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Virginia College - Jackson

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Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
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Overview
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Average Salary in 10 Years

$27,900
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Virginia College - Jackson

Virginia College - Jackson is located in Jackson, Mississippi. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Education Corporation of America system and offers undergrad programs. It has 387 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Personal and Culinary Services, Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, and Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services. 38% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $22,500.

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About
🗺 5841 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
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.
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Application
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

38%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

39%

Women Graduation Rate

37%
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Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Virginia College - Jackson?

Virginia College - Jackson 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 - Jackson

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 - Jackson. 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 - Jackson.

Median Earnings of Students from Virginia College - Jackson

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 - Jackson.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Virginia College - Jackson

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 - Jackson.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Virginia College - Jackson

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 - Jackson.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Virginia College - Jackson

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 - Jackson.
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Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Virginia College - Jackson? 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.
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Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

9
students per faculty
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Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Virginia College - Jackson?

No
Highest degree: Associate's degree
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Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

387

Total Students

387
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

24%

Students over 25

64%

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
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Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

80%
of undergraduates

Men

20%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Mostly Women

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

This means that for every 100 women, there are 25 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 400 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Virginia College - Jackson

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
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What do students at Virginia College - Jackson study?

Virginia College - Jackson Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Virginia College - Jackson are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Personal and Culinary Services
  3. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
  4. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  5. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.
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Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Virginia College - Jackson?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

62%

Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate

60%

Students Who Transfer Out of Virginia College - Jackson

2%

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 - Jackson has a retention rate of 62% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

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Transfers
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Undergraduate Transfers

23
6% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Low

Virginia College - Jackson has around 23 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 6% of total undergraduates.

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

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Politics in Mississippi
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Mississippi tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 40% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 58% voted for the Republican party, and 1% voted for neither.

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