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Centenary University

Hackettstown, New Jersey

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Overview

Student Population
1,629
Centenary University overview
Location Hackettstown, New Jersey
Online centenaryuniversity.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Centenary University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Hackettstown, New Jersey, Centenary University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,342 prospective students applied, and 1,248 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 234 enrolled in the school.  1,073 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 556 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $33,550 plus fees of $948. Centenary University is ranked 597 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

5/10
Overall
2/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
5/10
Value

Centenary University is rated within the lower 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 895/1100
ACT 15/22
Estimated GPA 3.23
Applications Accepted
93% 
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$33,550
Costs for Centenary University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$948
Room and Board $12,186
Budget for Other Expenses$3,960
Total One Year Cost$51,544

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Centenary University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 35%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 16%
8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%
Psychology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=183974 IPEDS survey data for Centenary University.

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