Rio Grande Valley College: Ranking & Review

United States

Rio Grande Valley College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)43370363

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $100.

Rio Grande Valley College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Rio Grande Valley College Tuition

Rio Grande Valley College does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs226226
Grand Total226226

A total of 226 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Rio Grande Valley College.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other.
The total length of the largest program - 1765 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 50.

Graduation rate100%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

General info

Alternative namesRGV Careers An Institute for Higher Learning
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementRio Grande Valley College is committed to the personal, intellectual and professional growth of its students, faculty and staff. As the premier college, our goal is to inspire and empower a diverse population with a lifelong passion for learning, the knowledge to succeed and serve the community.
Academic CalendarContinuous
Total FTE staff69
Instructional FTE20
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, less-than 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address1200 West Polk Avenue
Pharr, Texas, 78577-2106
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population70,000