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Centre College Scholarships

600 West Walnut Street Tuition In/Out-State: $35,000 / $35,000 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,242
Danville , KY 40422-1394 Books and Supplies: $1,300 Applicants Admitted: 70%
(800) 423-6236 On-campus Room and Board: $8,800 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 99%
http://www.centre.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 97% , $17,763 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Centre College General Information

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    Address 600 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY 40422-1394
    Phone Number (800) 423-6236
    Web Address http://www.centre.edu
    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.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Four-one-four plan
    Setting Town, distant from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Centre College Size

    Total enrollment 1,344
    Enrolled full time 1,343
    Enrolled part time 1

    Centre College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 636
    Women enrolled full time 707
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 3%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 4%
    Hispanic 2%
    White/Non-Hispanic 88%
    Non-Resident Alien 2%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 0%
  • Centre College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 2,539
    Admitted 1,768
    Enrolled 351
    Admitted % 70%

    Centre College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Centre College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 45%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 560
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 690
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 560
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 670
    Students submitting ACT 85%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 26
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 31
  • Centre College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $35,000
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $35,000
    Books and Supplies $1,300
    On-campus room and board $8,800
    Off-campus room and board $7,500

    Centre College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 99%
    Receiving Federal Grants 17% , $4,666 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 97% , $17,763 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 55% , $6,357 on average
  • Centre College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 12
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 22
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor
    Computer Science 5
    EDUCATION Bachelor
    Elementary Education and Teaching 3
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 24
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
    French Language and Literature 11
    German Language and Literature 2
    Spanish Language and Literature 22
    HISTORY Bachelor
    History, General 31
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 4
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 17
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor
    International/Global Studies 14
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor
    Philosophy 5
    Religion/Religious Studies 5
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Chemical Physics 3
    Chemistry, General 7
    Physics, General 5
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor
    Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 16
    Psychology, General 24
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Economics, General 28
    Economics, Other 25
    Political Science and Government, General 18
    Sociology and Anthropology 15
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 5
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 9
    Music, General 10
  • Centre College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline February 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline February 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due February 1
    SAT Subject score report due February 1
    College will notify student by March 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline March 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about April 1
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline December 1
    College will notify student of early action by January 15

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline June 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date August 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    http://www.centre.edu/apply/
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    Centre CollegeNames and Abbreviations

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Merit Scholarships

Scholarship Description
Centre does not use reductive formulas to evaluate candidates. There are no cut-offs. Applicants are carefully considered based on: â?¢ Academic achievement (75 percent), judged by course selection, grades, rank in class, test scores, essay, recommendations, honors, and awards. â?¢ Extracurricular and personal accomplishments (25 percent), gauged by commitment, talent, and balance demonstrated in activities, and personal character as displayed through service, leadership, recommendations, essay, interview, and other personal contact.
Amount
$5,000 - $21,000
Number of Awards
-
Renewable
Yes
Renewal Criteria
Variable based on award level. Minumum GPA ranges from 2.0 to 2.8.

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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