Centura College-Richmond Main

  • 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 167 students (70% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Centura College-Richmond Main is one of 6 community colleges within Chesterfield County, VA.
  • The nearest community college to Centura College-Richmond Main is ECPI University (2.1 miles away).

Top Placements

Centura College-Richmond Main places among the top 20% of community colleges in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Centura College-Richmond Main(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 Faculty17 staff45 staff
This chart display total faculty of Centura College-Richmond Main and community college average number of faculty in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Student Body

  • The student population of Centura College-Richmond Main has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Centura College-Richmond Main diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment167 students1,577 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Centura College-Richmond Main and community college average number of enrollment of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:136:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Centura College-Richmond Main and community college average student staff ratio of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Full-Time Students117 students717 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Centura College-Richmond Main and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Part-Time Students50 students860 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Centura College-Richmond Main and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Centura College-Richmond Main.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of VA.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
This chart display the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Asian
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of Asian community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Hispanic
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Black
61%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of Black community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% White
23%
57%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of White community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Two or more races
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Centura College-Richmond Main and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Centura College-Richmond Main.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.560.62
This chart display the diversity score of Centura College-Richmond Main and the community college average diversity score of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
College Completion Rate
73%
30%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Centura College-Richmond Main and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of VA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,900$29,400
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Centura College-Richmond Main and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of VA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,337 is more than the state average of $14,297. The private state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,337$14,297
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%78%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Centura College-Richmond Main 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$12,000$10,502
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Richmond Main 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$5,814$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Centura College-Richmond Main 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

  • The nearest community college to Centura College-Richmond Main is ECPI University (2.1 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • ECPI University
    Private, for profit
    11,735 students | 2.10 Mi800 Moorefield Pk Dr
    Richmond VA  23236
    (804)330-5533
    2.1011,735
  • MedSpa Careers Institute
    Private, for profit
    10 students | 2.10 Mi800 Moorefield Park Drive
    Richmond VA  23236
    (804)521-0400
    2.1010
  • 626 students | 2.70 Mi8141 Hull St Rd
    Richmond VA  23235
    (804)745-2444
    2.70626
  • 205 students | 6.30 Mi751 WEST HUNDRED ROAD
    Chester VA  23836
    6.30205
  • Fortis College-Richmond
    Private, for profit
    491 students | 6.40 Mi2000 Westmoreland Street, Suite A
    Richmond VA  23230
    (804)323-1020
    6.40491
Recent Articles
Learn about 10 of the best jobs in health care that you can land with just a two-year degree from your local community college.
The cost of obtaining a college degree is high, especially at private universities. Students can save a great deal by choosing community college, but there are still other costs to consider. Read on to learn what costs to expect in community college and to learn some essential money management tips.
You’ve heard the saying that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Unfortunately, many community college students find that their academic chain in school is full of weak links. Read on to learn the challenges that keep community college students from achieving success and what schools and students can do to resolve those issues.
Did You Know?
For Richmond private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,668 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Richmond community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Richmond is ECPI University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.