Centenary College of Louisiana

Shreveport, LA, USA
4.35 Average Rating

Founded by the United Methodist Church in 1825, Centenary College of Louisiana is a 4-year college in northwest Louisiana and the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River. Centenary confers bachelor’s degrees in 22 academic majors. Additionally, all students are required to enroll in courses through Centenary’s TREK program featuring courses focused on cultivating a liberal arts mindset and experiential learning. For a break from classwork, Centenary is home to the three-acre Ed Lueck Louisiana Arboretum featuring native and exotic plant species.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
53%
Out of State Students
45%
0
100
62%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 15, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 15, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
607
Total Number of Undergrads
552
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
43%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
48%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$25,343
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$36,580
Out-of-State Tuition
$36,580
0
100
73%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
Average Aid Per Year
$25,704
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
79
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Shreveport
Dallas
Houston
New Orleans
Austin
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,900
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What Students Are Saying

4.35 Average Rating
At Centenary College of La we have professors who care about us like family. The campus has one of the most beautiful campuses I have ever seen. The classes are severely academically challenging which can be stress but necessary.
PRINCES from Shreveport, LA
It is a very social, friendly, and opportunistic college
Daija from Memphis, TN

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