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Virginia college ‐ Programs, Tuition, and Reviews

Virginia college is located in Birmingham, AL, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 23 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), Cosmetology License, and CPR Certification. Time to complete this education training ranges from 2 hours to 2 years depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 1 year. The cost to attend Virginia college ranges from $2,300 to $40,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $17,000. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I received grants and/or scholarship funding".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Virginia college are "Good teachers" and "Hands-on training", but respondents also mentioned "Flexible class hours" and "Positive environment" as notable benefits. Virginia college has been reviewed 30 times, with an average rating of 4.03 out of 5. About 83% of reviewers would recommend Virginia college to a friend.

School Information

488 Palisades Boulevard Birmingham, AL 35209
2 hours - 2 years

Cost:

  • Certified Medical Assistant: $25,000
  • Cosmetology License: $14,000
  • CompTIA Network+: $10
  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA): $13,000 - $35,000
  • CPR Certification: $5,000
  • Certified Patient Care Technician: $10
  • Medical Coding Certification: $20,000
  • Therapeutic massage: $16,000
  • CST Certification: $20,000
  • Pharmacy Technician certificate: $2,300 - $25,000
  • Driver's License: $40,000
  • CompTIA A+: $14,000
  • Certified Surgical Technologist: $15
  • Medical Coder and Billing Certified: $17,000
  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB): $34,000

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Good teachers Mentioned in 21 reviews
Hands-on training Mentioned in 21 reviews
Flexible class hours Mentioned in 18 reviews

Recent reviews

5.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

It was worth it as far as learning and having a step above those who know nothing about pharmacy but expensive given that school isn't required. If you can find someone to take a chance on you go that route and learn as much as you can.

3.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Cons

Closed

Other comments

I had wonderful instructors. They were will to come on an off day to work with you on anything you needed help with. Overall, it was a great experience.

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)?

2,986 people answered

“You are required to do a an externship outside of classroom time.”

Oct. 1, 2019

“The type of job positing you would be working in are not as close to what you have learned.”

Oct. 1, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)?

3,202 people answered

“Make sure to have time to study the material”

Oct. 1, 2019

“If they decide to pursue this career don't stop here keep on working on it & get a higher education.”

Oct. 1, 2019
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