three schools: Business and Liberal Arts; Health Sciences; and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); and an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of nearly 9,000 students and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 80,000 alumni.

School Highlights

Hudson Valley Community College serves 9,348 students (49% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 9,348 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,964
  • Out-state tuition: $10,764
  • Student:teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Minority enrollment: 28%
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Hudson Valley Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size

School Overview

The teacher population of 928 teachers has grown by 73% over five years.
Hudson Valley Community College
(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution Level
At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
928 staff
158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Hudson Valley Community College has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The Hudson Valley Community College diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
9,348 students
1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
11:1
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# Full-Time Students
4,546 students
858 students
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# Part-Time Students
4,802 students
579 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
408 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
7%
8%
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% Hispanic
7%
24%
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% Black
10%
19%
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% White
72%
39%
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% Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
3%
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% Unknown races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.50
0.74
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College Completion Rate
30%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$39,900
$35,200
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,964 is more than the state average of $5,464. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $10,764 is more than the state average of $10,103. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,964
$5,464
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$10,764
$10,103
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
77%
91%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$11,000
$14,216
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,699
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
51%
75%
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SAT Reading
n/a
475
SAT Math
n/a
505
SAT Writing
n/a
485
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
23
ACT Math
n/a
25

Sports

Total Sports Offered
12 sports
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
Profile last updated: 07/13/2022

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 9,348 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,964
  • Out-state tuition: $10,764
  • Student:teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Minority enrollment: 28%
  • Source: Verified school update

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