Community Colleges in Virginia

For the academic year 2019-2020, 24 community colleges are active in Virginia. Washington and Lee University has ranked first in Virginia community college ranking and University of Virginia-Main Campus and University of Richmond ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at Virginia community college ranking page.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of community colleges in Virginia is $5,012 for Virginia residents and $10,990 for out-of-state students.
  • Total 164,062 students have enrolled in community colleges in Virginia and, of that, 21,844 students enrolled online exclusively.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of Virginia community colleges is 20.17 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in Virginia is $3,479.
  • The average graduation rate is 33.79% and the average transfer-out rate is 11.13% at community colleges in Virginia.

24 Community Colleges in Virginia Comparison Table

College NameVirginia Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateTransfer-out RateFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Blue Ridge Community College
Weyers Cave, VA
$5,364$11,3674,09949231%11%$3,15020 to 1
Central Virginia Community College
Lynchburg, VA
$4,838$10,8414,04750037%10%$3,39818 to 1
Dabney S Lancaster Community College
Clifton Forge, VA
$4,710$10,7139819739%8%$3,67514 to 1
Danville Community College
Danville, VA
$4,725$10,7282,82815131%9%$3,52221 to 1
Eastern Shore Community College
Melfa, VA
$4,800$10,7286542024%14%$3,92211 to 1
Germanna Community College
Locust Grove, VA
$4,585$10,1887,20785437%10%$2,70422 to 1
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Richmond, VA
$4,998$11,0018,7371,58423%13%$3,26318 to 1
John Tyler Community College
Chester, VA
$4,800$10,80310,1441,38128%12%$2,92223 to 1
Lord Fairfax Community College
Middletown, VA
$4,739$10,7426,79897538%10%$2,78221 to 1
Mountain Empire Community College
Big Stone Gap, VA
$4,710$10,7132,50649038%1%$4,07120 to 1
New River Community College
Dublin, VA
$4,697$10,6994,41983233%13%$3,60032 to 1
Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale, VA
$5,610$11,69350,9295,37327%17%$3,35525 to 1
Patrick Henry Community College
Martinsville, VA
$4,720$10,7232,26644038%9%$3,62717 to 1
Paul D Camp Community College
Franklin, VA
$4,730$10,7331,28826732%13%$3,41913 to 1
Piedmont Virginia Community College
Charlottesville, VA
$4,790$10,7935,44546145%8%$1,35418 to 1
Rappahannock Community College
Glenns, VA
$4,820$10,8233,08251234%8%$3,68719 to 1
Richard Bland College
South Prince George, VA
$8,100$13,8902,4755829%31%$5,48526 to 1
Southside Virginia Community College
Alberta, VA
$4,695$10,6983,43045243%8%$3,68121 to 1
Southwest Virginia Community College
Cedar Bluff, VA
$4,703$10,7062,37346936%6%$4,54724 to 1
Thomas Nelson Community College
Hampton, VA
$4,806$10,8097,6851,16827%16%$3,18618 to 1
Tidewater Community College
Norfolk, VA
$5,561$11,56420,9413,73324%13%$3,29720 to 1
Virginia Highlands Community College
Abingdon, VA
$4,710$10,7132,38737036%10%$3,74817 to 1
Virginia Western Community College
Roanoke, VA
$5,355$11,3586,82770632%13%$3,22423 to 1
Wytheville Community College
Wytheville, VA
$4,725$10,7282,51445949%4%$3,87623 to 1
Average$5,012$10,990164,06221,84434%11%$3,47920 to 1