Valley Medical College

Overview of Valley Medical College

Valley Medical College is in a medium-sized suburb, in Salem, OR. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Valley Medical College earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include medical adminstration.

Valley Medical College Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Valley Medical College offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 69 students (98 full-time equivalent). The student body at Valley Medical College is essentially female.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Valley Medical College

Valley Medical College
4707 Silverton Road NE
Salem , OR 97305
General Phone: (503) 363-9001

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Valley Medical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology31medical assistant, phlebotomy
Nursing and Emergency Medicine20licensed practical nurse
Medical Administration14medical receptionist, medical secretary

Number of programs and degrees for Valley Medical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year454
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years201

Valley Medical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Valley Medical College had a total enrollment of 69 students (98 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 87%
Black 3%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 3%
20-21 9%
22-24 22%
25-29 23%
30-34 14%
35-39 13%
40-49 12%
50-64 4%

Valley Medical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 79 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 80%

Valley Medical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Salem, Oregon for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Oregon Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Valley Medical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Valley Medical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3642300)

Valley Medical College Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Reception/Receptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Valley Medical College Highlights

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What Sets Valley Medical College Apart:

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Female % of student body
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Top 10%Valley Medical College Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 20%Valley Medical College % students 40 years or older

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