General Information About Valley Forge Christian College
Valley Forge Christian College was chartered in 1939 following eight years as a summer Bible school at the campgrounds of Maranatha Park in Green Lane, Pennsylvania. Today Valley Forge Christian College is a regionally accredited Christian college of Arts, Sciences, and Professions on a beautiful 106-acre Chester County campus, with 25 undergraduate majors, 4 graduate majors and dozens of credentialed and dedicated professors--all committed to the VFCC mission to prepare individuals for a life of service and leadership in the church and the world. Whether your calling is to full-time, vocational ministry or to lead and serve in the marketplace, your visit to vfcc.edu is a first step in the listening process.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Assemblies of God Church
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 533 Percent Admitted 73% Men Admitted 77% Women Admitted 69% Full Time Retention Rate 59%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,425 Native American 4.0 Asian 34.0 African American 124.0 Hispanic 133.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 818 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 1