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Want the scoop on Centralia College? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Centralia College offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you’ll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Centralia College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Centralia College was awarded 26 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is substance abuse/addiction counseling.

Overall Quality

Centralia College is ranked #1,806 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Centralia College also holds the #45 spot on the Best Colleges in Washington ranking.

See all of the rankings for Centralia College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Centralia College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Centralia College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

Learn more about Centralia College admissions.

Centralia College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Centralia College, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Centralia College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Centralia College

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Centralia College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,314 undergraduates at Centralia College with 1,450 being full-time and 864 being part-time.

How Much Does Centralia College Cost?

The overall average net price of Centralia College is $6,354. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Centralia College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$4,983 $6,329 $8,967 $11,211 $10,595

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Centralia College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Centralia College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $6,003 a year. That adds up to $24,012 over four years for those students.

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How Much Money Do Centralia College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Centralia College make around $32,000 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 20% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Centralia College make the most money.

Location of Centralia College

Located in Centralia, Washington, Centralia College is a public institution. The surrounding location of Centralia is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

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Contact details for Centralia College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, WA 98531-4099
Phone: 360-736-9391

Centralia College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 35 $39,009
Teacher Education Grade Specific 21 NA
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 14 NA
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 4 NA
General Biology 0 NA
Marketing 0 NA
Computer Information Systems 0 NA
Computer Programming 0 NA
Information Technology 0 NA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Centralia College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Centralia College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 1,524 students took at least one online class at Centralia College. This is an increase from the 857 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,524 737
2018-2019 857 364
2017-2018 865 338
2016-2017 906 356
2015-2016 915 318

Learn more about online learning at Centralia College.

Notes and References


*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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