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 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% 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 19 teachers has grown by 90% 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
Total Faculty 19 staff
59 staff
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 229 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
229 students
1,282 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
Centura College-Richmond Main student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
192 students
810 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 37 students
1,017 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Centura College-Richmond Main Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Centura College-Richmond Main American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Centura College-Richmond Main Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Centura College-Richmond Main Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Centura College-Richmond Main Black (2006-2013)
% White
Centura College-Richmond Main White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
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. 0.45 0.53
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 $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,027 $10,294
Centura College-Richmond Main Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 48%
Centura College-Richmond Main % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Richmond ITT Technical Institute-Richmond
    Private for-profit
    300 Gateway Centre Pky
    Richmond, VA 23235
    0.8  Mi  |  637  students
  • Richmond ECPI Technical College
    Private, for-profit
    800 Moorefield Pk Dr
    Richmond, VA 23236
    2.1  Mi  |  605  students
  • Richmond MedSpa Careers Institute
    Private for-profit
    800 Moorefield Park Drive
    Richmond, VA 23236
    2.1  Mi  |  10  students
  • North Chesterfield Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond
    Private for-profit
    8141 Hull St Rd
    North Chesterfield, VA 23235
    2.7  Mi  |  1010  students
  • Chester Chester Career College
    Chester, VA 23836
    6.3  Mi  |  172  students
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