University of Valley Forge: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Valley Forge is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 920 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1931 and is the only college located in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.

University of Valley Forge is affiliated with Assemblies of God Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
University of Valley Forge will give you the option to earn an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

University of Valley Forge deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Communication and Journalism, Computer Science, Broadcasting, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
64%
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 usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Valley Forge is relatively low at 64% (below Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Valley Forge is low - 45%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Valley Forge is pretty good - 13:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,500
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high - about $18,700 a year. The additional fees at University of Valley Forge not covered by tuition are nearly $1,800; which comes to $20,500 per year.

Read the details about University of Valley Forge 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
95%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 476 applications were submitted and 450 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

University of Valley Forge will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Valley Forge in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,000
Medium
University of Valley Forge offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Valley Forge, 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.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
University of Valley Forge provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,000 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, University of Valley Forge appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Valley Forge Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Valley Forge, 1401 Charlestown Road, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460-2373, USA
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