Catawba Valley Community College
Catawba Valley Community College is one of the sixty public 2-year colleges in North Carolina. The campus is located in an urban area, in Hickory.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 4,827 students attend the school. Every year 28% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Catawba Valley Community College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $2,432, and fees were $153. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,576 and $153 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall City|
|Number of Students4,827|
|Student to Faculty Ratio14:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1992 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$76/credit|
|In State Students||$76/credit|
|Out of State Students||$268/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 74% of Catawba Valley Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||18%||$232|
|State Grant & Scholarships||27%||$1,778|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||4%||$920|
|Federal Student Loans||9%||$4,271|
$8,583Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$7,785|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,179|
|$48,001 to $75,000$8,778|
|$75,001 to $110,000$11,525|
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Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
- North Carolina Masters Nurse Scholars Program, Graduate Program
- North Carolina Nurse Education Scholarship-Loan Program
- Virginia Elizabeth and Alma Vane Taylor Nursing Scholarship
- Ann Mabe Newman and William G. Newman Nursing Scholarship
- Carol Ann Beerstecher Nursing Scholarship
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing.