Centenary College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

400 Jefferson Street

Hackettstown, NJ 07840-9989

(908) 852-1400

(800) 236-8679

Fax: (908) 852-3454



Contact: Diane Finnan

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Strategic Branding
Main Address

400 Jefferson Street

Hackettstown, NJ 07840

(908) 852-1400

www.centenarycollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,283

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 310

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,283

Graduate enrollment: 978

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Out-of-state application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 64%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 80%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Equestrian/Equine Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fashion Design B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Education – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Centenary University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (908) 852-1400
Website: www.centenaryuniversity.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://apply.centenaryuniversity.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/welcome.aspx
Address: 400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,681
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 62%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,066 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $33,492
Out-of-state Tuition: $33,492
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $25,894

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Centenary University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Centenary University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 221
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Education 1561
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 2
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 13
Grand total 3425101

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Centenary University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $33,492
Out-of-state $33,492
Books and supplies $900

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $17,064
Out-of-state $17,064

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 224 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 223 100% $25,894
Student loan aid 155 69% $7,588

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,077 86% $23,081
Federal student loans 824 66% $6,799

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Centenary University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Centenary University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,362 464 898
Percent admitted 100% 74% 76%
Percent admitted who enrolled 15% 14% 16%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Centenary University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,681
Undergraduate enrollment 1,193
Graduate enrollment 488

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Centenary University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
    • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

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