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Centura College - Newport News Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Centura College - Newport News, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Centura College - Newport News Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Centura College - Newport News was awarded 10 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is medical office assistant/specialist.

Overall Quality

Centura College - Newport News is ranked #2,552 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Centura College - Newport News also holds the #70 spot on the Best Colleges in Virginia ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Centura College - Newport News?

Acceptance Rate

Since Centura College - Newport News has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Centura College - Newport News Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, Centura College - Newport News is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Centura College - Newport News

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 29% rate at Centura College - Newport News is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  29 out of 100

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Centura College - Newport News Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 179 undergraduates at Centura College - Newport News with 138 being full-time and 41 being part-time.

How Much Does Centura College - Newport News Cost?

The overall average net price of Centura College - Newport News is $24,889. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Centura College - Newport News, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Centura College - Newport News, approximately 18% of students took out student loans averaging $2,722 a year. That adds up to $10,888 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Centura College - Newport News is 18.7%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Centura College - Newport News Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Centura College - Newport News make about $21,900 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 45% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Centura College - Newport News

Located in Newport News, Virginia, Centura College - Newport News is a private for-profit institution. The location of Centura College - Newport News is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Centura College - Newport News are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 616 Denbigh Blvd., Newport News, VA 23608
Phone: 757-874-2121

Centura College - Newport News Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Centura College - Newport News along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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