Total Enrollment 5,528
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 12 : 1

Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, North Carolina 28602-0699
(828) 327-7000

Catawba Valley Community College is an innovative, comprehensive community college that fosters an environment focused on Academic Excellence, Globalization and Diversity, Economic and Workforce Development, and Student and Community Engagement to empower individuals and enrich the community through premier educational programs and services centered on teaching and learning.

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities Distance learning opportunities
Weekend/evening college
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Associate's degree
Campus Setting Rural: Fringe
Disability Services Student 3% or less
Yearly Application Deadline December 1st
Admissions Office Phone 828-327-7000
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address CVCC-Testing Center 2550 Hwy 70, SE Hickory NC 28602
Admissions Transfer URL
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