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Quinebaug Valley Community College

Danielson, CT

At A Glance

Main Address

742 Upper Maple St

Danielson, CT 06239-1436

https://qvcc.edu/

Admission Office

742 Upper Maple Street

Danielson, CT 06239-1440

(860) 932-4002

admissions@qvcc.commnet.edu

Contact : Sarah Hendricks

Associate Director of Admissions

Type of School

Small

Public

community college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 3716

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,367

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 330

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 56.0%

Average financial aid package : $2,883.00

In-State Tuition : $4,506.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $12,474.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large Town (10-50k)

Suburban

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Instructional Center at Windham Technical High School

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : Aug 1

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 47.0%
Business/Marketing : 15.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 9.0%
Education : 7.0%
Engineering : 7.0%
Health Professions : 7.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A C
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A C
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies C
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering
Polymer/Plastics Engineering A

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Biomedical Technology/Technician A
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician A
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician C
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling A
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician C
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary C
Medical Staff Services Technology/Technician A
Medical/Clinical Assistant A

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Precision Production
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist C

Public Administration & Social Services
Human Services, General A

Visual & Performing Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General A C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Independent Study

Internships

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

115 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Unique Facilities : advanced machine manufacturing center, art gallery

Geographic Location : 50 miles from Hartford; 35 miles from Worcester, MA.

Large Town

Suburban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,367

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 330

Degree-seeking undergrads : 1,241

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 27

Full time students average age : 23

In state students : 99.0%

Out of state students : 1.0%

Part Time students : 60.0%

Percentage of males : 43.0%

Percentage of females : 57.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 5.0%

Black African American : 3.0%

Asian : 2.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 13.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 2.0%

White : 75.0%

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

On-campus daycare

Veteran's counselor

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Total applicants : 621

Admitted : 617

Enrolled : 343

Less selective 99.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : No

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : No

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: Advanced placement course credits may be granted to entering students on the basis of scores received on College Board Advanced Placement Examinations. Scores of 3, 4 and 5 are granted degree credit for equivalent courses as determined by academic divisions. Please visit the college board website for additional information. All score reports must be submitted to the Office of Admissions.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

--

ART 121

All

3-D Art and Design

3

--

ART 122

All

Art History

3

--

Art 101 & ART 102

All

Biology

3

--

BIO 121 & BIO 122

All

Calculus AB

3

--

MAT 254

All

Calculus BC

3

--

MAT 254 & MAT 256

All

Chemistry

3

--

CHE 121 & CHE 122

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

6

HUM 297 & HUM 297

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

--

POL 102

All

Computer Science A

3

--

CSA 105

All

Drawing

3

--

ART 111

All

English Language and Composition

3

--

ENG 101

All

English Literature and Composition

3

--

ENG 101 & ENG 110

All

Environmental Science

3

--

EVS 100

All

European History

3

6

HIS 297 & HIS 297

All

French Language and Culture

3

--

FRE 101 & FRE 102

All

German Language and Culture

3

6

HUM 297 & HUM 297

All

Human Geography

3

--

GEO 101

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

6

HUM 297 & HUM 297

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

6

HUM 297 & HUM 297

All

Latin

3

6

HUM 297 & HUM 297

All

Macroeconomics

3

--

ECN 101

All

Microeconomics

3

--

ECN 102

All

Music Theory

3

--

MUS 297

All

Physics B

3

--

PHY 121 & PHY 122

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHY 297

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHY 297

All

Psychology

3

--

PSY 111

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

--

SPA 101 & SPA 102

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

--

SPA 297 & SPA 297

All

Statistics

3

--

MAT 167

All

United States Government and Politics

3

--

POL 111

All

United States History

3

--

HIS 201 & HIS 202

All

World History: Modern

3

--

HIS 121 & HIS 122

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3

Biology

50

3

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

3

Chemistry

50

3

College Algebra

50

3

English Literature

50

3

French I

50

3

French II

50

3

German I

50

3

German II

50

3

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

3

Spanish II

50

3

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 99.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 97.0%

% Judged to have need : 73.0%

% that were offered aid : 72.0%

% that had need fully met : 4.0%

% of need met : 56.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $2,883.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $2,756.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Regular Financial Aid Deadline : Aug 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Lester McKenzie

Financial aid office phone : (860) 932-4003

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $166.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $498.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,506.00

$4,506.00

$4,506.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$12,474.00

$12,474.00

$12,474.00

Room only:

--

$7,750.00

$3,045.00

Books and supplies:

$1,300.00

$1,300.00

$1,300.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$1,250.00

$1,200.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$1,875.00

$1,875.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$5,806.00

$16,681.00

$11,926.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$13,774.00

$24,649.00

$19,894.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Admission Requirements (Recommended)

High School Transcript

Interview

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 41.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 59.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Re-entry advisor

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $12,474.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $7,750.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $498.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students