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Riverside College of Health Careers is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Newport News, Virginia. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

39 Undergraduate Degrees

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Riverside College of Health Careers Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Riverside College of Health Careers.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#8 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#82 Best Nursing & Nursing Assistants Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Riverside College of Health Careers?

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Contact details for Riverside College of Health Careers are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 316 Main Street, Newport News, VA 23601
Phone: 757-240-2200

Admission Requirements for Riverside College of Health Careers

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program neither required nor recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores neither required nor recommended
TOEFL required

Can I Afford Riverside College of Health Careers?

20% Take Out Loans
1.6% Loan Default Rate

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 Riverside College of Health Careers, approximately 20% of students took out student loans averaging $5,815 a year. That adds up to $23,260 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Riverside College of Health Careers is 1.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Riverside College of Health Careers Undergraduate Student Diversity

280 Full-Time Undergraduates
89% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 303 undergraduate students at Riverside College of Health Careers, with 280 being full-time and 23 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 280 full-time undergraduates at Riverside College of Health Careers, 11% are male and 89% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Riverside College of Health Careers students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 13
Black or African American 43
Hispanic or Latino 14
White 186
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 24

Online Learning at Riverside College of Health Careers

20 Took All Classes Online
141 Took At Least One Class Online
In 2019-2020, 141 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Riverside College of Health Careers has changed over the last few years.

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Riverside College of Health Careers Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 39 39
Registered Nursing 0 0
TOTAL 39 39

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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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