Chester Career College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Chester Career College is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 155 students enrolled. This college was established in 1997 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in CHESTER, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
6
Few
Chester Career College will give you the opportunity to obtain a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Chester Career College deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Cosmetology, Pharmacy, Medical Assistant, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
40%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Chester Career College is very low at 40% (way below Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Chester Career College is low: 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Chester Career College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
According to recent data, 15 applications were submitted and 15 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Chester Career College is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Chester Career College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (804) 425-5797 or check Chester Career College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Chester Career College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Chester Career College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Chester Career College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Chester Career College Location and Maps



Post Address: Chester Career College, 751 WEST HUNDRED ROAD, CHESTER, Virginia 23836, USA
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