Virginia College-Charleston

Tel: (843)614-4300
414 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Virginia College-Charleston serves 414 students (69% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Virginia College-Charleston is one of 4 community colleges within Charleston County, SC.
The nearest community college is Trident Technical College (1.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
College Virginia College-Charleston (SC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 37 staff 44 staff
Virginia College-Charleston Total Faculty (2010-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 414 has declined by 21% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has declined by 80% over five years.
Total Enrollment 414 students 1,090 students
Virginia College-Charleston Total Enrollment (2009-2014)
# Full-Time Students 287 students 708 students
Virginia College-Charleston Full-Time Students (2009-2014)
# Part-Time Students 127 students 524 students
Virginia College-Charleston Part-Time Students (2009-2014)
Virginia College-Charleston Enrollment Breakdown SC All Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
3%
27%
Virginia College-Charleston Black (2009-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Virginia College-Charleston More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
96%
4%
Virginia College-Charleston Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.08 0.54
Virginia College-Charleston Diversity Score (2009-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $13,330 is more than the state average of $4,396. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $13,330 is more than the state average of $8,104. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,330 $4,396
Virginia College-Charleston In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,330 $8,104
Virginia College-Charleston Out-State Tuition Fees (2010-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,396 per year for in-state students and $8,104 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,547 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 69%. 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 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is The Art Institute of Charleston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.