U.S. Dept. of Education adds New River CTC to the lowest net price list for two-year public colleges


BEAVER, WV (WOAY)- New River Community and Technical College was recently added to the U.S. Department of Education’s lowest net price list for two-year public colleges.

New River CTC’s calculated net price is $3,730 annually with the national average being $7,351 annually, giving the college the lowest net price of all two-year public colleges in West Virginia and ranking 55th lowest nationally.

Net price is determined by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the combined cost of published tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and the average of room and board and other expenses.

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