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Big Stone Gap, Virginia

Mountain Empire Community College

Overview

Student Population
2,506
Mountain Empire Community College overview
Location Big Stone Gap, Virginia
Online mecc.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Mountain Empire Community College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Big Stone Gap, Virginia, Mountain Empire Community College is a small two year community college offering undergraduate programs. Mountain Empire Community College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  944 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,562 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $4,620 plus fees of $90.


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Applying

Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$4,620
In State Costs for Mountain Empire Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$90
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $2,600
Budget for Other Expenses$5,300
Total One Year Cost$14,110
Out of State Tuition
$9,918
Out of State Costs for Mountain Empire Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$90
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $2,600
Budget for Other Expenses$5,300
Total One Year Cost$19,408

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$27,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
Data Not Available

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mountain Empire Community College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 47%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 16%
Business 10%
Engineering Technology 8%
Computer and Information Sciences 3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232788 IPEDS survey data for Mountain Empire Community College.