Virginia College-Charleston

Tel: (843)614-4300
112 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Virginia College-Charleston serves 112 students (94% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Virginia College-Charleston is one of 4 community colleges within Charleston County, SC.
The nearest community college is Trident Technical College (1.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Virginia College-Charleston Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 112 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
112 students
1,303 students
Virginia College-Charleston Total Enrollment (2009-2012)
# Full-Time Students
105 students
835 students
Virginia College-Charleston Full-Time Students (2009-2012)
# Part-Time Students 7 students
1,046 students
Virginia College-Charleston Part-Time Students (2009-2012)
Virginia College-Charleston sch enrollment Virginia College-Charleston sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Virginia College-Charleston Hispanic (2009-2012)
% Black
75%
11%
Virginia College-Charleston Black (2009-2012)
% White
22%
66%
Virginia College-Charleston White (2009-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Virginia College-Charleston sch ethnicity Virginia College-Charleston 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. 0.39 0.44
Virginia College-Charleston Diversity Score (2009-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,330 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,330 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,330 $5,890
Virginia College-Charleston In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,330 $10,047
Virginia College-Charleston Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,974 per year for in-state students and $9,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,279 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 68%. 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 higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.