Centralia College: Review & Facts

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Centralia College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,335 students enrolled. This school was established in 1925 and is the only school located in Centralia, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Centralia College.

CC follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Construction, Management, and Installation and Repair. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
53%
The rate of student retention at Centralia College is low at 53% (way below Washington average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Centralia College is low - 42%. Approximately 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CC is reasonably decent: 18:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,200
Average tuition costs are very low, around $4,000 annually. The additional fees at Centralia College not covered by tuition are roughly $200; this comes to a total of $4,200 a year.

Read the details about Centralia College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Centralia College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (360) 736-9391 or check Centralia College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Centralia College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Centralia College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 100 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, around $4,200 annually.

Based on the college crime information, Centralia College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Centralia College Location and Maps



Post Address: Centralia College, 600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, Washington 98531-4099, USA
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