Colleges in Chesapeake, Virginia

There are 7 Colleges in Chesapeake, Virginia, serving a population of 235,410 people in an area of 341 square miles. There is 1 College per 33,630 people, and 1 College per 48 square miles.

In Virginia, Chesapeake is ranked 57th of 133 counties in Colleges per capita, and 23rd of 133 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Chesapeake Colleges

Find Chesapeake, Virginia colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Altierus Career College-Chesapeake 825 Greenbrier Circle Chesapeake, VA

Averett University-Non-Traditional Programs - Chesapeake Campus 638 Independence Parkway Chesapeake, VA

Aviation Institute Of Maintenance-Chesapeake 2211 South Military Highway Chesapeake, VA

Centura College-Chesapeake 932 Ventures Way Chesapeake, VA

Devry University - Chesapeake Campus 1317 Executive Boulevard Chesapeake, VA

Kaplan College-Chesapeake 1987 South Military Highway Chesapeake, VA

Sentara College Of Health Sciences 1441 Crossways Boulevard Chesapeake, VA

About Chesapeake Colleges

Chesapeake Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Chesapeake, VA. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Chesapeake Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Chesapeake College Statistics

Find Chesapeake College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Chesapeake College Enrollment
 ChesapeakeVirginia
College/Grad School Enrollment17,755 (27.4%)654,931 (30.5%)
Chesapeake Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ChesapeakeVirginia
Some College, No Degree39,756 (25.4%)1,117,556 (19.7%)
Associate's Degree14,830 (9.5%)427,037 (7.5%)
Bachelor's Degree30,660 (19.6%)1,220,919 (21.5%)
Graduate/Professional Degree18,686 (11.9%)912,578 (16.1%)
Chesapeake Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 ChesapeakeVirginia
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher49,3462,133,497
Arts, Humanities & Others9,956 (20.2%)495,719 (23.2%)
Business9,990 (20.2%)404,391 (19.0%)
Education7,018 (14.2%)207,998 (9.7%)
Science & Engineering17,014 (34.5%)864,684 (40.5%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields5,368 (10.9%)160,705 (7.5%)