Month: September 2013

How Does a College Degree Help Your Career?

How Does a College Degree Help Your Career? You’ve heard it your whole life; “You have to go to college if you want a better life”.  A better life?  What does that mean?  It means a lot of different things to a lot of different people.  So we thought...
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Chesapeake Campus Awarded School of Distinction Award by ACCSC

Chesapeake Campus Awarded School of Distinction Award by ACCSC At the Accrediting Commission for Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) annual professional development conference in Washington DC this month, the Chesapeake campus of Centura College was presented with the School of Distinction Award by the ACCSC.  This award recognizes ACCSC...
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How Many Colleges Offer Online Courses

How Many Colleges Offer Online Courses? Online college courses and degree programs have seen an explosion in popularity and offerings in recent years that is akin to the Cold War Arms Race in the 1950’s and 1960’s.  Changing attitudes from employers, the American population and Higher Education Institutions have...
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Virginia Beach Campus 2013 Commencement Ceremony

On August 24, 2013, the Virginia Beach Campus of Centura College held its 2013 Commencement Ceremony in the auditorium of Spring Branch Community Church.   Our eldest graduate and top of her class, Mrs. Barbara Felton, gave the most inspirational commencement address, entitled “Dreams.”    In her speech, Felton noted that...
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Computer Network Management Degree Program Changes

What makes Centura College’s Computer Network Degree Program Different? At Centura College, our Computer Network Management Degree Program courses have been updated to meet CompTIA’s new exam requirements that began in August of 2013.  By changing our course curriculum to the new TestOut Software’s PC Pro Course, our students...
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How to Prepare For the NCLEX-PN Exam – Study Tips and Resources

The NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) is an examination for the licensing of nurses in the United States. There are two types, the NCLEX-RN and the NCLEX-PN. After graduation from a school of nursing, one takes the NCLEX exam to receive his or her nursing license, a requirement before...
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