Centura College-Richmond Main

7914 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23235-5250
Tel: (804)330-0111
  • 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 37:1.
  • 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 is ECPI University (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 112% 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
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 167 has declined by 33% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment167 students1,577 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:137:1
Centura College-Richmond Main Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students117 students717 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students50 students860 students
Centura College-Richmond Main Part-Time Students (2012-2016)
Centura College-Richmond Main Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
Centura College-Richmond Main American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
1%
6%
Centura College-Richmond Main Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
6%
8%
Centura College-Richmond Main Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
61%
22%
Centura College-Richmond Main Black (2007-2016)
% White
23%
57%
Centura College-Richmond Main White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
8%
2%
Centura College-Richmond Main More (2011-2016)
Centura College-Richmond Main Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups 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.0.560.62
Centura College-Richmond Main Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
73%
30%
Centura College-Richmond Main Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,900$29,600
Centura College-Richmond Main Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,337 is more than the state average of $14,996. The private state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,337$14,996
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%78%
Centura College-Richmond Main % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$11,000
Centura College-Richmond Main Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,814$5,500
Centura College-Richmond Main Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • 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
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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 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. of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Richmond is ECPI University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.