COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
At this time, Centre is offering weekday visits by appointment for individual families of 8 total guests or less. Our new adapted campus tour experience follows guidance from the CDC, our state government officials, and College administration and provides a safe, enjoyable and responsible way to see Centre in person. We will also continue to offer a variety of ways to visit campus virtually. Learn More
- Academicsgrade A minus
- Valuegrade A
- Diversitygrade A minus
- Campusgrade C+
- Athleticsgrade B minus
- Party Scenegrade B
- Professorsgrade B+
- Locationgrade C minus
- Dormsgrade B minus
- Campus Foodgrade C
- Student Lifegrade B
- Safetygrade B minus
Whether it’s meeting a professor for coffee and conversation, studying in China with our nationally acclaimed study abroad program, or interning at a law firm, Centre nurtures transformative relationships and prepares you to be part of the global community.
We offer top academics, nationally acclaimed study abroad options, campus life filled with a variety of social and leadership opportunities, and a nearly 200-year record of achievement.
As one of America’s leading liberal arts colleges, our core is academic excellence. Faculty take a keen interest in the academic and personal growth of their students. Centre professors will support your scholastic and social endeavors, bring you into their research, and take pride in your progress.
Centre has been named a top value among liberal arts colleges, and we are committed to making our education affordable for students from a variety of socio-economic backgrounds.
Centre College Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 20 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 22 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 23 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Economics76 Graduates
- International Studies32 Graduates
- Psychology25 Graduates
- Mathematics24 Graduates
- Sociology23 Graduates
- Physiological Psychology21 Graduates
- Political Science and Government21 Graduates
- Biology18 Graduates
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology17 Graduates
- History16 Graduates
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 29 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 31 responses
- Do your best. Be your best. No regrets.29%
- Personal education, Extraordinary success29%
- "work hard, play hard"29%
- Intoxicated Environment7%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 11 responses