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  • NOVA Opportunities

    The NOVA psychology program helped me find my passion and has given me the opportunity and the preparation I need to pursue a career as a Cognitive Neuroscientist. - Gloria Viorel-Meissner, Alexandria Campus

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  • NOVA Achievements

    NOVA not only helped me grow as an individual, but also helped me build a pathway to the career that I am pursuing. - Lorena Tramaleo, Medical Education Campus

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  • NOVA Success

    As a working, full-time student in the Honors program, NOVA has allowed me to challenge myself academically to set a strong foundation for my future. - Arielle Lofton, Manassas Campus

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  • NOVA Advising

    Academic advising is important at NOVA and helps students plan a program that will meet their educational objectives.

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NOVA's Workforce Development offers in-person, online and customized training to fit your needs.    

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  • Program-Placed Students

    Each semester new students decide on their desired degree and area of study. Source: Fact Book 2011-2012 – 2015-2016
    Program-Placed Students - A.A.: 4174, A.S.: 30452, A.A.A.: 209, A.A.S.: 6893, Certificate: 1595, Other: 8755
  • Student Retention

    NOVA has high retention for first-time-to-college students. Source: GPA Student Success Outcomes by Select Demographics Fall 2014 and Spring 2015
    GPS: 84% Female, 78% Male, Non-GPS: 71% Female, 70% Male, and First-Time-to-College - 84% Female, 80% Male
  • Student Types

    NOVA provides classes during the day and evening to help students continue their education. Source: Fact Book 2011-2012 – 2015-2016 
    Student Type: 22% First-Time, 71% Returning/Reapplying, 7% Transfer. Status: Alexandria 70.1% Part-Time, 29.9% Full-Time, Annandale 59.1% Part-Time, 40.9% Full-Time, Loudoun 68.5% Part-Time, 31.5% Full-Time, Manassas 64.5% Part-Time, 35.5% Full-Time, MEC 65.5% Part-Time, 34.5% Full-Time, Woodbridge 61.8% Part-Time, 38.2% Full-Time, ELI 65.7% Part-Time, 34.3% Full-Time