Centenary University

Acceptance Rate 97.62 %
SAT Average 1,080
2023 Tuition & Fees $35,934
Student Population 1,551
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,694

Academic Overview

Centenary University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Hackettstown, New Jersey. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Centenary University is affiliated with United Methodist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $35,934 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $18,414.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,551 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 97.62% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Centenary University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $49,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Centenary's tuition & fees is $35,934. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $18,414.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Centenary. The acceptance rate of Centenary is 97.62% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.88%. The average graduation rate is 68% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,694 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,551 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Centenary University is 97.62 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Centenary University is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Centenary University is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Centenary University is 1,551
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Centenary University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,694 at Centenary University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, NJ 7840
Online Applicationhttps://apply.centenaryuniversity.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/welcome.aspx
Financial Aidwww.centenaryuniversity.edu/admission-aid/tuition-financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.centenaryuniversity.edu/NetPrice/index.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.centenaryuniversity.edu/admission-aid/military/
Disability Servicewww.centenaryuniversity.edu/academics/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Centenary offers 66 major programs through online and on-site education where 10 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree40
Bachelor's Degree351
Post Bachelor's Degree102
Master's Degree125
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship31

Special Learning Opportunities

Centenary University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:722)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,284)

Veterans Benefits

Centenary University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges