San Joaquin Valley College Visalia: Review & Facts

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San Joaquin Valley College Visalia is a large two-year, private for-profit school with 5,605 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1977 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Visalia, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
At San Joaquin Valley College Visalia you can get your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

San Joaquin Valley College Visalia follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Pharmacy, Medical, Dental, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
68%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia is relatively low at 68% (below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia is below average: 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia is reasonable, 22:1. Find out more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,900
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high, $16,800 a year. The additional fees at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia beyond tuition are nearly $100, which comes to $16,900 a year.

Read the details about San Joaquin Valley College Visalia 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 college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (559) 734-9000 or check San Joaquin Valley College Visalia Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
San Joaquin Valley College Visalia 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 San Joaquin Valley College Visalia, 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at San Joaquin Valley College Visalia.

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

San Joaquin Valley College Visalia Location and Maps



Post Address: San Joaquin Valley College Visalia, 8344 W Mineral King Ave, Visalia, California 93291-9283, USA
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