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Tidewater Community College

Norfolk, VA 2-Year Public
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About Tidewater Community College

Tidewater Community College Overview

Tidewater Community College is a public, state school in a suburban setting in Norfolk, Virginia. Tidewater Community College was founded in 1968 and the school enrolls around 16,797 students a year, which includes 16,797 undergrads.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Tidewater Community College!

Are you interested in music or performing? At Tidewater Community College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Tidewater Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Tidewater Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Tidewater Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Tidewater Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Tidewater 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 $4,680
Out-of-State $9,978

Is Tidewater Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer idea of what Tidewater Community College offers and if the school seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Tidewater Community College

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

Approximately 57% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Tidewater Community Collegereturn for the next year. 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 Tidewater Community College Graduates

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Tidewater 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 Tidewater 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 Tidewater Community College.

Based on this information, how does Tidewater Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Tidewater Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Tidewater Community College Located?

Tidewater Community College is located in the suburban setting of Norfolk, Virginia.

If you want to see Tidewater Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 264 to Norfolk, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Norfolk International.

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

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College Info

121 College Place Norfolk, VA 23510

Campus Setting: Suburban

Tidewater 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 Tidewater Community College is Continuous processing.

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

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

Tidewater Community College ACT Scores

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Tidewater Community College SAT Scores

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Tidewater Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,443

In State

$9,411

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,680
$8,648
Fees
$763
$763
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Tidewater Community College is like? There are approximately 16,797 students enrolled at Tidewater Community College. 31% percent of students attend school full-time, 84% percent are from VA and 16% percent of students are from other states.

31%

Full Time

68%

Part Time

84%

In State

16%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

16,797

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,443

Out-of-State

$9,411

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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