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Catawba Valley Community College

Catawba Valley Community College

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Catawba Valley Community College is a small (under 5,000 students) public, 2 year school located in the Southeast United States in a rural setting. The highest degree offered is an Associate's degree and the school is exclusively two year undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Catawba Valley Community College include: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies with 213 Associates awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 45 Associates awards; Furniture Design and Manufacturing with 40 Award < 1Yr awards; Medical Office Management/Administration with 39 Associates awards; Criminal Justice/Police Science with 39 Award < 1Yr awards;. Catawba Valley Community College is located at 2550 Hwy 70 SE in Hickory, NC 28602.

Catawba Valley Community College Facts


Catawba Valley Community College is located at 2550 Hwy 70 SE in Hickory, NC 28602

Graduation Rate: 13%
Retention Rate: 64%
Undergrads Under 18: 11%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 49%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 39%

Catawba Valley Community College telephone number: (828) 327-7000

Catawba Valley Community College is also known as CVCC

The highest degree offered is: Associate's degree


Catawba Valley Community College Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $2,381


Student Demographics at Catawba Valley Community College
Catawba Valley Community College Demographics
Totals: 953
     Males: 428 (45% of total)
     Females: 525 (55% of total)
Asians: 80
     Asian Males: 38 (4% of total)
     Asian Females: 42 (4% of total)
Blacks: 78
     Black Males: 39 (4% of total)
     Black Females: 39 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 44
     Hispanic Males: 16 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 28 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 5
     Native American Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 1
     Mixed Race Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 0 (0% of total)
Whites: 727
     White Males: 323 (34% of total)
     White Females: 404 (42% of total)
Foreign Students: 0
     Foreign Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Foreign Females: 0 (0% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Catawba Valley Community College
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(213 Associates degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(45 Associates degrees)
Furniture Design and Manufacturing
(40 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Medical Office Management/Administration
(39 Associates degrees)
Criminal Justice/Police Science
(39 Award < 1Yr degrees)
General Studies
(38 Associates degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(36 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Upholstery/Upholsterer
(35 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(33 Associates degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(29 Associates degrees)
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
(26 Associates degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(21 Associates degrees)
Medical Office Management/Administration
(16 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Electrician
(16 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
(15 Associates degrees)
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
(15 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Forensic Science and Technology
(14 Associates degrees)
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant
(13 Associates degrees)
Turf and Turfgrass Management
(13 Associates degrees)
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
(12 Associates degrees)
Office Management and Supervision
(11 Associates degrees)
Surgical Technology/Technologist
(11 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
(11 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
(11 Associates degrees)
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
(10 Associates degrees)
Forensic Science and Technology
(9 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
(9 Associates degrees)
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
(9 Associates degrees)
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
(9 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Polysomnography
(8 Associates degrees)
Catawba Valley Community College Weather
Catawba Valley Community College Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 57.10 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 46.72 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 74.33 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 3.32 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 1.54 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 77.09 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 17.11 (mph)
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