Virginia College-Biloxi

920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C
Biloxi, MS 39532
Tel: (228)546-9100
381 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 381 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
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 36 teachers has grown by 260% over five years.
College Virginia College-Biloxi (MS) 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 138 staff

Student Body

The student population of 381 has declined by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 85% over five years.
Total Enrollment 381 students 3,029 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 11:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students 266 students 2,344 students
# Part-Time Students 115 students 622 students
% Black
1%
36%
% White
2%
58%
% Unknown races
97%
2%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $2,250. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $4,500. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $2,250
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $4,500
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93% 93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Gulfport
    Private for-profit
    178 students | 6.20 Mi12251 Bernard Pkwy
    Gulfport MS 39503
    (228)896-9727
    6.20178
  • 9,799 students | 26.40 Mi51 Main Street
    Perkinston MS 39573
    (866)735-1122
    26.409,799
  • 4,529 students | 45.50 Mi101 Hwy 11 N
    Poplarville MS 39470
    (601)403-1000
    45.504,529
  • Remington College-Mobile Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    518 students | 49.60 Mi828 Downtowner Loop W
    Mobile AL 36609
    (251)343-8200
    49.60518
  • Fortis College-Mobile
    Private for-profit
    352 students | 49.90 Mi7033 Airport Blvd.
    Mobile AL 36608
    (251)344-1203
    49.90352
Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,263 per year for in-state students and $4,258 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,237 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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Virginia College-Jackson. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.