Centre College: Review & Facts

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Centre College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,370 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
29
Fair
At Centre College you can receive your bachelor's degree.

Centre College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Political Science, Psychology, Biology, and History. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
89%
Good
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.

The student retention rate at Centre College is high at 89% (well above Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Centre College is very good - 82%.

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
$38,200
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, $38,200 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
71%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 2,716 applications were submitted and 1,933 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



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Medium
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.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Centre College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - around $4,800 per year.

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.

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

Based on the college crime data, Centre College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Centre College Location and Maps



Post Address: Centre College, 625 W Walnut St, Danville, Kentucky 40422-1394, USA
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