Centura College-Richmond Main

7914 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond
VA, 23235-5250
Tel: (804)330-0111
149 students
Private for-profit

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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 149 students (80% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Centura College-Richmond Main is one of 7 community colleges within Chesterfield County, VA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Richmond (0.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
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

Student Body

The student population of 149 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is equal to the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
149 students
1,287 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
119 students
832 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 30 students
1,021 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Part-Time Students (2011-2012)
Centura College-Richmond Main sch enrollment Centura College-Richmond Main sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Centura College-Richmond Main Asian (2006-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Centura College-Richmond Main Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
72%
12%
Centura College-Richmond Main Black (2006-2012)
% White
17%
66%
Centura College-Richmond Main White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Centura College-Richmond Main More (2008-2012)
Centura College-Richmond Main sch ethnicity Centura College-Richmond Main sta ethnicity
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. 0.45 0.45
Centura College-Richmond Main Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,027 is more than the state average of $5,845. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $5,845
Centura College-Richmond Main In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $10,047
Centura College-Richmond Main Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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    Richmond , VA , 23235
    (804)330-4992
    0.8  Mi  |  675  students
  • Richmond MedSpa Careers Institute
    Private for-profit
    800 Moorefield Park Drive
    Richmond , VA , 23236
    (804)521-0400
    2.1  Mi  |  10  students
  • Richmond ECPI Technical College
    Private, for-profit
    800 Moorefield Pk Dr
    Richmond , VA , 23236
    (804)330-5533
    2.1  Mi  |  605  students
  • North Chesterfield Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond
    Private for-profit
    8141 Hull St Rd
    North Chesterfield , VA , 23235
    (804)745-2444
    2.7  Mi  |  940  students
  • Chester Chester Career College
    Public
    751 WEST HUNDRED ROAD
    Chester , VA , 23836
    (804)751-9191
    6.3  Mi  |  172  students
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For Richmond public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $11,051 per year for in-state students and $13,932 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,994 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Richmond is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.50, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Richmond is MedSpa Careers Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.