Centenary University

Hackettstown, NJ, USA
3.59 Average Rating

Centenary University is a private, career-focused liberal arts college situated in Hackettstown, New Jersey. The university was founded in 1867 by the Newark Conference of the United Methodist Church and operates a 65-acre Equestrian Center in Long Valley, which includes indoor and outdoor areas as well as an eventing course. The campus is also home to Writing Collaboratory, a free writing resource for students taught by trained consultants offering workshops, conversations, and consultations.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
69%
Out of State Students
9%
0
100
87%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,990
Total Number of Undergrads
1,369
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
51%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$19,500
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$32,998
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,998
0
100
72%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$26,882
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
37%
63%
Student Organizations
52
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Philadelphia
Allentown
Washington
Boston
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.59 Average Rating
centenary is such a homey, warm small college. most of the teachers are really there to help you. all of the students are really nice and helpful.
Ilana from Sparta, NJ
Centenary College is the perfect school for prospective students to get one on one attention with professors. There are several tutors dedicated to helping students on a daily basis in many majors. For those uncertain of their majors, their is a program called Majors and Minors to help guide you in the direction you would like to pursue.
Dexter from Somerset, NJ

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