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Centenary University

Hackettstown, NJ 4-Year Private
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Centenary University Admissions

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Centenary University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Centenary University's admissions stats.

Centenary University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 86%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 19%
Waitlist No

Centenary University Application Deadlines

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Considering Applying Early to Centenary University?


Centenary University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Centenary University directly for more information about early applications.

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Transferring to Centenary University

For more information on transferring to Centenary University, contact the school directly.

What Does Centenary University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Centenary University

What does Centenary University consider during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Application Essay Important
Interview Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Centenary University for more information on admission factors.

Centenary University Application Requirements

To apply to Centenary University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Centenary University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements SAT or ACT scores, teacher or guidance counselor recommendation
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Centenary University?

Centenary University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Centenary University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Centenary University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 86% of Centenary University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 19% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Centenary University?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Centenary University?

To be most competitive at Centenary University, you should strive to earn between 15 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Centenary University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Centenary University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.

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Centenary University Admissions FAQs


Do I have to submit test scores to Centenary University?

✅ Centenary University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Centenary University?

🟨 Centenary University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Centenary University?

🟨 Centenary University may or may not offer early action. Information on early action including EA acceptance rates have not been provided.

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Centenary University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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Centenary University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

15 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

21 and Above

Good

15 to 21

Avg

15 and Less

Low

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Centenary University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Centenary University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,190

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,840

Out-of-State

$33,840

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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