Virginia College-Biloxi

920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C
Biloxi, MS 39532
Tel: (2.2)839-2299
370 students
Public institution
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).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Virginia College-Biloxi is one of 2 community colleges within Harrison County, MS.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Gulfport (6.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 1650% over five years.
College Virginia College-Biloxi Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 35 staff
61 staff
Virginia College-Biloxi Total Faculty (2007-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 370 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 370 students 1,315 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Total Enrollment (2007-2013)
# Full-Time Students 277 students
815 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students 93 students
1,061 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Virginia College-Biloxi Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
20%
Virginia College-Biloxi Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
50%
15%
Virginia College-Biloxi Black (2007-2013)
% White
44%
49%
Virginia College-Biloxi White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Virginia College-Biloxi More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
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. 0.56 0.70
Virginia College-Biloxi Diversity Score (2007-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $5,590. 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 $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $5,590
Virginia College-Biloxi In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $10,086
Virginia College-Biloxi Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Gulfport
    Private for-profit
    350 students | 6.20 Mi12251 Bernard Pkwy
    Gulfport, MS 39503
    (2.2)889-6972
    6.20350
  • 10,253 students | 26.40 Mi51 Main Street
    Perkinston, MS 39573
    (866)735-1122
    26.4010,253
  • 4,692 students | 45.50 Mi101 Hwy 11 N
    Poplarville, MS 39470
    (601)403-1000
    45.504,692
  • Remington College-Mobile Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    469 students | 49.60 Mi828 Downtowner Loop W
    Mobile, AL 36609
    (251)343-8200
    49.60469
  • Fortis College-Mobile
    Private for-profit
    117 students | 49.90 Mi3590 Pleasant Valley Rd
    Mobile, AL 36609
    (2.5)134-4120
    49.90117
Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,949 per year for in-state students and $4,819 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,237 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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is East Central Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.