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Central College

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Acceptance Rate 64 %
SAT Average 1,083
Tuition & Fees $18,600
Student Population 1,120
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,711

Academic Overview

Central College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Pella, Iowa. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $18,600 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,120 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Central College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Central College are $18,600.
Central College 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$18,600
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Central. The acceptance rate of Central is 64% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19%. The average graduation rate is 68% and the transfer-out rate is 30%. The average received amount of financial aid is $28,711 and 96% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,120 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Central College is 64 %.
Acceptance Rate
64%
Graduation Rate for Central College is 68 %
Graduation Rate
68%
Transfer-out Rate for Central College is 30 %
Transfer-out Rate
30%
Retention Rate for Central College is 79 %
Retention Rate
79%
Student Population for Central College is 1,120
Student Population
1,120
Student to Faculty Ratio for Central College is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,711 at Central College.
Financial Aid Amount
$28,711

Offered Degrees

Central offers 35 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. 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
Bachelor's Degree350

Special Learning Opportunities

Central College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,405)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,388)

Veterans Benefits

Central College 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