Rappahannock Community College

12745 College Drive
Glenns, VA 23149-2616
Tel: (804)758-6700
3,569 students
Public institution
School Highlights
  • Rappahannock Community College serves 3,569 students (22% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Rappahannock Community College is the only community colleges within Middlesex County, VA.
  • The nearest community college is Centura College-Newport News (30.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Rappahannock Community College (VA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 69 staff 38 staff
Rappahannock Community College Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,569 has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,569 students 1,257 students
Rappahannock Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 802 students 596 students
Rappahannock Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 2,767 students 798 students
Rappahannock Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Rappahannock Community College Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
6%
Rappahannock Community College Asian (2007-2015)
% Hispanic
2%
8%
Rappahannock Community College Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
21%
22%
Rappahannock Community College Black (2007-2015)
% White
71%
57%
Rappahannock Community College White (2007-2015)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
Rappahannock Community College Hawaiian (2013-2015)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Rappahannock Community College More (2011-2015)
Rappahannock Community College Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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. 0.45 0.62
Rappahannock Community College Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,089 is less than the state average of $3,795. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,699 is less than the state average of $9,558. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,089 $3,795
Rappahannock Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,699 $9,558
Rappahannock Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 71% 87%
Rappahannock Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,795 per year for in-state students and $9,558 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,027 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.