Tool December 2017

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Centenary College of Louisiana (Shreveport, LA)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 35.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 85.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 15.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 5.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 20%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 15.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 8.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 23%
ACT score 24-29: 46.00%
ACT score 30-36: 14.00%
ACT score 24+: 60.00%
Students applied: 886
Students admitted: 569
Admission rate: 64%
Students per faculty: 8
4-year graduation rate: 46%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 73%
Full-time enrolled men: 204
Full-time enrolled women: 268
Part-time enrolled men: 4
Part-time enrolled women: 5
Total enrollment: 481

COSTS

Tuition: $35,900
Room and board: $13,150
Est. book expense: $1,300
Fees: $0
Total cost: $50,350
Cost after need-based aid: $26,098
Cost after non-need-based aid: $29,270
Average debt at graduation: $26,643

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 73%
Average need-based aid: $24,252
Average non-need-based aid: $21,080
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
82
Average aid package: $27,996
Students receiving need-based aid: 372
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 77%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
75%
% receiving student loans: 58%