Danville named most charming small city in Kentucky

Danville, Kentucky, the home of Centre College, was recently named “the most charming small city” by loveexploring.com. According to the website, Danville is a “quaint little city” with a close-knit community and charming neighborhoods to explore. The city has gone to great lengths to preserve the buildings in historic downtown, where coffee houses, restaurants and

By |2020-06-30T12:02:54-04:00June 30th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Centre named ‘#1 best value in Kentucky’ by SmartAsset

Centre College recently added another distinction among its list of “best value” rankings, as the College was named #1 Best Value College in Kentucky by SmartAsset. This ranking joins the multitude of “best value” accolades Centre has recently received in the last year, including being named a “best buy” in the annual Fiske Guide to

By |2020-03-30T12:20:39-04:00March 30th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Danville named Kentucky’s most charming college town

Centre College is often recognized for its academic excellence, but it can also claim to be located in the most charming college town in Kentucky, according to MSN’s recent list of the most charming college town in every state and Washington, D.C. According to the listing, Danville is a “quaint, little city” with charming neighborhoods

By |2020-03-06T15:13:23-05:00March 6th, 2020|News, Rankings|

Centre ranked #1 in Kentucky for return on investment

Building on a number of recent "best value" distinctions, Centre College was recently ranked #1 in Kentucky on LendEDU’s 5th annual College Risk-Reward Indicator list. The nationwide study analyzes four-year colleges and universities to find those that provide the best return on investment (ROI) for students. To do this, LendEDU factors in average early career

By |2020-02-27T10:52:36-05:00February 27th, 2020|News, Rankings|

2019 Top News Stories: Rankings

As 2019 draws to a close, we’re taking a look back at the most popular web stories this year based on analytics from Centre’s website. Click below to view ten of the top stories featuring Centre College national rankings. Princeton Review distinguishes Centre among nation’s best 385 colleges Centre College ranked among top-25 best colleges

By |2019-12-20T11:09:04-05:00December 23rd, 2019|News, Rankings|

Centre College remains among the nation’s best colleges according to U.S. News

The latest U.S. News & World Report annual Best Colleges guide is out, and Centre College once again distinguished itself among the best in the nation in numerous categories in the 2020 edition. The highest ranking in an individual category was achieved in “alumni giving,” where Centre earned its place as #8 in the nation.

By |2019-09-09T17:39:00-04:00September 9th, 2019|News, Rankings|

Centre named ‘hidden gem’ by College Raptor

Again this year, Centre College has been named as a 2020 "Hidden Gem" in the U.S. and Southeast by College Raptor. A leading college planning platform, College Raptor helps families discover college matches driven by algorithms to find the best colleges at the best price. This selection recognizes Centre as one of the best colleges

By |2019-09-10T19:11:08-04:00September 6th, 2019|Academics, News, Rankings|

MONEY magazine ranks Centre College #7 in nation for merit scholarship awards

Prospective college students looking for excellence and value can turn to a new ranking by MONEY magazine of institutions “that provide a top mix of quality and affordability” in terms of their merit aid. From a database of 700-plus colleges and universities, Centre College came in at #7 in the nation in the new “10

By |2019-03-13T18:09:52-04:00February 28th, 2019|Academics, Admission, Careers, News, Performing Arts, Rankings|

Danville named Kentucky’s most beautiful college town

Centre College is often acknowledged and ranked for its academic excellence, but Centre can also claim being located in the most beautiful college town in Kentucky, according to MSN’s recent list of most beautiful college towns in every state. According to the listing, Danville is a "sweet, small town" with charming neighborhoods to explore, a

Centre College #4 in nation for retention rate according to Chronicle of Higher Education

Retention rates, which calculate the percentage of students who continue from their first-year to sophomore year, are generally perceived as a measure of student happiness and success, as well as a strong barometer for an institution’s inevitable graduation rate. In a new report, the Chronicle of Higher Education highlights high retention rates among institutions that

By |2019-02-08T20:26:38-05:00February 8th, 2019|News, Rankings|
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