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Virginia Western Community College

Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician (47.0604)
Short-Term Undergraduate Certificate
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Automotive Analysis & Repa
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: CSC
2010 CIP Code: XXXXXX

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesYes

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19371525
2019-20391917
2020-2123137
2021-22311510
2022-23281412

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
1.8219$ 2,159




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-1925025
2019-2017017
2020-21707
2021-2210010
2022-2312012
Five Year Summary71071
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years020471359171



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)NaN
2013-14 (8 years)1878%$32,991$36,818$60,540
2016-17 (5 years)3664%$32,388$37,033$57,344
2018-19 (3 years)8063%$29,703$39,391$51,473
2020-21 (18 months)17170%$43,354$64,536$78,772



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-181525.4%$ 3,058$ 7,373$ 8,572$ 11,559
2014-15 to 2018-191721.2%$ 2,970$ 7,373$ 8,646$ 11,559
2015-16 to 2019-202021.7%$ 2,860$ 7,131$ 8,194$ 11,515
2016-17 to 2020-211719.1%$ 2,970$ 7,373$ 8,537$ 11,559
2017-18 to 2021-221416.3%$ 2,750$ 6,157$ 6,796$ 11,471
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-181525.4%$ 3,058$ 7,373$ 8,572$ 11,559
2014-15 to 2018-191721.2%$ 2,970$ 7,373$ 8,646$ 11,559
2015-16 to 2019-202021.7%$ 2,860$ 7,131$ 8,194$ 11,515
2016-17 to 2020-211719.1%$ 2,970$ 7,373$ 8,537$ 11,559
2017-18 to 2021-221416.3%$ 2,750$ 6,157$ 6,796$ 11,471


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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