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Student Diversity

Total enrollment for the Fall-2015 semester was 6,661 of which 54% were full-time and 46% were part-time.

Student Racial/Ethnic Diversity at MVCC

Fall-2015 enrollment of full-time students according to U.S Department of Education categories of ethnicity.



American Indian or Alaska Native0.3%
Black or African American9.2%
Hispanic or Latino9.0%
Two or more races3.4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander0.2%
Non-resident Alien1.7%
Race/Ethnicity unknown0.4%

(Percentages may not total 100 due to rounding)



Student Gender Diversity at MVCC

Fall-2015 enrollment of full-time students by gender.

Full-time students by sex



Financial Aid Recipients

A. First time, full-time, matriculated students (i.e. students enrolled in college for the first time, taking at least 12 credit hours, and enrolled in a degree or certificate program).
 Percent Receiving AidAverage Award
Federal Loans35%$6,192
B. All full-time, matriculated students
 Percent Receiving AidAverage Award
Federal Loans40%$6,263
 *New York State Tuition Assistance Program


Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

PELL Grant Recipients23%
Federal Direct Loan Recipients that did NOT receive a PELL award30%
Students that did not receive either PELL or Loan44%


Visit the National Center for Education Statistics College Navigator for information about graduation rates by gender and race/ethnicity.