School Highlights

Richard Bland College serves 2,375 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 2,375 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,058
  • Out-state tuition: $15,016
  • Acceptance Rate: 50%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Minority enrollment: 54%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Richard Bland College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 151 teachers has grown by 122% over five years.
Richard Bland College
(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
151 staff
129 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Richard Bland College has grown by 55% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The Richard Bland College diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,375 students
2,199 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
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# Full-Time Students
857 students
914 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,518 students
1,285 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
476 students
476 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
n/a
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% Asian
16%
7%
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% Hispanic
6%
12%
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% Black
25%
21%
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% White
46%
51%
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% Two or more races
2%
5%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.70
0.67
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College Completion Rate
32%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$35,400
$29,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,058 is more than the state average of $3,736. The in-state tuition has declined by 29% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $15,016 is more than the state average of $8,977. The out-state tuition has declined by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,058
$3,736
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$15,016
$8,977
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
82%
84%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$12,000
$11,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
50%
64%
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SAT Math
425
425
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SAT Writing
440
440
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 2,375 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,058
  • Out-state tuition: $15,016
  • Acceptance Rate: 50%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Minority enrollment: 54%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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