Tidewater Community College

Location
Norfolk, VA
Student Size
16,769
College Type
Public University|Community College
Accceptance Rate
%
Average Cost Per Year
$7,141
Student To Faculty Ratio
20:1

About Our College

The school was founded in 1968, when a local philanthropist, Fred W. Beazley, closed the existing Frederick College and deeded the land to the Commonwealth of Virginia for the creation of Tidewater Community College. With the support of Hampton Roads' municipalities, TCC quickly expanded to Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, and in the 1990s, it helped revitalize downtown Norfolk by establishing a campus in former department store buildings. In 2010, the Portsmouth campus relocated to a new site within the city.

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