|Centre guarantees timely graduation, study abroad and internship opportunities for its students
RELEASED: June 30, 2005
This pledge, called the "Centre Commitment," reinforces the college's goal of providing students a personal education that fits their abilities and interests.
"A vast majority of our students graduate in four years," says Carey Thompson, dean of admission. "They arrive in the work force or in graduate programs in a more timely manner than students at other Kentucky institutions."
Centre makes the opportunity to participate in an internship program widely accessible, and 75 percent of the college's students study abroad, making it one of the top 10 international studies programs in the country.
For more on the Centre Commitment, go to http://www.centre.edu/web/admission/publications/centrecommitment.html.
Kentucky's highest ranked national institution, Centre is listed by U.S. News and World Report among the country's top 50 national liberal arts colleges and is the most affordable college in that group.
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Founded in 1819, Centre College is ranked among the U.S. News top 50 national liberal arts colleges. Centre alumni, known for their nation-leading loyalty in annual financial support, include two U.S. vice presidents and two Supreme Court justices. For more, visit http://www.centre.edu/web/elevatorspeech/
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