Hudson Valley Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

80 Vandenburgh Avenue

Troy, NY 12180

(518) 629-7309

(877) 325-4822

Fax: (518) 629-4576

Contact: Mary Bauer

Director of Admissions
Main Address

80 Vandenburgh Avenue

Troy, NY 12180

(518) 629-4822

Total undergrads: 12,787

Degree-seeking undergrads: 12,787


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to some programs based on school achievement record and test scores. Interview also considered for some programs.

College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Finance/Banking A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Insurance/Risk Management A
International Business A
Real Estate A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Data Processing Technology A,C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A
Carpentry A


Physical Education A


Engineering – General A
Engineering Science A

Engineering Technologies

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

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science A
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Physician Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A
Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

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.

Hudson Valley Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (518) 629-4822
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 80 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy, NY 12180
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 10,416
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 7,051 (68% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,962
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,062
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,293

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

Hudson Valley Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hudson Valley Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 38
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 66
Construction Trades 23
Education 23
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 713
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 1513
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 4
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 34
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 12
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Physical Sciences 1
Precision Production 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 3
Science Technologies/Technicians 11
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 4479

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hudson Valley 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 2019-2020
In-state $5,962
Out-of-state $11,062
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,579 77%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,384 67% $5,293
Student loan aid 652 32% $4,402

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,355 40% $4,816
Federal student loans 2,312 21% $4,994

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hudson Valley 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 Hudson Valley Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Hudson Valley Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 10,416
Undergraduate enrollment 10,416
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

Hudson Valley Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • RN Associate Degree Programs

*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. 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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