Quinebaug Valley Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Quinebaug Valley Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,680 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1971 and is the only institution located in Danielson, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
Fair
Quinebaug Valley Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate or associate's degree.

QVCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Quinebaug Valley Community College is low at 57% (way below Connecticut average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Quinebaug Valley Community College is very low: 27%. Approximately 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at QVCC is decent - 16:1. Read more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,100
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - about $10,800 a year. The additional fees at Quinebaug Valley Community College not covered by tuition are around $1,300; this comes to $12,100 a year.

Read the details about Quinebaug Valley Community 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
The college will consider accepting your 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Quinebaug Valley Community College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Quinebaug Valley Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (860) 932-4000 or check Quinebaug Valley Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Quinebaug Valley Community College provides a distance learning option 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 QVCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Quinebaug Valley Community College.

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

Quinebaug Valley Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Quinebaug Valley Community College, 742 Upper Maple St, Danielson, Connecticut 06239-1436, USA
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