New River Community and Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

167 Dye Drive

Beckley, WV 25801

(304) 255-5812

Fax: (304) 255-5889

Contact: Harry Faulk

Vice President/Chief Academic Officer
Main Address

221 George Street, Suite 2

Beckley, WV 25801

(304) 929-5472

www.newriver.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,338

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 438

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,338

Setting

Suburban 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

Not reported


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Aquaculture A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Ecology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management C
Customer Service Support C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Reception C
Retailing C
Travel/Tourism Management A

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications C
Computer Support Specialist C
Computer repair and operating systems C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Hardware specialist C
Information Technology A
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A
Technical sales specialist C

Education

Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Assistance A
Medical Insurance Billing C
Nursing – Practical C
Phlebotomy C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology C
Welding Technology C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Law Enforcement Administration 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.

New River Community and Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(304) 929-5450
Website:www.newriver.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.newriver.edu/future-students/admissions-4883/apply-now
Address:280 University Drive, Beaver, WV 25813-8987
Setting:23
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,447
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:197 (14% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,966
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,834
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,962

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

New River Community and Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at New River Community and Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services25
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education11
Engineering1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3
Legal Professions and Studies2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services1
Precision Production21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Science Technologies/Technicians11
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total1028

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at New River Community and Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at New River Community and Technical 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$3,966
Out-of-state$4,834
Books and supplies$1,350

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 aid27685%
Grant or scholarship aid27685%$4,962
Student loan aid6821%$3,692

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,16672%$5,579
Federal student loans36022%$3,754

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for New River Community and Technical 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 New River Community and Technical 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

New River Community and Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,447
Undergraduate enrollment1,447
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

New River Community and Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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