Wabash Valley College: Review & Facts

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Wabash Valley College is a small two-year, public school with 4,275 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1969 and is the only school located in Mount Carmel, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
Wabash Valley College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Wabash Valley College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, and Agriculture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
62%
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 rate of student retention at Wabash Valley College is relatively low at 62% (below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
32 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Wabash Valley College is average - 60%. About 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Wabash Valley College is quite disappointing - 32:1. Learn more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,100
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - about $10,600 a year. The additional fees at Wabash Valley College (not included in tuition costs) are around $500, which makes it a total of $11,100 annually.

Read the details about Wabash Valley 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
This 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Wabash Valley College is $10.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Wabash Valley College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (618) 393-2982 or check Wabash Valley College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Wabash Valley College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wabash Valley College, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Wabash Valley College.

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

Wabash Valley College Location and Maps



Post Address: Wabash Valley College, 2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863, USA
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