Valley College - Princeton

Overview


Valley College - Princeton is located in Princeton, West Virginia. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Valley Training Centers Inc. system and offers undergrad programs. It has 104 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs and Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians. 62% of students graduate.

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About


🗺 617 Mercer Street
Princeton, West Virginia 24740
State West Virginia
Mission Our mission is to meet the educational and professional needs of the community by delivering quality degree and certificate programs, which are flexible and career oriented.
🌐www.valley.edu

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
62%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
57%
Women Graduation Rate
64%

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Valley College - Princeton?

Valley College - Princeton students, on average, make $0 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 0% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Valley College - Princeton
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Valley College - Princeton. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
24
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Valley College - Princeton?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
104
Total Students
104
undergrads and grad students
Students over 25
46%
Student Median Household Income
$36,703
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
93%
of undergraduates
Men
7%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Mostly Women

Valley College - Princeton has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 8 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 1329 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Valley College - Princeton
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Valley College - Princeton study?
Valley College - Princeton Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Valley College - Princeton are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Valley College - Princeton?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
52%
Students Who Transfer Out of Valley College - Princeton
9%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Valley College - Princeton has a retention rate of 52% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
8
8% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Medium-Low

Valley College - Princeton has around 8 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 8% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Valley College - Princeton as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Princeton, West Virginia


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
438
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
51
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in West Virginia


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, West Virginia tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 26% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 68% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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