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Centenary College of Louisiana
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  • 4 Year
  • SHREVEPORT, LA

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade C

About

2911 CENTENARY BOULEVARD
SHREVEPORT, LA 71104
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
From Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College of Louisiana is home to faculty, staff, and students who encourage each other to think critically, care deeply, and achieve more. With professors who know your name and believe in your potential, you'll gain skills and experiences that set you on the path to a rewarding and successful career.

The first-year Centenary in Paris program in August and immersive term in May provide Centenary students with multiple opportunities for intensive study at home and abroad, and 82% of our students have had an international educational experience. Combining rigorous, engaging coursework and a spirited campus community, Centenary gives all students the chance to empower themselves, serve others, and change the world.

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Centenary College of Louisiana Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
February 15
Acceptance Rate
64%
SAT Range
980-1190
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,079 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$31,221 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
93%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 14 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 15 responses
36%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 14 responses

Majors

Scholarship Opportunities!

Schedule a visit to receive a $1,000/year Campus Visit Scholarship! (centenary.edu/visit) Also, out-of-state students with a 3.0 Centenary GPA (recalculated based on core courses only, on a four point scale) are awarded the $5,000/year TEG (The Equalization Grant)!

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
547 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
43%
Varsity Athletes
38%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
  • Involved
    67%
  • Athlete
    33%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
58%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 12 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 18 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 7 responses
  • Do more in four
    86%
  • Home away from home
    14%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 9 responses

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