Virginia College Columbia: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Virginia College Columbia is a private for-profit school with 435 students enrolled. This college is one of the 19 colleges located in Columbia, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
At Virginia College Columbia you can get your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Virginia College Columbia follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Medical, Pharmacy, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
Virginia College Columbia student retention rate is relatively low at 69% (close to South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia College Columbia is good - 10:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,700
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - around $17,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Virginia College Columbia not covered by tuition are around $100, which comes to $17,700 per year.

Read the details about Virginia College Columbia additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Virginia College Columbia is $100.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Virginia College Columbia and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (803) 509-7100 or check Virginia College Columbia Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Virginia College Columbia provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Virginia College Columbia, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Virginia College Columbia.

Based on the college crime numbers, Virginia College Columbia seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Virginia College Columbia Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia College Columbia, 7201 Two Notch Rd, Columbia, South Carolina 29223, USA
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