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1401 Charlestown Road

Phoenixville, PA 19460

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Phone: (610) 935-0450
2012-2013 Tuition
$18,367
tuition and fees
Admissions
rolling admission
72.2%
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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Colleges (North)

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Summary

Valley Forge Christian College is a private institution that was founded in 1939. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 106 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Valley Forge Christian College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (North), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $18,367 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Our Mission is to prepare individuals for a life of service and leadership in the church and in the world. Valley Forge Christian College is part of an international network of Assemblies of God colleges and universities. As an educational resource center, the College prepares Pentecostal leaders according to Luke 2:52 - intellectually, physically, spiritually, and socially. Since 1939, these individuals have gone on to begin a career, continue professional development, and/or pursue further education at the graduate level. Our values and committments are the following: we believe in God, we prepare for the future, we care for others, we embrace community, we affirm the dignity of all people, and we serve with creativity and excellence.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1939
Religious affiliation Assemblies of God
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Valley Forge Christian College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at Valley Forge Christian College is $25. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 72.2 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 72.2%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68.5 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Valley Forge Christian College offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Valley Forge Christian College, 62 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Valley Forge Christian College.

Students who have cars on campus 62%
Health insurance offered No

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Tuition and fees $18,367 (2012-13)
Room and board $7,936 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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