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Virginia Western Community College

Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician (15.0613)
Associate's Degree - Applied
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




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Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: AAS
2010 CIP Code: XXXXXX

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

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  08/2014
Date of Last Council Action (mm/yyyy)  01/2013
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-191339633
2019-201267925
2020-21835622
2021-22755118
2022-23845420

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.4467$ 3,138




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
2018-1933033
2019-2025025
2020-2122022
2021-2218018
2022-2320020
Five Year Summary1180118
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 Years04071185982118



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)NaN
2016-17 (5 years)NaN
2018-19 (3 years)6174%$43,742$56,262$70,957
2020-21 (18 months)19082%$47,914$84,716$108,610



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 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-191524.6%$ 7,500$ 11,874$ 14,620$ 20,442
2015-16 to 2019-202529.1%$ 6,930$ 11,874$ 15,180$ 20,442
2016-17 to 2020-212826.4%$ 6,682$ 11,874$ 14,920$ 20,463
2017-18 to 2021-223127.0%$ 6,433$ 11,874$ 14,499$ 20,442
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 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-191524.6%$ 7,500$ 11,874$ 14,620$ 20,442
2015-16 to 2019-202529.1%$ 6,930$ 11,874$ 15,180$ 20,442
2016-17 to 2020-212826.4%$ 7,215$ 11,874$ 15,144$ 20,463
2017-18 to 2021-223127.0%$ 6,930$ 11,874$ 14,701$ 20,442


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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