Century College: Review & Facts

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Century College is a large two-year, public school with 9,000 students enrolled. This college was established in 1967 and is the only school located in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
71
Fair
Century College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Century College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 71 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Medical, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Century College is relatively low at 61% (below Minnesota average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Century College is very low - 18%. Around 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Century College is reasonable, 24:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,500
Low
Average tuition prices are very low, around $4,900 per year. The additional fees at Century College (not included in tuition costs) are about $600; which makes it a total of $5,500 a year.

Read the details about Century 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Century College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Century College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (651) 770-3200 or check Century College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Century College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Century 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
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Century College.

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

Century College Location and Maps



Post Address: Century College, 3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110, USA
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