Welcome to New River
Thanks for considering New River as you explore your educational options. New River is a great college with wonderful people who are eager to help you attain your educational goals.
Making the right choice can be challenging whether you're looking for short-term training or for a degree program. We know from experience that when you select the college that is the best fit for you – you'll be more likely to complete the program of study you've chosen. We're here to help you with your decision and would be pleased to talk with you about the choices available through New River.
New River focuses on your success. Our faculty and staff are here to assist you in accomplishing your goals. Whether you attend New River to take general education courses to transfer to a four-year college, to earn a certificate or a degree leading to employment, or simply to obtain skills for a better paying job, New River has programs that may fit your needs.
Enormous changes over the last decade have demonstrated the importance of continuing to learn throughout your lifetime. In addition to our degree and certificate programs, New River's workforce education, community education, and Road Scholar programs provide an array of educational opportunities for people of all ages.
New River Community and Technical College joins a network of higher educational opportunities in the region. With locations in Summersville, Beckley, Princeton, Ghent, and Lewisburg as well as off-campus offerings in other communities throughout our service district, we provide easy access to an affordable education.
In today's economy, when students and parents are searching for exceptional value, New River is a smart choice! We invite you to stop in and talk with us about your future.
Dr. L. Marshall Washington
See what some students from the New River graduating class of 2013 had to say about their time at New River