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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a high school graduate or have completed GED

Virginia College

About Virginia College

Virginia College is a chain of private, nationally accredited schools that offers undergraduate and graduate education programs in in-demand career areas. Students can choose between enrolling in day or evening classes on site, taking online courses, or take a combination of online and in-person courses. Online students have the flexibility of completing their degree on their own schedule from any place with an Internet connection.

Virginia College offers associate's, bachelor's, and master's degree programs in areas with high-projected job growth, such as like healthcare, business, technology, culinary arts, and paralegals. Each program is designed to provide the most direct path to your new career. Courses are taught by instructors with real-world experience in their career field, which allows you to obtain practical knowledge of jobs in this field. Classes are also kept small so that you'll have the opportunity to receive personal attention from your instructors.

As a Virginia College student, you'll have access to career services assistance. The career service associates can also assist you in your job search, even years beyond graduation. Virginia College also strives to keep learning affordable and qualified students can receive financial aid in the forms of scholarships, Pell grants, or student loans.

''Nothing compares to Virginia College…they were structured, organized and caring. The instructors are phenomenal and they treated me very well. They were inspiring and supportive and provided a very detailed education.''

- Regine, 2009 Hair Stylist Graduate

''Before I started Virginia College I was working at a fast food restaurant but I always knew that I wanted a career in the medical field. The Medical Assistant program taught us everything we needed to know.''

- Laura, 2012 Medial Assistant Graduate

''My program director reminded me to be a good role model for my kids. She encouraged me to not give up, to keep moving. And that's exactly what I did. I am able to do more with my children now. Virginia College really changed my life.''

- Lena, 2013 Medial Assistant Graduate

Why Virginia College?

  1. Affordable Programs offer upfront pricing with no hidden fees - even the textbooks are included.
  2. Career Placement Associates are available to assist you with job placement services - even after you graduate.
  3. Undergraduate and Graduate Programs in growing career fields and are designed to offer you a direct path to your new career.
  4. Experienced Instructors are professionals with years of real-world experience in the field that they teach.
  5. Small Classes make sure all students can receive individualized attention from their instructors.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants to Virginia College must be high school graduates or have a GED certificate. Additional requirements may vary by program.

Virginia College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award certificates, diplomas, associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees.

Virginia College offers the following degree programs:

  1. Associate's Degree
  2. Bachelor's Degree
  3. Certificate Degree
    • Certification - Business Administration
    • Certification - Cosmetology
    • Certification - Culinary Arts
    • Certification - Medical Assistant
    • Certification - Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
    • Certification - Network Technician
    • Certification - Pastry Arts
    • Certification - Pharmacy Technician
    • Certification - Therapeutic Massage
  4. Diploma
    • Business Administration Diploma
    • Diploma Program - Business Administration
    • Diploma Program - Cisco Network Associate
    • Diploma Program - Cosmetology
    • Diploma Program - Culinary Arts
    • Diploma Program - Culinary Arts 36-week
    • Diploma Program - Dental Assistant
    • Diploma Program - Electrical Technician
    • Diploma Program - HVAC-R
    • Diploma Program - Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
    • Diploma Program - Medical Office Specialist
    • Diploma Program - Network Technician
    • Diploma Program - Pastry Arts
    • Diploma Program - Patient Care Technician
    • Diploma Program - Pharmacy Technician
    • Diploma Program - Structural Welding Technician
    • Diploma Program - Structural and Pipe Welding Technician
    • Diploma Program - Therapeutic Massage

Virginia College offers the following campus locations: