Virginia College-Greenville

Tel: (864)679-4922
344 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Virginia College-Greenville serves 344 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Virginia College-Greenville is one of 4 community colleges within Greenville County, SC.
The nearest community college is Greenville Technical College (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

Virginia College-Greenville 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 36 staff
59 staff
Virginia College-Greenville Total Faculty (2008-2013)

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 141:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
344 students
1,282 students
Virginia College-Greenville Total Enrollment (2008-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
22:1
Virginia College-Greenville student staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students
226 students
810 students
Virginia College-Greenville Full-Time Students (2008-2013)
# Part-Time Students 118 students
1,017 students
Virginia College-Greenville Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
% Black
52%
12%
Virginia College-Greenville Black (2008-2013)
% White
36%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Virginia College-Greenville More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Virginia College-Greenville 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. 0.54 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,895 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,895 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,895 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,895 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Greenville Greenville Technical College
    Public
    738 S Pleasantburg Dr
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)250-8000
    2.1  Mi  |  12087  students
  • Greenville ITT Technical Institute-Greenville
    Private for-profit
    Six Independence Pointe
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864)288-0777
    3  Mi  |  398  students
  • Greenville Brown Mackie College-Greenville
    Private for-profit
    Two Liberty Square 75 Beattie Place Ste 100
    Greenville, SC 29601
    (864)239-5300
    4.2  Mi  |  787  students
  • Spartanburg Spartanburg Community College
    Public
    107 Community College Drive
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    (864)592-4600
    23.1  Mi  |  5916  students
  • Spartanburg Spartanburg Methodist College
    Private not-for-profit
    1000 Powell Mill Road
    Spartanburg, SC 29301
    (8.6)458-7400
    23.4  Mi  |  813  students
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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,589 per year for in-state students and $8,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,830 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 77%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

South Carolina 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 South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.