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Virginia Beach College Offers Online Bachelor of Science Degree

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 in Centura College

Centura College, Virginia Beach Campus, Announces Online Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Programs!

Committed to ensuring our students graduate fully prepared and trained in the field of their choice and to succeed and thrive in today’s workforce, Centura College now offers a 100% Online Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program through our Virginia Beach Campus.  This program is ideal for current, past or new students who have completed their Associates Degree and wish to further their academic and professional credentials.

The Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Business is offered with concentrations in:

  • Management
  • Accounting
  • Hospitality
  • Allied Health Management

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How to Pay For My College Education

Posted by on Jul 29, 2013 in Financial Aid

How to Pay For My College Education

How to pay for my College Education? | Centura College

How to pay for my College Education?

Now that you’ve found the right school for your educational needs and you know what career you want to train for, now you have to find a way to fund your college education.  The next step is to visit the Financial Aid Department and talk to them about applying for financial aid, if you qualify.  Beyond financial aid, there are other options available to help you defray the costs of a college education and they can help you figure out the answer to the question; “How to Pay for My College Education?”

Some of the ways to help pay for a college education (if you qualify): …Read More Here

Virginia Beach College Inducts Members into Honor Societies

Posted by on Jul 23, 2013 in Centura College

Virginia Beach College inducts 31 new members into its chapter of the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) and 4 new members into its Alpha Beta Kappa (ABK) Honor Society.  

The ceremony for this Virginia Beach College (Centura College) was held at the Virginia Beach Central Library on Friday, July 19, 2013, at 2 p.m.  Ms. Lois Epps-Medley, an alumni, served as the Mistress of Ceremonies.

Alpha Beta Kappa (ABK) Honor Society

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Alpha Beta Kappa (ABK)

First, Epps-Medley led the ceremony for the Alpha Beta Kappa (ABK) Honor Society which serves as the premiere national honor society for private career colleges and universities in America for over 30 years.  Epps-Medley explained the meaning of the Official emblem of the Society, including the Greek letters A.B.K., the Star, the Laurel Branches, and the Official Flower and Colors.   The A is the first letter of the Greek alphabet and associated with the goddess of wisdom, “Athena”.  The B is the second letter of the Greek alphabet and signifies the Spartan General, “Brasidas.” The tenth letter of the Greek alphabet, the K represents “Kudos” which denotes glory, credit, and praise.  Mr. Marcus Wesson, Business Program Coordinator, presented the Alpha Beta Kappa certificates to the following students, as well as recognized their scholastic achievements:  Ronald Galloway, Vicky Cherry, Barbara Felton and Jeanette Sumner. …Read More Here

How Much Does a Practical Nurse Make?

Posted by on Jul 22, 2013 in Practical Nursing

How Much Does a Practical Nurse Make?

How Much Does a Practical Nurse Make? | Centura college

How Much Does a Practical Nurse Make?

In order to determine an answer to the question; How Much Does a Practical Nurse Make?, we have to look at several different factors. Educational achievements, work experience, type of health care facility where you work, type of nursing work you perform in your daily duties and of course, geographic location.  All of these play a part in determining what you can expect to earn as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Although all of listed the factors are important, training, certification and type of facility appear to be important determining factors in actual salary amounts (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics – How to Become a Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse page). …Read More Here

Healing Pain through Massage Therapy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2013 in Massage Therapy

Healing Pain through Massage Therapy – Centura College, Newport News Campus Students, Donate Massage Therapy for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

 

Healing Pain through Massage Therapy | Centura COllege

Healing Pain through Massage Therapy

Veronica Thomas, President of Survivors Not Victims of Sexual Abuse (SNV), holds counseling meetings with survivors of sexual abuse. Ms. Thomas asked about having some massage therapy for her survivors. Five students from the Centura College Massage Therapy Program (Gloria Henderson, Terrell Jones, Soraya Howell, and Listrice Belfield) participated in the “Healing Pain through Massage Therapy” event with no hesitation. …Read More Here

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