Centre College: Review & Facts

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Centre College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,345 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1819 and is the only college located in Danville, Kentucky.

Centre College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
At Centre College you can receive your bachelor's degree.

Centre College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Psychology, Foreign Languages, Biology, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
91%
The student retention rate at Centre College is very high at 91% (well above Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Centre College is very good - 81%.

Student to faculty ratio at Centre College is good -- 11:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,000
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, $35,000 per year.

Read the details about Centre 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



Acceptance
Rate
68%
As reported in recent data, 2,641 applications were submitted and 1,791 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Centre College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Centre College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Centre College, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Centre College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Centre College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Centre College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Centre College Location and Maps



Post Address: Centre College, 600 W Walnut St, Danville, Kentucky 40422-1394, USA
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