Blue Ridge Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

180 West Campus Drive

Flat Rock, NC 28731-9624

(828) 694-1800

Fax: (828) 694-1693



Contact: Marcia Stoneman

Dean for Student Services
Main Address

180 West Campus Drive

Flat Rock, NC 28731-9624

(828) 694-1700

www.blueridge.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,171

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,146

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Mathematics and science requirements for allied health programs in surgical technology, pharmacy technology, nursing.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A
Horticulture, Ornamental C
Landscaping C
Turf Management C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Real Estate C
Sales and Distribution A
Tourism/Travel Services A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Information Sciences/Systems A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C
Electrician C
Masonry/Tile Setting C
Pipefitting C

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance C
Nursing (RN) A
Surgical Technology A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Blue Ridge Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(828) 694-1700
Website:www.blueridge.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.blueridge.edu
Address:180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731-4728
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,197
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:870 (40% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,601
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,745
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,491

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Blue Ridge Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Blue Ridge Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences43
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services88
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services128
Construction Trades7
Education34
Engineering11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields115
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Health Professions and Related Programs33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service43
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities13
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians123
Natural Resources and Conservation42
Personal and Culinary Services61
Precision Production41
Visual and Performing Arts12
Grand total8550

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Blue Ridge Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Grand total54

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Blue Ridge Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,601
Out-of-state$8,745
Books and supplies$1,912

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid11577%
Grant or scholarship aid10369%$4,491
Student loan aid3221%$6,275

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid98547%$3,668
Federal student loans34016%$7,036

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Blue Ridge Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Blue Ridge Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Blue Ridge Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,197
Undergraduate enrollment2,197
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Blue Ridge Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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