Centenary College of Louisiana

Shreveport, LA

National Liberal Arts Colleges


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Centenary College of Louisiana is a private liberal arts institution founded in 1825. Located in Shreveport, LA, and affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Centenary College aims to cultivate moral and compassionate leadership while broadening students’ world views.

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Quick Facts


PO Box 41188
Shreveport, LA 71134-1188
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1825

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
65.7% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
3% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$32,960 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, master's degree

Majors Offered

French language and literature, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Neuroscience, Mathematics, general, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Psychology, general, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Art/art studies, general, Fine/studio arts, general, Music, general, Business administration and management, general, History, general, Mass communication/media studies

Minors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Spanish language and literature, Environmental studies, Physics, general, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 553
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 543
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 5

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, gymnastics, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 2 0 2
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 17 15 1
Motor vehicle theft 1 0 1
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 8 7 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 3 5 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 1 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 1
Drug law violations 4 1 1
Liquor law violations 1 0 2
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 4 0 1
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 1
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 4 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.