Westwood College Arlington Ballston: Review & Facts

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Westwood College Arlington Ballston is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 480 students enrolled. This college is one of the 10 colleges located in Arlington, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Westwood College Arlington Ballston.

Westwood College Arlington Ballston deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Construction, Computer Science, Graphic Design and Animation, and Management. 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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
47%
The rate of student retention at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is very low at 47% (way below Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is pretty decent - 15:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,000
Average tuition price is slightly high, $14,700 per year. The additional fees at Westwood College Arlington Ballston beyond tuition are roughly $300; this comes to a total of $15,000 annually.

Read the details about Westwood College Arlington Ballston 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
62%
As reported in recent data, 176 applications were submitted and 109 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Westwood College Arlington Ballston and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (703) 243-3900 or check Westwood College Arlington Ballston Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Westwood College Arlington Ballston provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Westwood College Arlington Ballston, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College Arlington Ballston.

Based on the college crime data, Westwood College Arlington Ballston seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Westwood College Arlington Ballston Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College Arlington Ballston, 4420 N. Fairfax Dr., Arlington, Virginia 22203, USA
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