Virginia College-Florence
Florence, SC 29501

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 257
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Virginia College-Florence has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of Virginia College-Florence's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 83% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,362 (which is 21.7% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Virginia College-Florence in 2016-2017, was 35, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,549 (which is 13.5% above the national average.)

$5,362
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$8,549
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
86%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Virginia College-Florence has enrolled a total of 257 students (184 students full-time and 73 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 257 students, 21 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 6% men and 94% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 2 students for distance studies.

257
Total Enrollment
21
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 80%

White: 14%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Two or more races: 0%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Virginia College-Florence.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 63% 390
Personal And Culinary Services 8% 48
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 3% 20

Graduation & Dropout Rates

48%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Virginia College-Florence full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
47%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$20,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Virginia College-Florence graduates 6 years after enrollment is $20,000. Last year, out of the total 9,592 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 7,865 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,272 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,672 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $20,000 $22,900
Employment Rate 82% 78%
Total Graduates 9,592 7,272

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Virginia College-Florence.

Centura College-Columbia
64.4 mile away
Virginia College-Columbia
65.5 mile away
Fortis College-Columbia
72.8 mile away
King's College
90.7 mile away