Rappahannock Community College: Review & Facts

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Rappahannock Community College is a small two-year, public school with 3,715 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1971 and is the only college located in Glenns, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Rappahannock Community College.

Rappahannock Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical, Industrial Technologies, and Graphic Design and Animation. 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 when 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 positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
61%
The rate of student retention at Rappahannock Community College is relatively low at 61% (below Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rappahannock Community College is low - 30%. About 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Rappahannock Community College is a bit disappointing -- 26:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,800
Average tuition price is low, about $7,100 a year. The additional fees at Rappahannock Community College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $700, which makes it a total of $7,800 a year.

Read the details about Rappahannock 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 college will consider accepting 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) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Rappahannock Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (804) 758-6700 or check Rappahannock Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



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

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rappahannock Community 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Rappahannock Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Rappahannock Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rappahannock Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Rappahannock Community College, 12745 College Drive, Glenns, Virginia 23149-2616, USA
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