Centre College

#1241 / #371
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#773
Most Desirable School

College in Kentucky

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About Centre College

According to Wikipedia, Centre College is a private liberal arts college in Danville, Kentucky. It is an undergraduate college with an enrollment of approximately 1,400 students. Centre was founded by Presbyterian leaders, and it maintains a loose affiliation with the Presbyterian Church . It was officially chartered by the Kentucky General Assembly in 1819. The college is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South and the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities.

Centre College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
2,163 72% 83% 1255 29

How Much Does Centre College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$46,000
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,953
30K - 48K $15,379
48K - 75K $16,917
75K - 110K $22,219
110K+ $28,482

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Centre College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Centre College, then you can expect to earn an average of $53,800 per year.

Centre College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
1,350 1,350

Where is Centre College?

Centre College is located at 625 W Walnut St, Danville KY 40422-1394

How Safe is Centre College?

Danville has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Centre College Known For?

Centre College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Centre College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Centre College's Most Influential Alumni?

Centre College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Social Work, and History. Here are some of Centre College's most famous alumni:

John Marshall Harlan
John Marshall Harlan
A United States Union Army officer and Supreme Court Associate Justice .
Joseph Holt
Joseph Holt
A Union Army general .
James Ben Ali Haggin
James Ben Ali Haggin
An American lawyer .
Isaac Tigrett
An American businessman.
Basil W. Duke
Basil W. Duke
An American General of the Confederate States of America in the American Civil War.
Charles William Forman
Charles William Forman
A Presbyterian minister, missionary and the founder of Forman Christian College .
Adlai Stevenson I
Adlai Stevenson I
A U.S. vice president and congressman from Illinois .
Yi Ku
Yi Ku
A Korean pretender .
Theodore O'Hara
Theodore O'Hara
A Confederate Army officer.
James S. Jackson
James S. Jackson
A U.S. Representative from Kentucky and a brigadier general in the Union Army .
Thomas Theodore Crittenden
Thomas Theodore Crittenden
An American politician .
John C. Breckinridge
John C. Breckinridge
A Confederate Army general and vice president of the United States .