Location: 1001 Eagle Road, Wayne, PA, 19087
Valley Forge Military Academy and College is often shortened as VFMA&C. This is a college prep boarding school that serves students in grades 7 to 12. As of 2006, the school became a coeducational junior college that embraces the military school tradition. Though a military school, the school focuses more on student leadership. The administration is made up of current or retired military while the Board of Trustees is made up of almost the whole alumni.
Valley Forge Military Academy and College is known for preparing students for careers in in the armed serves. The entire student body – academy and college – pledges to a honor code and is obligated to the cadet responsibilities and duties. The Corps of Cadets is run by students.
The school was established in 1928 and has since remained a non-denominational military school. The academy has a capacity of 263 students whereas the college serves 339 undergraduate students.
What to Expect
The students in Valley Forge Military Academy and College are required to participate in the Army ROTC Commissioning Program. The numerous activities and the military school traditions will help nurture the character of your child and prepare him/her for the best colleges in the nation.