Mountwest Community and Technical College: Review & Facts

Mountwest Community and Technical College
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Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Poor Quality: Education Quality Rating - Very Bad Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Bad Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Mountwest Community and Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,115 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1975 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Huntington, West Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Mountwest Community and Technical College.

Mountwest Community and Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, General Studies, Medical, Medical Assistant, and Laboratory Assistance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile 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
35%
The rate of student retention at Mountwest Community and Technical College is very low at 35% (way below West Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Mountwest Community and Technical College is very low: 14%. Approximately 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Mountwest Community and Technical College is reasonable: 22:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Average tuition charges are relatevely low - about $8,000 per year. The additional fees at Mountwest Community and Technical College not covered by tuition are around $200, which makes it a total of $8,200 per year.

Read the details about Mountwest Community and Technical 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
The college accepts your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Mountwest Community and Technical College is $15.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Mountwest Community and Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (304) 696-6282 or check Mountwest Community and Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Mountwest Community and Technical College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Mountwest Community and Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Mountwest Community and Technical College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,600 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, approximately $4,300 annually.

Based on the college crime information, Mountwest Community and Technical College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mountwest Community and Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Mountwest Community and Technical College, 1 John Marshall Way, Huntington, West Virginia 25755, USA
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