Top Virginia Beach Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 top community colleges in Virginia Beach, Virginia, serving 13,552 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 80% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 19:1.

Top Virginia Beach, VA Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)490-1241

    717 students
  • 301 Centre Pointe Dr
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)499-7900

    586 students
  • 2697 Dean Dr Ste 100
    Virginia Beach VA  23452
    (757)340-2121

    181 students
  • ECPI University
    Private, for profit
    5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)490-9090

    12,068 students
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