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Virginia Sewing Machines And School Center

Overview of Virginia Sewing Machines And School Center

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center is in Los Angeles, CA. Los Angeles is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include construction trades, design.

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 99 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center is particularly welcoming to minority students. Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The school is committed primarily, to provide the necessaries skills and knowledge to the Hispanic Community for better opportunitites in the Garment Industry. Towards personal grow, continuing education and vocational development of its student's body. In this regard, the school's objective is to train students with marketable job skills, to improve and develop excellen work habist, studen'ts self esteem and the ability to meet employers expectations in the field of garment industry."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center
1033 S Broadway St
Los Angeles , CA 90015-4001
General Phone: (213) 747-8292

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Construction Trades28apparel and textile manufacture, apparel and textile courses
Design21fashion design
Medical Support and Technology5medical assistant
Mechanics and Repair2appliance repair

Number of programs and degrees for Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years565

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center had a total enrollment of 99 students (119 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Black 3%
Hispanic 94%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 3%
20-21 2%
22-24 7%
25-29 8%
30-34 7%
35-39 10%
40-49 35%
50-64 24%
65+ 3%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
California100%

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 73 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 91%

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3150500)

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Degree Programs (2007)

Construction Trades
Apparel and Textile Manufacture
Apparel and Textiles, Other

Design
Fashion/Apparel Design

Mechanics And Repair
Appliance Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

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Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Highlights

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What Sets Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center Apart:

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% of degrees in construction trades
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% of degrees in design
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center % of degrees in design

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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