Valley Forge Military College
Wayne, PA 19087-3695

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 249
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 350 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
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

94%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Valley Forge Military College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 631 applications and 596 students were granted admission. Valley Forge Military College is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 25% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 100% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT717 to 1030
ACT18 to 25

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Valley Forge Military College's tuition was $29,975 for all students regardless of residency (124.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$36,975
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,858
$29,975
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $13,335
$29,975
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $13,335
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Valley Forge Military College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,991 (which is 9.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Valley Forge Military College in 2016-2017, was 138, which is 86% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,443 (which is 1.3% below the national average.)

$3,991
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,423
$6,443
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,526
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 87%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Valley Forge Military College has enrolled a total of 249 students (249 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 83% men and 17% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

249
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 41%

White: 41%

Hispanic: 7%

Two or more races: 6%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Valley Forge Military College.

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
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 21% 56
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 16% 42
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 16% 42
Physical Sciences 6% 16
Health Professions And Related Programs 6% 16
Social Sciences 2% 6

Graduation & Dropout Rates

26%
Graduation rate
national average: 58%

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 Valley Forge Military College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
--
Dropout rate
74%
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

$27,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $30,457

The typical median income of Valley Forge Military College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,700. Last year, out of the total 85 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 85 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 119 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 119 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $27,700 $43,700
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 85 119

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Valley Forge Military College.

Harcum College
4.2 mile away
Studio Incamminati
13.5 mile away
Manor College
14.9 mile away
Orleans Technical College
19.8 mile away