New River Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Drawer 1127

Dublin, VA 24084

(540) 674-3603

(866) 462-6722

Fax: (540) 674-3644



Contact: Margaret Taylor

Coordinator of Admissions and Records
Main Address

Drawer 1127

Dublin, VA 24084

(540) 674-3600

www.nr.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,889

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Logistics/Materials Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming – General A
Game design and development A
Information Technology A

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A

Engineering

Computer Engineering – General A
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Instrumentation Technology A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Nursing – Practical C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A
Gerontology A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology A,C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies 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 College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(540) 674-3600
Website:www.nr.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://apply.vccs.edu/oa/launch.action
Address:5251 College Drive, Dublin, VA 24084-1127
Setting:31
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,456
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,146 (48% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,464
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,362
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,414

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

New River Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services53
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields52
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Health Professions and Related Programs72
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians61
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Precision Production51
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total3914

* 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 College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total4

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at New River 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$4,464
Out-of-state$10,362
Books and supplies$1,800

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 aid36474%
Grant or scholarship aid30462%$4,414
Student loan aid8718%$4,158

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,71038%$3,396
Federal student loans58813%$5,024

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for New River 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 New River 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

New River Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,456
Undergraduate enrollment4,456
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 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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