Centura College-Richmond Main

7914 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23235
Tel: (804)330-0111
229 students
Private for-profit
Centura College Richmond campus offers degrees and diplomas in massage therapy, network management, practical nurse, medical billing & coding and medical assisting. We are an accredited career school licensed to operate in the State of Virginia. Our college has been in operation since 1992 offering quality education for career minded adults who wish to get a degree or diploma, expand their knowledge or change occupations. Our staff and educators at our Richmond college strive to offer quality education and services that will prepare the student for an entry-level position in their chosen field. We seek out industry leaders in the local community to ensure the hands on training students gain are as realistic to the business setting they will encounter in the future.
School Highlights:
Centura College-Richmond Main serves 229 students (84% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
Centura College-Richmond Main is one of 7 community colleges within Chesterfield County, VA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Richmond (0.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 90% over five years.
College Centura College-Richmond Main 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 19 staff
61 staff
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 229 has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 29% over five years.
Total Enrollment 229 students 1,296 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
21:1
Centura College-Richmond Main Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 192 students
814 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 37 students
1,040 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Centura College-Richmond Main Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Centura College-Richmond Main American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
2%
5%
Centura College-Richmond Main Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
6%
21%
Centura College-Richmond Main Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
65%
15%
Centura College-Richmond Main Black (2006-2013)
% White
19%
51%
Centura College-Richmond Main White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
7%
3%
Centura College-Richmond Main More (2008-2013)
Centura College-Richmond Main 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. 0.53 0.68
Centura College-Richmond Main Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,027 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,027 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $5,660
Centura College-Richmond Main In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $10,250
Centura College-Richmond Main Out-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 48%
89%
Centura College-Richmond Main % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Richmond private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,805 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Richmond 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 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Richmond is J Sargeant Reynolds Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.