Virginia College - Birmingham: Ranking & Review

United States

Virginia College - Birmingham Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,1084391,669

1,150 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,108 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Virginia College - Birmingham has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Virginia College - Birmingham Tuition

Virginia College - Birmingham does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs32321344
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1445714215
Personal and Culinary Services145145
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians5353
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services426452
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service81220
Legal Professions and Studies9615
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies88
Construction Trades
Grand Total72411018852

A total of 834 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Virginia College - Birmingham.

At the master's level 18 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Medical/Clinical Assistant.
The total length of the largest program - 36 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 36.

Graduation rate16%19%15%
  • Full-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementVirginia College is a private, proprietary institution of higher education committed to offering diplomas, associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, and master's degrees. The student's learning experience and placement opportunities are enhanced through studies that provide a balance of general academics, technical skills, and personal growth. The goal of Virginia College lies in its responsibility to the students, the technical and business communities, and the general citizenry. The College provides educational opportunities through curricula in business, business-related, administrative, management, technical, medical, and professional programs that are designed to prepare a student for direct entry into the job market or to enhance their chances of advancement within a business hierarchy.
Academic CalendarDiffers by program
Total FTE staff171
Instructional FTE84
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address488 Palisades Blvd.
Birmingham, Alabama, 35209
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population212,000