Centura College-Newport News

Tel: (757)874-2121
194 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Centura College-Newport News serves 194 students (85% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Centura College-Newport News is one of 2 community colleges within Newport News City County, VA.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Newport News (4.8 miles away).

School Overview

Centura College-Newport News 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 194 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
194 students
1,303 students
Centura College-Newport News Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
165 students
836 students
Centura College-Newport News Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 29 students
1,046 students
Centura College-Newport News Part-Time Students (2011-2012)
Centura College-Newport News sch enrollment Centura College-Newport News sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Centura College-Newport News Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Centura College-Newport News Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
71%
12%
Centura College-Newport News Black (2006-2012)
% White
18%
67%
Centura College-Newport News White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Centura College-Newport News More (2008-2012)
Centura College-Newport News sch ethnicity Centura College-Newport News 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. 0.46 0.45
Centura College-Newport News Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,847 is more than the state average of $5,940. 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 $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,847 $5,940
Centura College-Newport News In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,847 $10,072
Centura College-Newport News Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Newport News Everest College-Newport News
    Private for-profit
    803 Diligence Drive
    Newport News, VA 23606
    (757)873-1111
    4.8  Mi  |  322  students
  • Hampton Thomas Nelson Community College
    Public
    99 Thomas Nelson Drive
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757)825-2700
    7.5  Mi  |  10972  students
  • Norfolk Centura College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    7020 North Military Highway
    Norfolk, VA 23518
    (757)853-2121
    22.4  Mi  |  211  students
  • Norfolk Tidewater Community College
    Public
    121 College Place
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    (757)822-1122
    23.7  Mi  |  30334  students
  • Norfolk Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk
    Private, non-profit
    2428 Almeda Ave Ste 316
    Norfolk, VA 23513
    (757)853-3508
    24.6  Mi  |  0  students
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