New River Community and Technical College

Beckley, WV

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New River Community and Technical College

New River Community and Technical College Student Essentials

New River Community and Technical College Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.newriver.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,234
Out-of-State Tuition: $7,672
Retention Rate: 39%
Enrollment: 4,362
Year Established: 2003

About New River Community and Technical College

Whether you’re a recent high school graduate or an adult looking to advance your career, the New River Community and Technical College in Beckley, West Virginia, provides accessible academics to help you meet the needs of the Beckley region.

More than 20 associate’s degrees are offered in areas from Arts Management and Studio Arts to Administrative Office Management to Medical Assisting and Mechatronics.

If you’re seeking career certification, you can earn credentials in Banking and Financing Fundamentals, Computer Software Applications, Pipe Welding and Pipe Fitting, Weatherization Diagnostics and many more.

To accommodate your schedule and learning style, New River provides numerous student services. Whether you seek tutoring or need help with class scheduling, the school is there for you. The school even works with you individually after you graduate to help you find entry-level employment.

The school’s Advanced Technology Center provides customized programs to ensure that the Beckley workforce is highly skilled in the latest technological and industry developments. The center works with business and community leaders from the region to offer programs that address the workforce’s current needs.

To honor its dedication to the community, the college offers discounted tuition to West Virginia students. Students may apply for financial aid to be considered for Pell grants, West Virginia Higher Education grants, scholarships and tuition waivers.

New River offers an open admissions policy, allowing any student who has earned a high school diploma or GED the opportunity to apply.

New River Community and Technical College Location

New River Community and Technical College
221 George Street, Suite 2
Beckley, WV 25801


Getting Around New River Community and Technical College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Beckley, WV

Winter
Dec
41
22
Jan
38
19
Feb
42
21
Spring
Mar
51
27
Apr
62
36
May
70
46
Summer
Jun
75
55
Jul
78
59
Aug
77
57
Fall
Sep
71
50
Oct
62
39
Nov
52
30

Students

Total Students 4,362

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 8%
  • Caucasian: 90%
  • Unknown and Other: 1%
Latino 1%
African American 8%
Caucasian 90%
Unknown and Other 1%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 38%
Part-Time 62%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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