Mountain Empire Community College

Big Stone Gap, VA
University Website: www.mecc.edu
Apply Online: https://apply.vccs.edu/oa/launch.action
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Coordinates: 36°51′18.2″N 82°45′30.1″W / 36.855056°N 82.758361°W / 36.855056; -82.758361 Mountain Empire Community College is a two-year college located in Big Stone Gap, Virginia, and is one of the 23 schools in the Virginia Community College System. The college serves residents of Dickenson, Lee, Scott, and Wise counties, as well as the City of Norton. The first classes were offered in the Fall of 1972. Dr. Terrance Suarez became the school's fifth president in January 2002.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $6,914.00 avg tuition

3441 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-2400

Apply online Admissions:
www.me.vccs.edu/enrollment.htm
Financial Aid:
www.me.vccs.edu/enrollment.htm

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
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Mountain Empire Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 57%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Mountain Empire Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,676.00 $2,676.00 $6,914.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $252.00 $252.00 $612.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $122.00 $122.00 $314.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $2,600.00 $4,800.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $4,000.00 $4,800.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,230.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 0%
Avg amount of student loan aid

Mountain Empire Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting and Related Services, Other X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Industrial Technology/Technician X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections X
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X

Scholarships for Students in Virginia

Name Amount Deadline
Mary Macon McGuire Scholarship $2,500 March 15, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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