Centre College is a private liberal arts college in Danville, Kentucky. Centre College was established in 1819 and it was one of the Forbes Top 15 colleges in Southern USA for seven years. Centre College offers more than 50 programs including pre-professional and dual degree programs.
Centre College has received several recognitions from various organizations and ranking forums. The college ranked
|Type of College||Private|
|Average class size||18|
|Faculty to student ratio||10:1|
|Estimated cost for International Students||USD 55,820|
|Test scores accepted||ACT/SAT, IELTS, TOEFL|
Centre College offers more than 50 programs which include 27 majors and 35 minors. Apart from those, it also offers pre-professional programs. Language courses are available as additional academic offerings.
The campus of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. It spans across 152 acres. There are 67 buildings, out of which 14 are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The campus consists of several lecture halls, laboratories, residential facilities, dining facilities, etc.
The Crounse Hall, Jones Visual Arts Center (JVAC), Olin Hall, Young Hall, Norton Center for the Arts are few of the academic buildings with classrooms, lecture halls, libraries, faculty rooms, etc.
Centre College offers housing facilities to all students. 98 percent of students live on campus. The college also purchased a few properties near the campus to accommodate more students.
International admissions at Centre College are accepted for the Fall semester classes for which begin in September.
Application: Students have to apply to Centre College through the Common Application.
Application Fee: N/A
There are three application deadlines for international students. November 15 is for Early Decision (binding), December 1 for Early Action (non-binding) and January 15 for Regular Decision (non-binding).
|Exam||Minimum Score Required|
The estimated cost of attendance for an international student at Center College is around 55,820 USD for a year. These charges include tuition and fees, room and board.
Students might also have to incur some additional cost which includes personal expenses, travel, books and supplies, etc. The estimated additional charges that the student will have to incur are around 3,210 USD.
Students can estimate their cost of attendance through the Net Price Calculator available on the website.
Cost of Attendance – 55,820 USD
Personal Expenses – 3,210 USD
Centre College does not offer need-based financial aid for international students. Foreign students can avail of International Merit Scholarships. The value for each scholarship varies. The reward ranges from 7,500 USD upto the full cost of attendance.
All students applying by January 15 are eligible for Merit Scholarships and no application is required. Students have to complete the College Board Certification of Finances Statement. Full funding is available in two of the Premier Scholarship Programs.
The scholarships offered to international students include:
|Scholarship||Award Amount (in USD)|
|General Merit Scholarship||5,000 – 26,000|
|Language Scholarships||2,500 – 5,000|
|Performing Arts Scholarships||2,500 – 5,000|
|Brown Fellows Program||full-cost-plus|
|Lincoln Scholars Program||full-cost-plus|
International students can also apply for external or private international scholarships that are available to finance studies in the USA.
Centre College Alumni Community offers benefits like career services, insurances, awards, travel opportunities among several other benefits. Alumni can also attend social events organized by the association and avail alumni magazines.
Some notable alumni of Centre College are mentioned below.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$55,820 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Centre College Enrollment||1443|
|Average Graduation Rate||81.6%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$55,820 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$10,180 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,730 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$8,460 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,420 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$900 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$910 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#209 [Out of 650]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary