Centenary University

Centenary Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Centenary? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Centenary University fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Centenary Student Population

How Many Students Attend Centenary University?

Centenary total enrollment is approximately 1,681 students.

1,038 are undergraduates and 44 are graduate students.

Centenary Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Centenary undergraduate population is made up of 67% women, and 33% men.

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Centenary Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 642
Hispanic 155
Black or African American 107
Unknown 86
Multi-Ethnic 23
Asian 16
International 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Centenary Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 75% of full-time grad students are women, and 25% men.

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Centenary Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 26
Hispanic 6
Multi-Ethnic 5
Black or African American 3
Unknown 3
International 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Asian 0

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Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Centenary achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,680 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1680 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  52.21 out of 100
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This school is was found to be average when it comes to overall diversity, which means the student races, ethnicities, ages, genders and locations are close to the typical amount seen in most universities.

How Does Centenary Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Centenary is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Centenary is ranked 1,746 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1746 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  53.95 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at Centenary is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

Centenary Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 990
Unknown 248
Hispanic 214
Black or African American 139
Multi-Ethnic 59
Asian 20
International 10
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Centenary University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 263
Black or African American 13
Asian 12
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Centenary ranks 2,250 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  2250 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  40.64 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,130 female students and 551 male students at Centenary.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Centenary is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.25 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 197 female teachers and 162 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

11.17% Out of State

Centenary ranks 1,629 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

11.17% of Centenary students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  25 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 8 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
New Jersey 167
New York 9
Pennsylvania 6
Connecticut 2
Washington 1

International Students at Centenary

Students from 8 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from South Korea, China, and Japan.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
38.59% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  89.04 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Centenary, 38.59% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 454
35 and over 440
22-24 318
18-19 314
25-29 282
30-34 163
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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