Virginia College Huntsville: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Virginia College Huntsville is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 450 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1989 and is one of the 7 schools located in Huntsville, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Fair
At Virginia College Huntsville you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Virginia College Huntsville implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Computer Science, Management, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
75%
Good
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 positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Virginia College Huntsville student retention rate is fair at 75% (well above Alabama average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Virginia College Huntsville is very low - 14%.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia College Huntsville is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,300
Medium
Average tuition charges are slightly high, $14,000 annually. The additional fees at Virginia College Huntsville (not included in tuition costs) are about $300; this comes to $14,300 annually.

Read the details about Virginia College Huntsville 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
87%
As reported in recent government data, 189 applications were submitted and 165 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits earned prior to admission.

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Virginia College Huntsville and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (256) 533-7387 or check Virginia College Huntsville Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Virginia College Huntsville offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

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

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

Virginia College Huntsville Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia College Huntsville, 2021 Drake Avenue, SW, Huntsville, Alabama 35801, USA
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