Mohawk Valley Community College

1101 Sherman Dr
Utica, NY 13501-5394
Tel: (315)792-5400
  • MVCC offers choice, opportunity, and hope by providing accessible and affordable higher education, training, and services that emphasize academic excellence, diversity and a global view. The College is committed to excellence in career and transfer preparation, business, economic and community development, and personal and cultural enrichment.
School Highlights
  • Mohawk Valley Community College serves 7,149 students (56% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Mohawk Valley Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Oneida County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to Mohawk Valley Community College is Utica School of Commerce (1.8 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 231 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Mohawk Valley Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty231 staff81 staff
Mohawk Valley Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Mohawk Valley Community College has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Mohawk Valley Community College diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment7,149 students1,701 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio31:128:1
Mohawk Valley Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students4,024 students1,163 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students3,125 students538 students
Mohawk Valley Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Mohawk Valley Community College Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Mohawk Valley Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Mohawk Valley Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Mohawk Valley Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Mohawk Valley Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Mohawk Valley Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Mohawk Valley Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Mohawk Valley Community College Non Resident (2007-2016)
Mohawk Valley Community College Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.320.69
Mohawk Valley Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Mohawk Valley Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,700$35,300
Mohawk Valley Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,415 is less than the state average of $5,512. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,225 is less than the state average of $10,202. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,415$5,512
Mohawk Valley Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$8,225$10,202
Mohawk Valley Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%93%
Mohawk Valley Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$11,860$13,747
Mohawk Valley Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,868
Mohawk Valley Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The college offers Degrees and Certificate in Art, Business and Information Technology, Engineering, Computer, and Physical Sciences, Engineering Technologies and the Trades, Health Services, Hospitality Programs, Humanities, Life Science, Mathematics, Physical Education, Psychology, Human Services and Education and Social Sciences. The Center for Community and Economic Development at Mohawk Valley Community College is the primary educational resource and training provider for individuals, businesses, and other agencies in the college service area. We are responsive to the educational and training needs of this community through a comprehensive offering of flexible and innovative training programs and services. Mohawk Valley Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Our Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering Technology curricula, and the Surveying Technology curriculum are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC-ABET). The Nursing curriculum is accredited by the National League Accrediting Commission.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Utica School of Commerce
    Private, for profit
    282 students | 1.80 Mi201 Bleecker St
    Utica NY  13501
  • n/a students | 2.50 Mi2215 Genessee St
    Utica NY  13501
  • 3,259 students | 11.10 Mi100 Reservoir Rd
    Herkimer NY  13350
  • 2,910 students | 24.60 Mi80 Eaton Street
    Morrisville NY  13408
  • Cazenovia College
    Private, non-profit
    1,091 students | 33.70 Mi22 Sullivan St
    Cazenovia NY  13035
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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,512 per year for in-state students and $10,202 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,236 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 67%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New York is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.