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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

812 University Pella, IA 50219
Phone: (877) 462-3687
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Central College
  • Located in Pella, IA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,648 students enrolled
  • 73% admitted
  • $34,612 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Megan from Bondurant, IA
  • I am a current student here

    Make sure you know what it is you want most from your school, be it an education, a social life, a chance to give back to the community, or small classes. For me Central is all these things and more, but that's based on the levels I want, each person has their own needs. So make sure to know what you want beforehand and ask the questions to find out if Central is the best fit for you, just try to ask more than one person as everybody has different experiences. Don't forget to take the tour, even if you chose not to come, you don't want to miss out on see the campus.

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  • Emily from Cedar Rapids, IA
  • I am a current student here

    Make sure the school meets your financial situation. You don't want to end up transferring because you don't have scholarships or a way to pay for the next years.

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