Vance Granville Community College: Review & Facts

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Vance Granville Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,040 students enrolled. This institution is the only college located in Henderson, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
33
At Vance Granville Community College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

VGCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 33 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, General Studies, Criminal Justice, and Education. 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 when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
The rate of student retention at Vance Granville Community College is relatively low at 66% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Vance Granville Community College is very low: 28%. Roughly 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Vance Granville Community College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,500
Average tuition charges are low, around $6,300 per year. The additional fees at VGCC beyond tuition are approximately $200; which makes it a total of $6,500 annually.

Read the details about Vance Granville 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
The school might accept 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 request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Vance Granville Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (252) 492-2061 or check Vance Granville Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Vance Granville Community College provides a distance education program 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 Vance Granville 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Vance Granville Community College.

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

Vance Granville Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Vance Granville Community College, 200 Community College Road, Henderson, North Carolina 27536, USA
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