Mohawk Valley Community College

  • 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 6,317 students (50% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Top Placements

Mohawk Valley Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 231 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Mohawk Valley Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty231 staff85 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Mohawk Valley Community College has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The Mohawk Valley Community College diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment6,317 students1,353 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:125:1
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# Full-Time Students3,161 students784 students
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# Part-Time Students3,156 students669 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-360
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
5%
7%
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% Hispanic
7%
23%
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% Black
8%
19%
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% White
71%
41%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score0.480.73
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College Completion Rate
30%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,700$35,200
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,415 is less than the state average of $5,176. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,225 is less than the state average of $10,071. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,415$5,176
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,225$10,071
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,000$12,935
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2019 (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

The nearest community college to Mohawk Valley Community College is Saint Elizabeth College of Nursing (2.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 197 students | 2.50 Mi2215 Genesee Street
    Utica NY  13501
    (315) 801-8253
    2.50197
  • 2,398 students | 11.50 Mi100 Reservoir Rd
    Herkimer NY  13350
    (315) 866-0300
    11.502,398
  • 2,986 students | 25.00 Mi80 Eaton Street
    Morrisville NY  13408
    (315) 684-6000
    25.002,986
  • 870 students | 33.60 Mi22 Sullivan St
    Cazenovia NY  13035
    (800) 654-3210
    33.60870
  • 2,451 students | 44.00 Mi2805 State Hwy 67
    Johnstown NY  12095
    (518) 762-3622
    44.002,451
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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,176 per year for in-state students and $10,071 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,279 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in New York is Plaza College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.