Virginia College-Austin

6301 E Highway 290
Austin, TX 78723
Tel: (512)371-3500
569 students
Private for-profit
Virginia College is a private institution of higher education committed to offering associate degrees, diploma courses, and baccalaureate degrees at its various campuses*. These programs strengthen the student\\\'s ability to enter or advance in a chosen career. The student\\\'s learning experience and placement opportunities are enhanced through studies that provide a balance of general academics, technical skills and personal growth. The goal of Virginia College lies in its responsibility to its students, the technical and business communities, and the general citizenry. The College provides educational opportunities through curricula in business, business-related, administrative, management, technical and professional programs that are designed to prepare the student for direct entry into the job market.
School Highlights
Virginia College-Austin serves 569 students (44% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
Virginia College-Austin is one of 5 community colleges within Travis County, TX.
The nearest community college is Austin Community College District (0.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Virginia College-Austin 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
62 staff
Virginia College-Austin Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 569 has declined by 32% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 44% over five years.
Total Enrollment 569 students 1,371 students
Virginia College-Austin Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
Virginia College-Austin Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 250 students
779 students
Virginia College-Austin Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 319 students
1,083 students
Virginia College-Austin Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Virginia College-Austin Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Virginia College-Austin Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
Virginia College-Austin Unknown (2006-2014)
Virginia College-Austin 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. 1.00 0.70
Virginia College-Austin Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,932 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,932 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,932 $5,664
Virginia College-Austin In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,932 $10,360
Virginia College-Austin Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
Virginia College-Austin % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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