Centura College-Chesapeake

Tel: (757)549-2121
166 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
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Centura College-Chesapeake serves 166 students (90.96% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
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Centura College-Chesapeake is one of 3 community colleges within Chesapeake city County, VA.
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The nearest community college is Everest College-Chesapeake (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Centura College-Chesapeake Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 10 staff
61 staff
Centura College-Chesapeake Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 166 teachers has grown by 277% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 2:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 166 students 1,294 students
Centura College-Chesapeake Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
21:1
Centura College-Chesapeake Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 151 students
822 students
Centura College-Chesapeake Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 15 students
1,025 students
Centura College-Chesapeake Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Centura College-Chesapeake Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Centura College-Chesapeake American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Centura College-Chesapeake Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Centura College-Chesapeake Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
62%
12%
Centura College-Chesapeake Black (2006-2013)
% White
26%
57%
Centura College-Chesapeake White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Centura College-Chesapeake More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Centura College-Chesapeake Unknown (2006-2013)
Centura College-Chesapeake Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.41 0.53
Centura College-Chesapeake Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,847 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,847 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,847 $5,694
Centura College-Chesapeake In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,847 $10,252
Centura College-Chesapeake Out-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 78%
89%
Centura College-Chesapeake % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Chesapeake
    Everest College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    825 Greenbrier Circle Suite 100
    ChesapeakeVA 23320
    (757)361-3900
    1.70 Mi | 826 students
  • Chesapeake
    2211 S Military Hwy
    ChesapeakeVA 23320
    (757)363-2121
    2.44 Mi | 235 students
  • Virginia Beach
    5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
    Virginia BeachVA 23462
    (757)490-1241
    5.80 Mi | 737 students
  • Norfolk
    Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    NorfolkVA 23502
    (757)499-5447
    5.94 Mi | 241 students
  • Virginia Beach
    5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300
    Virginia BeachVA 23462
    (757)490-9090
    5.98 Mi | 9,956 students
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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,110 per year for in-state students and $9,502 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,276 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 87%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.