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Colleges / Centre College

Centre College

Danville, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

Centre Academics

Centre College requires a minimum of 110 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Centre, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Centre accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, Centre does not offer classes during the summer.

Centre offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available X
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Centre may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Centre?

Centre has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Centre directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Centre

When choosing a major, Centre students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Centre.

Student Designed Majors

Centre allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Centre does not require a senior project for all students.

Double Majoring at Centre

Centre offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Centre College


Does Centre Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Centre offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Centre Offer Online Classes?

❌ Centre does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does Centre Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Centre offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Centre Have An Honors Program?

✅ Centre offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Centre Require Internships?

❌ Students at Centre are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Centre does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.


Additional Information About Centre College


Centre College Library

The main library on campus is the Doherty Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Centre

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Centre offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Washington University in St. Louis, Vanderbilt University and University of Kentucky

ROTC

What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Centre have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Centre has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Centre include:

•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

Keep Reading About Centre

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Centre Majors & Subject Areas

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,411

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

76%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$44,300

Out-of-State

$44,300

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 15
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