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:
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Virginia College-Biloxi serves 370 students (74.86% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
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Virginia College-Biloxi is one of 2 community colleges within Harrison County, MS.
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The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Gulfport (6.17 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 1650% over five years.
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 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 370 students 1,294 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Total Enrollment (2007-2013)
# Full-Time Students 277 students
822 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students 93 students
1,025 students
Virginia College-Biloxi Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Virginia College-Biloxi Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Virginia College-Biloxi Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
50%
12%
Virginia College-Biloxi Black (2007-2013)
% White
44%
57%
Virginia College-Biloxi White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Virginia College-Biloxi More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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. 0.55 0.53
Virginia College-Biloxi Diversity Score (2007-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,240 is more than the state average of $5,660. 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 $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $5,694
Virginia College-Biloxi In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,240 $10,252
Virginia College-Biloxi Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Gulfport
    Blue Cliff College-Gulfport
    Private for-profit
    12251 Bernard Pkwy
    GulfportMS 39503
    (2.2)889-6972
    6.17 Mi | 350 students
  • Perkinston
    51 Main Street
    PerkinstonMS 39573
    (866)735-1122
    26.37 Mi | 10,253 students
  • Poplarville
    101 Hwy 11 N
    PoplarvilleMS 39470
    (601)403-1000
    45.49 Mi | 4,692 students
  • Mobile
    Remington College-Mobile Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    828 Downtowner Loop W
    MobileAL 36609
    (251)343-8200
    49.55 Mi | 469 students
  • Mobile
    Fortis College-Mobile
    Private for-profit
    3590 Pleasant Valley Rd
    MobileAL 36609
    (2.5)134-4120
    49.87 Mi | 117 students
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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 0.48. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Virginia College-Biloxi. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.