Valley Forge Christian College (VFCC)

1401 Charlestown Road, Phoenixville, PA

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Valley Forge Christian College is a nonprofit private school that has a large number of degrees available for students to choose from. The school is located in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, in a predominately suburban area. The school maintains an Assemblies of God Church affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. Approximately 1,100 students are enrolled annually at Valley Forge Christian College.

Students can select from a few areas of study, including but not limited to:

  • Psychology
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Public Administration And Social Services

Students applying for admission are required to submit an application, school records, test scores and any requested letters of recommendations, which will then be reviewed by admissions officials. The majority of students admitted to VFCC earn an SAT score in a range of 840 - 1110, or an ACT composite score between 15 - 22. Roughly 80 percent of all applicant were accepted at VFCC, with 64 percent of those admitted choosing to attend.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is approximately $19,000, but may change per year. Students are encouraged to use the school's net price calculator to better understand their personal tuition costs. The cost of on-campus housing is approximately $4,300 for the year. This school may help with costs by offering financial aid for students that are eligible in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Contact information, academics information, areas of study, and much more can be viewed on school's website at http://www.vfcc.edu.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give an overview of the candidates VFCC accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of students who were accepted, as well as any college credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to see your chances of getting accepted to VFCC.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Recommended
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Required

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2011

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English18 - 23
ACT ® Math16 - 23
ACT ® Composite Score19 - 25

Acceptance Rate Table - Chances of Getting Into VFCC

The table below lists the chances for admission at VFCC.

 Number (Percentage)
Applicants451
Granted Admissions297 (66%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled148 (50%)

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Valley Forge Christian College is about 1,000. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 4% enrolling as graduate students and 96% as undergraduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $18,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
  • Part time students pay in the range of $640 to $770 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid97%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships88%$7,108
Receiving Student Loans83%$7,513

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 11%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Valley Forge Christian College may offer student services like:

  • Distance learning
  • Night and weekend classes available
  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of VFCC is close to 55%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years42%
Graduating in 5 Years7%
Graduating in 6 Years4%

Intercollegiate Athletics

Valley Forge Christian College is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCCAA Division II classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Division Iii Independents)
  • Basketball (Division Iii Independents)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Education

English Language and Literature

Family and Consumer Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Psychology

Public Administration and Social Services

Theology and Religious Vocations

Visual and Performing Arts

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Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (800) 432-8322

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (800) 432-8322

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