7020 North Military Highway
Norfolk, VA 23518
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

Centura College-Norfolk serves 165 students (71% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 165 students
  • Private-state tuition: $16,337
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 86%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Centura College-Norfolk ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 187% over five years.
Centura College-Norfolk
(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Two-Year: Health Professions
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
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
46 staff
129 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Centura College-Norfolk has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The Centura College-Norfolk diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
165 students
2,199 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
18:1
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# Full-Time Students
117 students
914 students
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# Part-Time Students
48 students
1,285 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
476 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
n/a
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% Asian
1%
7%
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% Hispanic
4%
12%
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% Black
56%
21%
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% White
14%
51%
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% Two or more races
7%
5%
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% Non Resident races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
14%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.64
0.67
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College Completion Rate
95%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$26,200
$29,600
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $16,337 is more than the state average of $15,561. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$16,337
$15,561
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
84%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$17,987
$11,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Norfolk and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,838
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Norfolk and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
64%
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 165 students
  • Private-state tuition: $16,337
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 86%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,736 per year for in-state students and $8,977 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,561 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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