Skyline College Roanoke: Review & Facts

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Skyline College Roanoke is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 15 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1966 and is one of the 7 colleges located in Roanoke, Virginia.

Academic Offerings

At Skyline College Roanoke you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Skyline College Roanoke deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
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 usually 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 Skyline College Roanoke is high at 86% (well above Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
2 : 1
The graduation rate at Skyline College Roanoke is below average: 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at Skyline College Roanoke is outstanding -- 2:1. Learn more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is slightly high, around $14,200 per year. The additional fees at Skyline College Roanoke (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $100; which comes to a total of $14,300 per year.

Read the details about Skyline College Roanoke 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

As reported in recent data, 101 applications were submitted and 78 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

This college will consider accepting 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.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Skyline College Roanoke is $45.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Skyline College Roanoke and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (540) 563-8080 or check Skyline College Roanoke Website.

Opportunities and Services

Skyline College Roanoke provides 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 Skyline College Roanoke, 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.

At present there is no on-campus housing at Skyline College Roanoke.

Skyline College Roanoke Location and Maps

Post Address: Skyline College Roanoke, 5234 Airport Rd, Roanoke, Virginia 24012, USA
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