Naugatuck Valley Community College
Waterbury, CT 06708
Naugatuck Valley Community College (NVCC) is a two-year college that is located in Waterbury, Connecticut. This school was originally established in 1962 and it has built up a great reputation in the community. NVCC has many different programs that will allow students to pursue their dreams. There are a variety of different associate degrees and certificates that will be able to be granted by this institution. It has a campus that is 110 acres and it has many special buildings to help give students the proper resources that they need. Aside from classrooms and laboratories, NVCC also has a student center that features a game room and a full cafeteria. Students will also be able to enjoy the Fine Arts Center that houses two full theaters as well as dance studios, music rooms, and much more.
The nursing program at NVCC is held in high regard by the community. This is a nursing program that has helped many people to find success as professional nurses throughout the years. This associate degree nursing program offers students a four-semester curriculum that will prepare them for becoming a professional nurse. It is a program that is designed to give students the right mix of practical skills, knowledge of theory, and the understanding of what is expected of nurses in a professional setting.
|Campus LocaleMidsize Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio17:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education|
05/01/1973 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1976 - 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||$159/credit|
|In State Students||$159/credit|
|Out of State Students||$477/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 Naugatuck 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||8%||$493|
|State Grant & Scholarships||17%||$2,801|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||34%||$983|
|Federal Student Loans||5%||$4,348|
$5,526Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$5,277|
|$30,001 to $48,000$5,422|
|$48,001 to $75,000$5,824|
|$75,001 to $110,000$6,588|
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Applicant must be a Naugatuck Valley Community College student or graduate enrolled in WestConn at Waterbury's nursing program.
Applicant must be a Connecticut resident studying at a Connecticut nursing school.
Applicant must be a Naugatuck Valley Community College student or graduate who has been accepted to the management program at WestConn at Waterbury.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Connecticut state board of nursing.