J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College

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School Overview

J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College is the third largest of 23 community colleges in the state of Virginia. The school’s three campuses serve students in Richmond and the counties of Louisa, Hanover, Henrico, Goochland, and Powhatan.

General Information

Admission Office

Box 85622

Richmond, VA 23285-5622

(804) 523-5029

Fax: (804) 371-3650

Contact: Karen Pettis-Walden

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

PO Box 85622

Richmond, VA 23285-5622

(804) 371-3000


Total undergrads: 13,079

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,750


Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, health technology, engineering, legal assisting programs; interview recommended.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Equestrian/Equine Studies C
Horticultural Services A
Landscaping A
Turf Management A

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business – General C
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C
Real Estate C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology C
Information Sciences/Systems A


Early Childhood Education A,C
Teacher Assistance A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Construction/Building Technologies A
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Surveying Technology C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Institutional Food Production A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Laboratory Technology A,C
Medical Records Technology C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Opticianry/Opthalmic Dispensing Services A
Pharmacy Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A
Social sciences studies A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A
Mathematics/Computer Science A
Natural Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Culinary Arts/Related Services A
Restaurant/Catering Management A

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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.

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (804) 371-3000
Website: www.reynolds.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://apply.vccs.edu/oa/launch.action
Address: 1651 East Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228-2327
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,711
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 4,532 (52% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,998
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,001
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 68%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,247

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

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at J Sargeant Reynolds Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 64
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 1
Engineering 11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 33
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 169
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 51
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 1
Social Sciences 1
Visual and Performing Arts 21
Grand total 4432

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at J Sargeant Reynolds 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 $4,998
Out-of-state $11,001
Books and supplies $1,600

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 369 68%
Grant or scholarship aid 339 63% $5,247
Student loan aid 54 10% $5,258

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,857 44% $3,337
Federal student loans 927 11% $5,799

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for J Sargeant Reynolds 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 J Sargeant Reynolds 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

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 8,711
Undergraduate enrollment 8,711
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

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Laboratory Technology (DT)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree

*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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