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Centre College Stats, Info and Facts

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1,344 Students

76% Admitted

  • 1,450 full time
  • 1 part time
  • 636 men full time
  • 707 women full time
  • 2,539 applied
  • 1,768 admitted
  • 372 enrolled

1,450 Undergraduates

$39,300 Tuition/Year

  • 6 Non-Degree
  • $39,300 in state
  • N/A fees
  • $10,480 room & board
  • $1,500 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Presbyterian Church (USA)
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Bachelor's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
School Colors: Gold and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Tyhgita from Lynn, MA
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  • a culturally-growing campus with many opportunities. the student-teacher relationships are one of a kind here. there are so many clubs and networks to be a part of on…

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  • Centre '11 Alum
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  • Centre is an excellent environment to foster learning! We have caring, intelligent professors; an amazing and socially diverse student body; and a beautiful campus ripe with opportunities to explore Kentucky…

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  • Lisa from Sherwood, AR
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  • My time at Centre College has been the most humbling and rewarding experience of my life. It has effectively shaped how I view the world around me and has influenced…

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  • Mariah from Georgetown, KY
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  • The campus is breathtakingly-gorgeous and small enough to walk to all classes in less than 5 minutes. The professors are all highly-qualified and can help you in whatever field you…

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  • Sarah
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  • Centre College is a beautiful campus with very friendly and helpful professors. Students stay very busy with homework, but they bring in puppies for finals week. Definitely a good school…

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Mission Statement

Centre College is a small, independent, and selective educational community dedicated to study in the liberal arts as a means to develop the intellectual, personal, and moral potential of its students. Centre nurtures in its students the ability to think logically and critically, to work creatively, to analyze and compare values, and to write and speak with clarity and grace. It acquaints students with the range of accomplishments of the human mind and spirit in a variety of arts and theoretical disciplines. It enables students to choose and fulfill significant responsibilities in society. In short, Centre’s highest priority is to prepare its students for lives of learning, leadership, and service.

Centre College
  • Located in Danville, KY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,344 students enrolled
  • 76% admitted
  • $39,300 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Erin from Goshen, KY
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I visited this campus last year and it was beautiful! The only thing that would make it better if it was slightly larger-attendance wise.

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  • Jacqueline from Nicholasville, KY
  • I am a current student here

    I love Centre, I couldn't imagin going anywhere else. It's like a second home to me and the students, proffessors, and staff help to make it that for me.

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  • Chelsea from Chicago, IL
  • I am a current student here

    I love it here. I love the classes, the people, the town, and the campus. The campus is small enough so that you can never get lost, but big and intricate enough so that if you want to be alone, you can. Danville is small, with not a whole lot of attractions, but nothing beats a midnight Walmart run with friends! ;D

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