Fairfax County Community Colleges

  • There are 5 community colleges in Fairfax County, Virginia, serving 56,892 students.
  • Fairfax County, VA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), and the student:teacher ratio is 35:1.

Fairfax County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Columbia College (Fairfax)
    Pivate, for profit
    8300 Merrifield Ave 3F
    Fairfax VA  22031
    (703)206-0508

    428 students
  • 7300 Boston Blvd
    Springfield VA  22153
    (703)440-9535

    757 students
  • Medtech Institute
    Pivate, for profit
    6565 Arlington Boulevard
    Falls Church VA  22042
    (703)237-6200

    1,371 students
  • 4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
    Annandale VA  22003
    (703)323-3000

    51,487 students
  • Stratford University
    Pivate, for profit
    7777 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church VA  22043
    7038218570

    2,849 students
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Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
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