Valley Forge Christian College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Valley Forge Christian College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,040 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1931 and is the only college located in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.

Valley Forge Christian College is affiliated with Assemblies of God Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Valley Forge Christian College will give you the option to earn an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Valley Forge Christian College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Education, Psychology, Broadcasting, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other 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 usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The student retention rate at Valley Forge Christian College is fair at 75% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Valley Forge Christian College is low - 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Valley Forge Christian College is decent - 17:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,500
Average tuition charges are fairly high - about $16,700 a year. The additional fees at Valley Forge Christian College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,800; which comes to $18,500 per year.

Read the details about Valley Forge Christian 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



Acceptance
Rate
72%
As reported in recent government data, 571 applications were submitted and 412 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

Valley Forge Christian College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Valley Forge Christian College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Valley Forge Christian College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, 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 Valley Forge Christian 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
B-
Valley Forge Christian College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,000 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,100 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Valley Forge Christian College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Valley Forge Christian College Location and Maps



Post Address: Valley Forge Christian College, 1401 Charlestown Road, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460-2373, USA
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