Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Phenix City, AL

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How much is the CVCC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, CVCC's tuition & fees is $5,040 for Alabama residents and $8,850 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $14,916 for Alabama residents and $18,726 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

CVCC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$5,040
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,850
Books & Supplies Costs$1,000
Off-campus Room & Board$5,600
Off-campus Expenses$3,276
2023-2024 Estimates
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$6,454
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$10,988

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, CVCC' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Alabama, its tuition is lower than the average tuition of $14,073.
Chattahoochee Valley Community College$5,040$8,850
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Alabama 2-4 Years Colleges$15,034
Public Schools$7,408$14,073
Private Schools$15,848

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between CVCC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Chattahoochee Valley Community CollegePhenix City, AL$5,040$8,850
Coastal Alabama Community CollegeBay Minette, AL$4,980$8,790
Lawson State Community CollegeBirmingham, AL$4,980$8,790
Southern Union State Community CollegeWadley, AL$4,980$8,790

Financial Aid and COA

At Chattahoochee Valley Community College, 1,079 students (79%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $4,639.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at CVCC is $14,087 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 165 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $10,486 and the average amount of student loans is $5,487.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$14,916$18,726
Tuition & Fees$5,040$8,850
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$9,876$9,876
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$10,277$14,087
Average Financial Aid$4,639$4,639
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,07979%$4,639
Pell Grants65348%$4,507
Federal Student Loan33224%$6,034
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid16596%-
Grants or Scholarships15791%$10,486
Federal Grants15791%$7,669
Pell Grants11667%$7,390
Other Federal Grants15791%$2,209
State/Local Grants2716%$847
Institutional Grants7443%$5,667
Student Loan Aid3722%$5,487
Federal Student Loans3722%$5,487
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level123110$5,778
110,001 or more41$705

Student Population

Chattahoochee Valley Community College has a total of 1,641 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 471 male students and 889 female students attending CVCC. The school offers online degree programs and 250 students enrolled online exclusively (15.23% of all students).
Undergraduate1,360 471889

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address2602 College Drive, Phenix City, AL
Degree & Programs
Program Offered29 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population1,641
Graduation Rate25%
Transfer-out Rate21%
Retention Rate61% (Full-time), 21% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties42 (Full-time), 57 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs94 (Full-time), 90 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$58,069
Average Staff Salary$58,552