Virginia College-Greenville

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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 4 community colleges within Greenville County, SC.
  • The nearest community college is Greenville Technical College (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Virginia College-Greenville (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 Public
Total Faculty 35 staff 44 staff
Virginia College-Greenville Total Faculty (2009-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 453 has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's 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 Enrollment 453 students 1,232 students
Virginia College-Greenville Total Enrollment (2009-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 28:1
Virginia College-Greenville Student Staff Ratio (2009-2016)
# Full-Time Students 271 students 708 students
Virginia College-Greenville Full-Time Students (2009-2016)
# Part-Time Students 182 students 524 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 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. 0.06 0.54
Virginia College-Greenville Diversity Score (2009-2016)
College Completion Rate
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $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 $6,687. 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 $10,638. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,932 $6,687
Virginia College-Greenville In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,932 $10,638
Virginia College-Greenville Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98% 94%
Virginia College-Greenville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $18,331 -
Virginia College-Greenville Median debt for students who have completed (2009-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,334 -
Virginia College-Greenville Median debt for students who have not completed (2009-2015)
Acceptance Rate 77% 64%
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 $6,687 per year for in-state students and $10,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,829 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 0.66. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is The Art Institute of Charleston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.