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John Tyler Community College
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Public   2-Year
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Burgundy, (102,0,51); Teal, (92,184,178)
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Total Enrollment
Undergraduate
13603
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Average Class Size
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15
Years 1 & 2
15
Years 3 & 4

John Tyler Community College

Chester, VA and Midlothian, VA
Since 1967, John Tyler Community College has been serving the community as a public, two-year institution of higher education. We offer high-quality, easily accessible, and affordable education for our students.
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Freshman Application Deadline
Fall
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Freshman Application Deadline
Spring
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Freshman Priority Application Deadline
Fall
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Freshman Priority Application Deadline
Spring
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Freshman Financial Aid Date
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Submission of high school transcripts are not required but can be used to determine initial Math and English course plac...see moreSubmission of high school transcripts are not required but can be used to determine initial Math and English course placement for students who graduated within 5 years of college admission. Students who have completed college courses elsewhere and wish to receive transfer credit will need to submit official transcripts to our Admissions and Records office. More information can be found at https://www.jtcc.edu/admissions/transferring-credits-to-tyler/
Tests
No tests are required for general admission, but test scores may be used for initial placement for English and math. Adm...see moreNo tests are required for general admission, but test scores may be used for initial placement for English and math. Admission to our Nursing Program requires students submit scores from The Essential Academc Skills (TEAS) test.
Essay
The college does not require an essay with the application.
Interview
The college does not require an interview.
Letter of Recommendation
The college does not require a letter of recommendation.
Application Fee
$0
Freshman Student Catalog Year
A students catalog year determined by their first semester of attendance.
Freshman Definition
Students are classified as freshmen until 30 semester credits of study have been completed.
Application Types
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Financial Aid
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Transfer Application Deadline
Fall
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Transfer Application Deadline
Spring
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Transfer Priority Application Deadline
Fall
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Transfer Priority Application Deadline
Spring
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Transfer Financial Aid Date
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Transfer Student Catalog Year
A students catalog year determined by their first semester of attendance.
College Fit
At Tyler, our vision is "A success story for every student." With our small classes, our large number of courses and in-...see moreAt Tyler, our vision is "A success story for every student." With our small classes, our large number of courses and in-demand programs (including many online!), partnerships with area employers, and our award-wining faculty, JTCC can help you begin your journey to a Bachelors degree, a job, or both!
Associate Transfer Degree Completion
This is not required.
Course Transfer Criteria
Students must submit official transcripts, choose a major, and formally request transfer credit. Only courses that appl...see moreStudents must submit official transcripts, choose a major, and formally request transfer credit. Only courses that apply to the major and have a grade of C or above are eligible for transfer. JTCC does not differentiate between class format (face-to-face, hybrid, online) when accepting transfer courses. More information can be found at: https://www.jtcc.edu/admissions/transferring-credits-to-tyler/
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Students must submit official transcripts, choose a major, and formally request transfer credit. Only courses that appl...see moreStudents must submit official transcripts, choose a major, and formally request transfer credit. Only courses that apply to the major and have a grade of C or above are eligible for transfer. Tyler does not differentiate between class format (face-to-face, hybrid, online) when accepting transfer courses. More information can be found at: https://www.jtcc.edu/admissions/transferring-credits-to-tyler/
Tests
No tests are required for general admission, but test scores may be used for initial placement for English and math. Adm...see moreNo tests are required for general admission, but test scores may be used for initial placement for English and math. Admission to our Nursing Program requires students submit scores from The Essential Academc Skills (TEAS) test.
Essay
The college does not require an essay with the application.
Letters of Recommendation
The college does not require a letter of recommendation.
Interview
The college does not require an interview.
Guaranteed Admission Agreement (GAA) Application Process
Not required.
Application Types(s)
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Application Fee
$0
Transfer Definition
Transfer students are students who transfer college credit(s) into Tyler from another institution of higher education.
Transfer Financial Aid
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Minimum GPA
2.0
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Accepts Credits for Prior Learning
JTCC accepts multiple forms of credit for prior learning, including scores on standardized tests such as AP/IB/CLEP/DANT...see moreJTCC accepts multiple forms of credit for prior learning, including scores on standardized tests such as AP/IB/CLEP/DANTES as well as courses and training completed in the military, criminal justice academies, technology certification programs, and health services certification programs. See https://www.jtcc.edu/admissions/transferring-credits-to-tyler/ for more information.
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Division of Business, Engineering, and Technology
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Divisions of Arts, Humanities, Mathematics, and Social Sciences
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Division of Science, Health, and Human Services
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Special Transfer Opportunities
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Opportunities
Campus Service and Engagement
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Disability Services
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Offers Credits for Prior Learning
Weekend/Evening Courses Available
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Online Degree Options Available
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Summer Courses Available
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Flexible Degree Options
see https://www.jtcc.edu/schedule/. Our list of fully online program can be found at https://www.jtcc.edu/academics/onli...see moresee https://www.jtcc.edu/schedule/. Our list of fully online program can be found at https://www.jtcc.edu/academics/online-learning/
Concurrent Enrollment
High School Dual Enrollment
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Guaranteed Admissions
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Reverse Transfer
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Campus Housing
Club/Sports
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Military Friendly
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Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for Military Experience
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Dedicated POC for Military
veterans@jtcc.edu
Recognized Student Veteran Organization
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SOC Member
GI Bill/Tuition Assistance
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Helpful Links
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College Catalog
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