Centura College-Richmond Westend (Closed 2013)

7001 W. Broad St.
Henrico, VA 23294
School Highlights
  • Centura College-Richmond Westend is one of 2 community colleges within Henrico County, VA.
  • The nearest community college to Centura College-Richmond Westend is Fortis College-Richmond (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

    Centura College-Richmond Westend(VA) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic

    Student Body

    • The Centura College-Richmond Westend diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 185% over five years.
    Diversity Score1.000.62
    College Completion Rate (Year 2013)
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,900$29,400

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2013)100%86%
      Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2013)$20,000$9,600
      Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2013)$6,333$4,750
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      Nearby Schools

      • College Location Mi. Students
      • Fortis College-Richmond
        Private, for profit
        491 students | 2.60 Mi2000 Westmoreland Street, Suite A
        Richmond VA  23230
        (804) 323-1020
      • 11,861 students | 3.20 Mi1651 E Parham Road
        Henrico VA  23228
        (804) 371-3000
      • 167 students | 7.70 Mi7914 Midlothian Turnpike
        Richmond VA  23235
        (804) 330-0111
      • ECPI University
        Private, for profit
        11,735 students | 8.20 Mi800 Moorefield Pk Dr
        Richmond VA  23236
        (804) 330-5533
      • MedSpa Careers Institute
        Private, for profit
        10 students | 8.20 Mi800 Moorefield Park Drive
        Richmond VA  23236
        (804) 521-0400
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