Upper Valley Career Center
Piqua, OH 45356

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 232
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 7:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Upper Valley Career Center has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Upper Valley Career Center calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $14,373 (64.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical public vocational/career school)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$11,366
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $10,507
$14,373
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
$14,373
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Upper Valley Career Center's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 81% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,443 (which is 4.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Upper Valley Career Center in 2016-2017, was 25, which is 93% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,810 (which is 32.9% above the national average.)

$4,443
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,257
$8,810
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,628
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 80%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Upper Valley Career Center has enrolled a total of 232 students (55 students full-time and 177 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

232
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 95%

Black/African American: 3%

Two or more races: 2%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 4 largest majors offered at Upper Valley Career Center.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 48% 102
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 18% 38
Precision Production 15% 32
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

88%
Graduation rate
national average: 75%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Upper Valley Career Center full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
13%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$29,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,419

The typical median income of Upper Valley Career Center graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,200. Last year, out of the total 100 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 100 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 89 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 89 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $29,200 $28,600
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 100 89

Campus Location

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