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.centenarycollege.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://secure.centenarycollege.edu/application.php?current_step=start&WT.mc_id=
Address:400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,203
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):57%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,724 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$32,098
Out-of-state Tuition:$32,098
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$24,071

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Centenary University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Centenary University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education114
English Language and Literature/Letters2
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences3
Visual and Performing Arts13
Grand total13207

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Centenary University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Social Sciences1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$32,098
Out-of-state$32,098
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,858
Out-of-state$15,858

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid225100%
Grant or scholarship aid225100%$24,071
Student loan aid22098%$8,437

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,12072%$18,663
Federal student loans1,11172%$8,212

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,172434738
Percent admitted100%84%90%
Percent admitted who enrolled24%23%24%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment2,203
Undergraduate enrollment1,518
Graduate enrollment685

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:

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