Central Virginia Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3506 Wards Road

Lynchburg, VA 24502-2498

(434) 832-7633

(800) 562-3060

Fax: (434) 832-7793

Contact: Geoffrey Hicks

Chief Academic Officer
Main Address

3506 Wards Road

Lynchburg, VA 24502

(434) 832-7600

www.cvcc.va.us
Size

Total undergrads: 5,407

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,187

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Allied health program applicants must have 2 interviews with program head and meet specific criteria. Only 15 applicants accepted into each program each year.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A
Photography C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Finance/Banking A
Management Information Systems A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management C
Purchasing/Procurement/Contracts C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Information Sciences/Systems A

Construction Trades

Electrician C
Pipefitting C

Education

Education – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Health Physics/Radiologic Health A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services C

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Transportation & Materials Moving – General 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.

Central Virginia Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (434) 832-7600
Website: www.centralvirginia.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.apply.vccs.edu/applications/vccs/apply.html?application_id=4081
Address: 3506 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-2498
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,047
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,703 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,838
Out-of-state Tuition: $10,766
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 72%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,855

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Central Virginia Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Central Virginia Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 53
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Construction Trades 2
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 64
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 104
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 32
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 21
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 5
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Visual and Performing Arts 21
Grand total 4319

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Central Virginia 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $4,838
Out-of-state $10,766
Books and supplies $1,420

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 248 72%
Grant or scholarship aid 226 66% $4,855
Student loan aid 42 12% $5,099

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,587 38% $3,398
Federal student loans 238 6% $5,178

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Central Virginia 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 Central Virginia Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Central Virginia Community College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 4,047
Undergraduate enrollment 4,047
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Central Virginia Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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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