Virginia College-Greenville

School Highlights
  • Virginia College-Greenville serves 453 students (60% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 38%.
  • Virginia College-Greenville is one of 3 community colleges within Greenville County, SC.
  • The nearest community college to Virginia College-Greenville is Greenville Technical College (2.1 miles away).

Top Placements

Virginia College-Greenville places among the top 20% of community colleges in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Virginia College-Greenville(SC) 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 staff55 staff
Virginia College-Greenville Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Virginia College-Greenville has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Virginia College-Greenville diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has declined by 88% over five years.
Total Enrollment453 students1,260 students
Virginia College-Greenville Total Enrollment (2009-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:128:1
Virginia College-Greenville Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students271 students726 students
Virginia College-Greenville Full-Time Students (2009-2016)
# Part-Time Students182 students534 students
Virginia College-Greenville Part-Time Students (2009-2016)
Virginia College-Greenville Enrollment Breakdown SC All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Virginia College-Greenville Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
Virginia College-Greenville Black (2009-2016)
% White
Virginia College-Greenville White (2009-2016)
% Two or more races
Virginia College-Greenville More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
Virginia College-Greenville Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.060.54
Virginia College-Greenville Diversity Score (2009-2016)
College Completion Rate
Virginia College-Greenville Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2014-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,900$28,900
Virginia College-Greenville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $13,932 is more than the state average of $6,284. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $13,932 is more than the state average of $10,399. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$13,932$6,284
Virginia College-Greenville In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$13,932$10,399
Virginia College-Greenville Out-State Tuition Fees (2010-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%94%
Virginia College-Greenville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$18,331$12,000
Virginia College-Greenville Median debt for students who have completed (2010-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
Virginia College-Greenville Median debt for students who have not completed (2010-2015)
Acceptance Rate77%74%
Virginia College-Greenville Percent Admitted (2011-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,284 per year for in-state students and $10,399 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,551 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 62%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

South Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.