Virginia College-Biloxi

920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C
Biloxi, MS 39532
Tel: (2.2)839-2299
370 students
Private for-profit
Virginia College in Biloxi is a Mississippi technical college that offers a wide variety of programs, resulting in both diplomas and associate degrees in such diverse fields as office management, health and medical, criminal justice and paralegal. Virginia College specializes in providing the education and training demanded by a competitive job market, leading to exciting opportunities for graduates.
School Highlights:
Virginia College-Biloxi serves 370 students (75% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Virginia College-Biloxi is one of 2 community colleges within Harrison County County, MS.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Gulfport (6.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 1650% over five years.
Virginia College-Biloxi Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 35 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 370 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 148:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
370 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
277 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 93 students
1,024 students
Virginia College-Biloxi sch enrollment Virginia College-Biloxi sta enrollment
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
50%
12%
% White
44%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Virginia College-Biloxi sch ethnicity Virginia College-Biloxi sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.55 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $5,940
Virginia College-Biloxi In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $10,047
Virginia College-Biloxi Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,263 per year for in-state students and $4,258 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,237 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Mississippi community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Virginia College-Biloxi. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.