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Eastern Shore Community College

Melfa, VA 2-Year Public
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About Eastern Shore Community College

Eastern Shore Community College Overview

Eastern Shore Community College is a public, state school in the rural setting of Melfa, Virginia. Eastern Shore Community College was founded in 1971 and enrolls 857 undergrads and no graduate students.

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2022 Eastern Shore Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $4,620
Out-of-State $9,918

Is Eastern Shore Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better sense of what Eastern Shore Community College offers and if the school seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Eastern Shore Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Eastern Shore Community College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Eastern Shore Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Eastern Shore Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Eastern Shore Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Eastern Shore Community College.

Based on this information, does Eastern Shore Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Eastern Shore Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Eastern Shore Community College Located?

Eastern Shore Community College is located in the rural setting of Melfa, Virginia, less than an hour from Hampton Roads/Virginia Beach and Norfolk.

If you want to see Eastern Shore Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 13 to Melfa, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Norfolk International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Eastern Shore Community College and Melfa are like without leaving home.

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College Info

29300 Lankford Highway Melfa, VA 23410-3000

Campus Setting: Rural

Eastern Shore Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern Shore Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Eastern Shore Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Eastern Shore Community College ACT Scores

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Eastern Shore Community College SAT Scores

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Eastern Shore Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,430

In State

$10,728

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,620
$9,918
Fees
$810
$810
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Eastern Shore Community College is like? There are approximately 857 students enrolled at Eastern Shore Community College. 31% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from VA and 1% percent of students are from other states.

31%

Full Time

69%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

857

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,430

Out-of-State

$10,728

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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