General Information About Virginia College-Montgomery
The College was founded by the Atlantis Group, Inc., in 1983 and then purchased by Career Futures, Inc., in 1989. The College opened its first branch campus in Birmingham, Alabama, in February 1992, and this became the main campus in 1995. In April 1993, the College opened its second branch campus in Huntsville, Alabama. In 1997, Virginia College received senior college recognition from the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools(ACICS) which now accredits all programs at the school's campuses.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,663 Percent Admitted 90% Men Admitted 89% Women Admitted 90% Full Time Retention Rate 92%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $12,100 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $0
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,480 Native American 0 Asian 0 African American 1,400 Hispanic 0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 715 Enrolled FullTime Graduates