Virginia College Jackson: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Virginia College Jackson is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 280 students enrolled. This institution was established in 2000 and is one of the 10 colleges and schools located in Jackson, Mississippi.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Fair
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Virginia College Jackson.

Virginia College Jackson deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Computer Science, Nursing, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

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

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Virginia College Jackson is low - 37%.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia College Jackson is good -- 9:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,000
Medium
Average tuition prices are slightly high - around $14,000 a year.

Read the details about Virginia College Jackson 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
81%
As reported in recent data, 108 applications were submitted and 88 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits for admission.

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Virginia College Jackson and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (601) 977-0960 or check Virginia College Jackson Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Virginia College Jackson offers a distance education program and 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 Jackson, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Virginia College Jackson.

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

Virginia College Jackson Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia College Jackson, 5841 Ridgewood Rd, Jackson, Mississippi 39211, USA
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