Chattahoochee Valley Community College: Review & Facts

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Chattahoochee Valley Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,730 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1973 and is the only school located in Phenix City, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Chattahoochee Valley Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

CVCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Medical, Nursing, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.

It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
49%
The student retention rate at Chattahoochee Valley Community College is very low at 49% (way below Alabama average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Chattahoochee Valley Community College is very low - 23%. Roughly 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Chattahoochee Valley Community College is reasonably decent - 18:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,600
Average tuition costs are low - about $6,600 per year. The additional fees at CVCC (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,000; which comes to a total of $7,600 a year.

Read the details about Chattahoochee Valley Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Chattahoochee Valley Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (334) 291-4900 or check Chattahoochee Valley Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Chattahoochee Valley Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Chattahoochee Valley Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Chattahoochee Valley Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Chattahoochee Valley Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Chattahoochee Valley Community College, 2602 College Drive, Phenix City, Alabama 36869, USA
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