Virginia College Mobile

Overview of Virginia College Mobile

Virginia College-Mobile is located in Mobile, AL (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Virginia College-Mobile is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Virginia College-Mobile is known for its programs in business and management, law, office and administration.

Virginia College-Mobile Selectivity

The school is an open-admission school.


Virginia College-Mobile maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

The school had 188 enrolled students in 2007-2008. Virginia College-Mobile has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are female.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Virginia College-Mobile

Virginia College-Mobile
2970 Cottage Hill Road
Mobile , AL 36606
General Phone: (251) 343-7227

Virginia College-Mobile Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology57medical coding, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, surgical tech, orthotist/prosthetist
Office and Administration8administrative assistant
Business and Management7accounting and related services, human resources
Law3legal assistant
Security and Law Enforcement1criminal justice and administration
Design0interior design
Engineering Technician0drafting

Number of programs and degrees for Virginia College-Mobile in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree3211
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years449

Virginia College-Mobile Student Body

In 2007-2008, Virginia College-Mobile had a total enrollment of 188 students (498 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 29%
Black 69%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 32%
22-24 32%
25-29 14%
30-34 13%

Virginia College-Mobile Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 62 %

Virginia College-Mobile Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Mobile, Alabama for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Alabama Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Virginia College-Mobile Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,100
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,100
Books and supplies $ 125

Financial Aid:
Virginia College-Mobile participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3010607)

Virginia College-Mobile Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*8$38,125
All faculty totalcalendar year2*8$38,125

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Virginia College-Mobile Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Interior Design

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

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Virginia College-Mobile Highlights

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What Sets Virginia College-Mobile Apart:

% of degrees in law
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Virginia College-Mobile % of degrees in law
Minority % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%Virginia College-Mobile Minority % of student body
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%Virginia College-Mobile % of degrees in business and management
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Virginia College-Mobile Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Virginia College-Mobile Female % of student body
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Virginia College-Mobile % of degrees in office and administration

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