West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport

  • West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is an accredited, degree granting institution. It's mission is to provide area students with the tools needed to achieve career success. Our goal is to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in a short period of time. Through career-focused classes and hands-on training, you can earn an associate degree in months not years. Our programs are designed to make you employable. As a WVJC student, you will have access to modern classrooms and laboratory equipment, individualized attention in a small class, externship experience in a real-world business and job placement assistance. Graduates of WVJC are eligible, at no additional tuition, to receive brush-up training necessary to upgrade skills as needed.

School Highlights

West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport serves 108 students (95% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 17%.

Top Placements

West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport places among the top 20% of community colleges in West Virginia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport(WV) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty10 staff49 staff
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Student Body

The student population of West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport has declined by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment108 students950 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:122:1
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# Full-Time Students103 students540 students
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# Part-Time Students5 students410 students
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% Hispanic
1%
2%
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% Black
1%
6%
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% White
98%
83%
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Diversity Score0.040.30
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College Completion Rate
67%
36%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,900$25,000
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $12,625 is more than the state average of $11,594. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,625$11,594
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,028$9,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,579$4,750
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in WV by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • West Virginia Junior College is accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges & Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport is Pierpont Community and Technical College (14.9 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,610 per year for in-state students and $8,321 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,594 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

West Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Martinsburg College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.