Centra College of Nursing in Lynchburg

Lynchburg, VA

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Centra College of Nursing offers 6-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 6:1. 7.1% are women, and 92.9% are men. Average salary after attending is $41,300, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in 2 years.


Types of financial aids


78 of Centra College of Nursing undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 52 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Centra College of Nursing number 144 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Virginia.

Students at Centra College of Nursing awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

Salary After Attending


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Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

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Does not offer distance education opportunities

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Prepaid tuition plan

Prepaid tuition plan - a program that allows students or their families to purchase college tuition or tuition credits for future years, at current prices.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Centra College of Nursing is 6:1, that means that for every 6 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

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Students enrollment in distance education


In Centra College of Nursing the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Centra College of Nursing and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Centra College of Nursing offers 6 programs in total: 3 are for Associate's degree and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 174 universities in Virginia state. Centra College of Nursing is one of the few institutions in Virginia that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Virginia state average data to help you compare.


Centra College of Nursing provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 107 students with 3197 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 905 Lakeside Dr., Suite A


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +4342003070

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: centracon.edu

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