Centura College Chesapeake: Review & Facts

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Centura College Chesapeake is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 160 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1992 and is one of the 4 schools located in Chesapeake, Virginia.

Academic Offerings

Centura College Chesapeake will give you the opportunity to earn an associate's degree.

Centura College Chesapeake follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, Computer Science, Management, and Paralegal. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Centura College Chesapeake student retention rate is low at 50% (way below Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
The graduation rate at Centura College Chesapeake is very low: 29%.

Student to faculty ratio at Centura College Chesapeake is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - around $15,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Centura College Chesapeake not covered by tuition are around $200, which totals $16,000 per year.

Read the details about Centura College Chesapeake additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Centura College Chesapeake is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Centura College Chesapeake and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (757) 549-2121 or check Centura College Chesapeake Website.

Opportunities and Services

Centura College Chesapeake provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Centura College Chesapeake, 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.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Centura College Chesapeake.

Based on the college crime information, Centura College Chesapeake appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Centura College Chesapeake Location and Maps

Post Address: Centura College Chesapeake, 932 B Ventures Way, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, USA
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