Cedar Valley College: Review & Facts

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Cedar Valley College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,635 students enrolled. This school was established in 1977 and is the only school located in Lancaster, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
33
Fair
At Cedar Valley College you can receive your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Cedar Valley College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 33 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Medical Assistant, Veterinary, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Cedar Valley College is low at 56% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Cedar Valley College is very low - 14%. Nearly 30% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CVC is reasonable, 24:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Low
Average tuition pricing is low - $5,300 a year.

Read the details about Cedar Valley College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This 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) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Cedar Valley College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (972) 860-8201 or check Cedar Valley College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Cedar Valley College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CVC, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Cedar Valley College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Cedar Valley College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cedar Valley College Location and Maps



Post Address: Cedar Valley College, 3030 North Dallas Ave, Lancaster, Texas 75134-3799, USA
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