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Virginia College-Birmingham: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Virginia College-Birmingham

Website: http://www.vc.edu
Address: 65 Bagby Dr. , Birmingham , Alabama - 35209-3703
Phone: (205) 802-1200
Type
Four or more years Private for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, 2 but less than 4 years certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Large Suburb
Campus housing No
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Quarter
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $100
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,708
609
1,099
Percent admitted
64%
32%
82%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
100%
100%
100%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
-
-
SAT Math
-
-
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
-
-
ACT English
-
-
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Recommended
Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Admissions test scores Neither required nor recommended
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $14,496
Out-of-state tuition $14,496
Books and supplies $0
On-campus room and board -
On-campus other expenses -
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
100%
-
Federal grant aid
86%
$3,614
State or local grant aid
0%
-
Institutional grant aid
0%
-
Loan aid
100%
$6,152
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
5,264
15%
85%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 5,852
Estimated graduates enrolled 238
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 42%
Men 50%
Women 36%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 1%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 3%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 7%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $13,532 $14,596 $14,596 $15,716 7.7%
Living arrangement          
Off Campus          
Room and board $6,375 $6,566 $7,293 $7,920 8.6%
Other $1,995 $2,055 $2,343 $2,508 7.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,012 $3,102 $3,722 $3,960 6.4%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Off Campus $22,867 $23,217 $24,232 $26,144 7.9%
Off Campus with Family $17,509 $17,698 $18,318 $19,676 7.4%

Map & Directions

Map of Virginia College-Birmingham

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $100
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,146 196 950
Percent admitted 77% 80% 76%
Percent admitted who enrolled 100% 100% 100%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school record   X
Other Test (Wonderlic,WISC-III,etc) X

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools 7/1/1993 -   Accredited

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