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Student Diversity

Total enrollment for the Fall-2017semester was 6,506 of which 51% were full-time and 49% were part-time.

Student Racial/Ethnic Diversity at MVCC

Fall-2017 enrollment of full-time students according to U.S Department of Education categories of ethnicity.



American Indian or Alaska Native0.3%
Black or African American11.3%
Hispanic or Latino8.1%
Two or more races3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander0.2%
Non-resident Alien1.8%
Race/Ethnicity unknown0.4%

(Percentages may not total 100 due to rounding)



Student Gender Diversity at MVCC

Fall-2016 enrollment of full-time students by gender.

Fall-2016 Enrollment 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 Loans36%$3,413
B. All full-time, matriculated students
 Percent Receiving AidAverage Award
Federal Loans36%$3,143
 *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 first-time, full-time, degree/certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or certificate within 150% of "normal time" for the program.

Fall-2014 Right-to-Know Cohort 
Right-to-Know cohort graduation rate30%
Percent of graduates who were PELL grant recipients57%
Percent of graduates who were Federal Direct Loan Recipients, but did NOT receive a PELL award42%
Percent of graduates that did not receive either PELL or Loan53%


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