Centura College-Chesapeake

School Highlights
  • Centura College-Chesapeake serves 131 students (56% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Centura College-Chesapeake is one of 3 community colleges within Chesapeake City County, VA.
  • The nearest community college to Centura College-Chesapeake is Everest College-Chesapeake (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Centura College-Chesapeake(VA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty9 staff45 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Centura College-Chesapeake has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Centura College-Chesapeake diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment131 students1,577 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:136:1
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# Full-Time Students74 students717 students
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# Part-Time Students57 students860 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Centura College-Chesapeake.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of VA.
% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
1%
6%
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% Hispanic
5%
8%
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% Black
65%
22%
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% White
22%
57%
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% Two or more races
6%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.62
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College Completion Rate
29%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,200$29,400
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,887 is more than the state average of $14,297. The private state tuition has grown by 45% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,887$14,297
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%78%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Centura College-Chesapeake and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$10,502
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Chesapeake and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in VA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Chesapeake and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in VA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Everest College-Chesapeake
    Private, for profit
    671 students | 1.70 Mi825 Greenbrier Circle Suite 100
    Chesapeake VA  23320
    (757)361-3900
    1.70671
  • 236 students | 2.40 Mi2211 S Military Hwy
    Chesapeake VA  23320
    (757)363-2121
    2.40236
  • 717 students | 5.80 Mi5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)490-1241
    5.80717
  • Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private, for profit
    315 students | 5.90 Mi6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk VA  23502
    (757)499-5447
    5.90315
  • ECPI University
    Private, for profit
    12,947 students | 6.00 Mi5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)490-9090
    6.0012,947
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Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.