Treasure Valley Community College

  • Treasure Valley Community College is dedicated to providing quality lifelong learning and cultural opportunities in response to the needs of our communities within available resources.

School Highlights

Treasure Valley Community College serves 1,866 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.

Top Rankings

Treasure Valley Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Oregon for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Treasure Valley Community College(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty108 staff108 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Treasure Valley Community College has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The Treasure Valley Community College diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,866 students2,061 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:144:1
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# Full-Time Students807 students853 students
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# Part-Time Students1,059 students1,208 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
142142
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
5%
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% Hispanic
24%
13%
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% Black
1%
4%
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% White
63%
54%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
% Non Resident races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
17%
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Diversity Score0.540.66
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College Completion Rate
28%
20%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,800$32,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,424 is more than the state average of $4,676. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,904 is less than the state average of $7,715. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,424$4,676
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,904$7,715
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%82%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,750$13,425
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,687$6,406
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Treasure Valley Community College was founded in the fall of 1962 as part of the Oregon Community College system. Classes were originally conducted at Ontario High School during the late afternoon and evening hours. The College celebrated its first graduation ceremony the following spring when students enrolled in the one-year Licensed Practical Nursing program completed their studies. Beginning with a solitary building, TVCC moved to its present location in the fall of 1965. Several other buildings were added during the next year and today the campus houses 13 major buildings. TVCC has five locations in Eastern Oregon, and one in Western Idaho. Our main campus, established in 1964, is in Ontario, Oregon. The college has outreach centers in Nyssa, Burns and Lakeview, Oregon, and a branch campus in Caldwell, Idaho. Treasure Valley Community College is located on a 90-acre campus near the center of Ontario, Oregon, a city of approximately 10,000 people. Campus buildings include residence halls, a professional-technical complex, a multi-purpose activities center, and a modern gymnasium. In addition, TVCC is the site of the Malheur County/Oregon State University Extension Service and Eastern Oregon University Outreach Center. The College is dedicated to high quality, up-to-date instruction; typically a low student/instructor ratio; effective low cost education; and a pleasant college atmosphere. TVCC continues to grow and change to meet the needs of both its students and the community it serves. Academic Programs and Departments includes Adult Education, Agriculture/Rodeo, Art, Athletics, BizCenter, Business, Building Construction Technologies at SRCI, Cisco Networking Academy, Community & Continuing Education, Computer Science, Division of Extended Learning, Drafting, English/Foreign Language, Library, Mathematics, Natural Resources, Nursing, Performing Arts, Science, Social Science, Welding, WINGS and Workforce Training & Education.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Treasure Valley Community College is College of Western Idaho (36.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 10,277 students | 36.20 Mi5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa, ID 83687
    (208) 562-3000
    36.2010,277
  • Carrington College-Boise
    Private for-profit
    428 students | 45.00 Mi1122 N. Liberty St.
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 377-8080
    45.00428
  • 1,681 students | 145.80 Mi2411 NW Carden Ave
    Pendleton, OR 97801
    (541) 276-1260
    145.801,681
  • 3,860 students | 156.30 Mi500 Tausick Way
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 522-2500
    156.303,860
  • 7,585 students | 160.00 Mi315 Falls Ave.
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-9554
    160.007,585
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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,676 per year for in-state students and $7,715 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,361 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a diversity score of 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Concorde Career College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.