Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary: Review & Facts

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Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary is a small two-year, public school with 2,255 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1960 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Petersburg, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
Few
Associate's degree is available at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary.

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 2 majors. The most popular concentration is Physics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
54%
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 usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary student retention rate is low at 54% (way below Virginia 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 Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary is below average: 52%. Around 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary is reasonable -- 24:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,400
High
Average tuition cost is slightly high, $13,900 per year. The additional fees at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary beyond tuition are around $1,500; this comes to $15,400 a year.

Read the details about Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary 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



Acceptance
Rate
60%
According to government data, 2,122 applications were submitted and 1,273 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary 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.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (804) 862-6100 or check Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,700
High
Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high - approximately $9,700 a year.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Army ROTC programs are available at Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary Location and Maps



Post Address: Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary, 8311 Halifax Rd, Petersburg, Virginia 23805, USA
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