Virginia College - Austin

Overview


Average Salary in 10 Years
$27,900

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Virginia College - Austin

Virginia College - Austin is located in Austin, Texas. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Education Corporation of America system and offers undergrad programs. It has 511 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Legal Professions and Studies, and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. 29% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $22,500.

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About


🗺 14200 N Ih - 35
Austin, Texas 78728
State Texas
Mission Virginia 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.
🌐www.vc.edu

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Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
29%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
22%
Women Graduation Rate
31%

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Virginia College - Austin?

Virginia College - Austin students, on average, make $27,900 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 6% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Virginia College - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Virginia College - Austin. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.5%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Virginia College - Austin.
Median Earnings of Students from Virginia College - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Virginia College - Austin.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Virginia College - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Virginia College - Austin.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Virginia College - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Virginia College - Austin.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Virginia College - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Virginia College - Austin.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Virginia College - Austin? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
10
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Virginia College - Austin?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
511
Total Students
511
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
61%
Students over 25
55%
Student Median Household Income
$50,571
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
85%
of undergraduates
Men
15%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Mostly Women

Virginia College - Austin has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 18 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 567 women.

International Students
1%
of undergraduates
Undergraduate Student Diversity at Virginia College - Austin
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Where are Students from?
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Virginia College - Austin study?
Virginia College - Austin Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Virginia College - Austin are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Legal Professions and Studies
  4. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Virginia College - Austin?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
64%
Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate
57%
Students Who Transfer Out of Virginia College - Austin
1%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Virginia College - Austin has a retention rate of 64% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
26
5% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Low

Virginia College - Austin has around 26 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 5% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Virginia College - Austin as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Austin, Texas


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
415
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
86
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Texas


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Texas tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 43% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 52% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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