Chester Career College

751 WEST HUNDRED ROAD
Chester, VA 23836
Tel: (804)751-9191
172 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Chester Career College serves 172 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
Chester Career College is one of 6 community colleges within Chesterfield County, VA.
The nearest community college is Fortis College-Richmond (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

College Chester Career College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 172 has declined by 54% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 172 students 1,315 students
Chester Career College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 172 students
815 students
Chester Career College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Chester Career College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
20%
% Black
70%
15%
Chester Career College Black (2006-2013)
% White
28%
49%
Chester Career College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Chester Career College Unknown (2006-2013)
Chester Career College 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. 0.43 0.70
Chester Career College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

Percent Admitted 100%
81%
Chester Career College Percent Admitted (2011-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis College-Richmond
    Private for-profit
    478 students | 0.50 Mi2000 Westmoreland Street Suite A
    Richmond, VA 23230
    (804)323-1020
    0.50478
  • n/a students | 2.20 Mi7001 W. Broad St.
    Richmond, VA 23294
    (8.0)467-2230
    2.20n/a
  • 12,447 students | 3.80 Mi1651 E Parham Road
    Richmond, VA 23228
    (804)371-3000
    3.8012,447
  • 229 students | 6.30 Mi7914 Midlothian Turnpike
    Richmond, VA 23235
    (804)330-0111
    6.30229
  • 637 students | 6.70 Mi300 Gateway Centre Pky
    Richmond, VA 23235
    (804)330-4992
    6.70637
Did You Know?
Chesterfield County, VA 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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Chesterfield County, VA is John Tyler Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.