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 22:1.
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, 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
59 staff
Virginia College-Biloxi Total Faculty (2007-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 370 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 35:1 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
Virginia College-Biloxi Total Enrollment (2007-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
22:1
Virginia College-Biloxi student staff (2007-2013)
# Full-Time Students
277 students
810 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students 93 students
1,017 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Virginia College-Biloxi Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Virginia College-Biloxi Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
50%
12%
Virginia College-Biloxi Black (2007-2013)
% White
44%
57%
Virginia College-Biloxi White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Virginia College-Biloxi More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Virginia College-Biloxi Unknown (2009-2013)
Virginia College-Biloxi Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Virginia College-Biloxi Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $10,294
Virginia College-Biloxi Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Virginia College-Biloxi % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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