River Valley Community College

School Highlights
  • River Valley Community College serves 1,009 students (23% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 17%.
  • River Valley Community College is the only community colleges within Sullivan County, NH.
  • The nearest community college to River Valley Community College is Landmark College (28.8 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
River Valley Community College(NH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesAssociate of Arts Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty68 staff114 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of River Valley Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The River Valley Community College diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,009 students2,045 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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# Full-Time Students236 students578 students
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# Part-Time Students773 students1,467 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
1%
3%
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% Black
1%
2%
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% White
92%
83%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
9%
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Diversity Score0.150.30
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College Completion Rate
19%
22%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,400$40,500

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $6,855 is less than the state average of $6,952. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $15,015 is less than the state average of $15,095. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$6,855$6,952
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Out-State Tuition Fees$15,015$15,095
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%81%
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Median Debt for Graduates$17,625$14,052
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,401$5,500
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to River Valley Community College is Landmark College (28.8 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For New Hampshire public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,952 per year for in-state students and $15,095 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Hampshire community colleges have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New Hampshire is Lakes Region Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.