Tool December 2016

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Centenary College of Louisiana (Shreveport, LA)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 36.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 83.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 19.63%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 3.57%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 23.2%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 44.60%
SAT I Math score 700+: 30.40%
SAT I Math score 600+: 75%
ACT score 24-29: 48.50%
ACT score 30-36: 9.23%
ACT score 24+: 57.73%
Students applied: 747
Students admitted: 501
Admission rate: 67%
Students per faculty: 8
4-year graduation rate: 46%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 74%
Full-time enrolled men: 227
Full-time enrolled women: 286
Part-time enrolled men: 5
Part-time enrolled women: 5
Total enrollment: 523

COSTS

Tuition: $35,430
Room and board: $12,980
Est. book expense: $1,200
Fees: $0
Total cost: $49,610
Cost after need-based aid: $28,474
Cost after non-need-based aid: $32,855
Average debt at graduation: $25,770

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 68%
Average need-based aid: $21,136
Average non-need-based aid: $16,755
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
108
Average aid package: $24,955
Students receiving need-based aid: 394
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 75%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
84%
% receiving student loans: 68%