Virginia College Charleston: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Virginia College Charleston is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 345 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in North Charleston, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
Few
Virginia College Charleston will give you the option to receive a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Virginia College Charleston follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Pharmacy, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
78%
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Virginia College Charleston is fair at 78% (well above South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia College Charleston is good, 9:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,300
Medium
Average tuition pricing is slightly high - around $14,000 a year. The additional fees at Virginia College Charleston (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $300; this comes to $14,300 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Virginia College Charleston might accept dual credits at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Virginia College Charleston is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Virginia College Charleston and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (843) 614-4300 or check Virginia College Charleston Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Virginia College Charleston 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 Charleston, 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Virginia College Charleston.

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

Virginia College Charleston Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia College Charleston, 6185 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, South Carolina 29406, USA
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