University of the Potomac VA: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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University of the Potomac VA is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 190 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1910 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Vienna, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at University of the Potomac VA.

University of the Potomac VA follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Computer Science, Medical, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
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 positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of the Potomac VA is relatively low at 67% (close to Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at University of the Potomac VA is pretty good -- 12:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,900
Medium
Average tuition cost is slightly high - around $13,000 per year. The additional fees at University of the Potomac VA beyond tuition are around $900, which comes to a total of $13,900 per year.

Read the details about University of the Potomac VA 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
The college 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.

The undergraduate application fee at University of the Potomac VA is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of the Potomac VA and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (202) 521-1290 or check University of the Potomac VA Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
University of the Potomac VA offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

At present there is no on-campus housing at University of the Potomac VA.

Based on the college crime information, University of the Potomac VA appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of the Potomac VA Location and Maps



Post Address: University of the Potomac VA, 2070 Chain Bridge Road, Vienna, Virginia 22182-2536, USA
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