Westwood College Arlington Ballston: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Westwood College Arlington Ballston is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 480 students enrolled. This college is one of the 8 colleges located in Arlington, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
Few
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Westwood College Arlington Ballston.

Westwood College Arlington Ballston deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, Management, Business, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
47%
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 anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is very low at 47% (way below Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is low - 42%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is pretty decent - 15:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,500
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high - around $15,200 per academic year. The additional fees at Westwood College Arlington Ballston beyond tuition are approximately $300; which comes to $15,500 per year.

Read the details about Westwood College Arlington Ballston 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
62%
According to government data, 176 applications were submitted and 109 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College Arlington Ballston is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Westwood College Arlington Ballston and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (703) 243-3900 or check Westwood College Arlington Ballston Website.

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
Westwood College Arlington Ballston 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 Westwood College Arlington Ballston, 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.

At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College Arlington Ballston.

Westwood College Arlington Ballston Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College Arlington Ballston, 4420 N. Fairfax Dr., Arlington, Virginia 22203, USA
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