60%

Acceptance Rate

$27,086

Avg.Financial Aid

002003

FAFSA Code

About Centenary College of Louisiana

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

585

Website

www.centenary.edu

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SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

United Methodist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

A private, United Methodist university, Centenary College of Louisiana is situated in Shreveport, LA. Centenary College of Louisiana occupies a total area of about 117 acres. The foundation of Centenary College of Louisiana was laid down in the year 1825. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Centenary College of Louisiana has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Labor Omnia Vincit (Latin) and its official colors are maroon & white. The total enrolment stands at 588 students at Centenary College of Louisiana. Around 533 and 55 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 65 faculty. Around 60% of the students are females and 40% are males. Notably, Centenary College of Louisiana is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At CCL around 63% are white, 17% are Black or African American, and 11% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Moreover, around 99% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including Hal Sutton, Jeffrey P. Victory, Robert Parish, and John William Corrington in its 195 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. CCL offers a total of 40 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NASM (National Association of Schools of Music), NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools). Centenary College of Louisiana has around $138 million in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

2911 Centenary Boulevard

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3188695011
Fax: 3188417266
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. Centenary College of Louisiana has been ranked at the 596th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the college based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

60%

SAT Range

1050 - 1220

ACT Range

21 - 27

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to CCL is easy. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Centenary College of Louisiana. It is a non-refundable amount. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1060-1250 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Centenary College of Louisiana, must score 25 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 22 are also given admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104. To gather more information, they can call them at (318) 869-5011.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$25,897

Average Annual Cost

$36,580

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,400

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,020

Total One Year Cost

$54,300

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CCL. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $53,640 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($37,310), books and supplies ($1,300), room and boarding ($13,670), and budget for other expenses ($3,470). For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

76%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

20 Graduates

Biology, General

19 Graduates

Psychology, General

10 Graduates

History

7 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

6 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

6 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

5 Graduates

Economics

5 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

3 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

2 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

552

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

36%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

64% White

0% Unknown

14% Black

10% Hispanic

6% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

48%

Out Of State

51%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$58,549 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 99% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

99%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$7,220/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,320/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,320/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Gents and Ladies

School Colors

maroon and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

112

Total Female Athletes

101

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $13,670 per year for living on campus. Centenary College of Louisiana has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at CCL costs around $6,320 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At CCL, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 40% male and 60% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$23,187

$26,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$241 - 270

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,086

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,087

Students Receiving State Aid

55%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,201

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,969

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$29,990

$30K - $48K

$30,827

$48K - $75K

$28,848

$75K - $110K

$26,890

> $110K

$24,647

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,933,043

The financial aid department of Centenary College of Louisiana helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Centenary College of Louisiana is around $32,506 and the federal grant is $5,097. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $6,005, while the institutional aid is $32,506. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Centenary College of Louisiana amount to $3,933,043 per annum.

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