Centenary UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Hackettstown, New Jersey Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$33,492

Avg tuition

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About Centenary University

Centenary University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Hackettstown, New Jersey. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,681, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 25 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 54%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $33,492.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

75% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 75%

Retention Rate 71%

Graduation Rate 54%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 938-1148

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 15-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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67%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

59%

Unknown

15%

Hispanic

13%

Black

8%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

46% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

46%

State Grant Aid

42%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

46%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,198
State Grant Aid $10,577
Institution Grant Aid $19,011
Pell Grant Aid $4,663
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.