Virginia College-Austin

14200 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd.
Austin, TX 78728-0000
Tel: 5123713500
  • Virginia College is a private institution of higher education committed to offering associate degrees and diploma/certificate courses 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
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Virginia College-Austin is one of 4 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 grown by 191% over five years.
Virginia College-Austin(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty35 staff76 staff
Virginia College-Austin Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • 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 state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 51% over five years.
Total Enrollment-3,921 students
Virginia College-Austin Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:135:1
Virginia College-Austin Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,055 students
Virginia College-Austin Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students-2,866 students
Virginia College-Austin Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
% Asian
-
4%
Virginia College-Austin Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
-
37%
Virginia College-Austin Hispanic (2007-2015)
% Black
-
13%
Virginia College-Austin Black (2007-2013)
% White
-
39%
Virginia College-Austin White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Virginia College-Austin More (2011-2013)
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.1.000.69
Virginia College-Austin Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
53%
21%
Virginia College-Austin Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,900$34,000
Virginia College-Austin Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%83%
    Virginia College-Austin % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$18,331$9,500
    Virginia College-Austin Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,250
    Virginia College-Austin Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate57%75%
    Virginia College-Austin Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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    The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

    Texas 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Texas is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.