Southside Virginia Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

109 Campus Drive

Alberta, VA 23821

(434) 949-1000

Fax: (434) 949-7863



Contact: Brent Richey

Dean of Admissions, Records and Institutional Research
Main Address

109 Campus Drive

Alberta, VA 23821

(434) 949-1000

www.sv.vccs.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,661

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
Interview required

National League for Nursing Pre-Admissions Examination required for nursing applicants. Psychological Services Bureau Revised Aptitude for Practical Nursing Examination required for practical nursing applicants.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Management Science A
Office Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Construction Trades

Electrician C

Education

Education – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Health Services – General C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Construction/Earthmoving Equipment C
Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation 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.

Southside Virginia Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (888) 220-7822
Website: www.southside.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.apply.vccs.edu/applications/vccs/apply.html?application_id=4094%20
Address: 109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA 23821
Setting: Rural: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,219
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,003 (62% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,695
Out-of-state Tuition: $10,698
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,224

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

Southside Virginia Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 42
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 31
Construction Trades 3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 82
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 113
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 42
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 21
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 71
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Precision Production 2
Transportation and Materials Moving 2
Grand total 5012

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Southside 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 2019-2020
In-state $4,695
Out-of-state $10,698
Books and supplies $1,774

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 195 90%
Grant or scholarship aid 195 90% $5,224
Student loan aid 0 0% $0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,355 40% $3,686
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Southside 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 Southside 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

Southside Virginia Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,219
Undergraduate enrollment 3,219
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

Southside Virginia Community College Accreditation

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

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

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