Virginia College Austin: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Virginia College Austin is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 555 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 2002 and is one of the 27 colleges and schools located in Austin, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Fair
1-year certificate and associate's degree are available at Virginia College Austin.

Virginia College Austin deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Pharmacy, Paralegal, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
48%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Virginia College Austin student retention rate is very low at 48% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Virginia College Austin is below average - 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia College Austin is pretty good - 12:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,100
Medium
Average tuition costs are slightly high - about $14,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Virginia College Austin (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $100; this totals $14,100 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
As reported in recent data, 306 applications were submitted and 174 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Virginia College Austin is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Virginia College Austin and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (512) 371-3500 or check Virginia College Austin Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Virginia College Austin offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Virginia College Austin, 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Virginia College Austin.

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

Virginia College Austin Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia College Austin, 14200 N IH - 35, Austin, Texas 78728, USA
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