According to the recently released 2013 Survey Report, Centre College once again exceeds national averages at a "significantly higher" rate in nearly all categories that comprise the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). Performance in numerous categories was particularly exceptional, and the data indicates that students see Centre as a college that is highly collaborative,
For the second year in a row, Centre College is ranked #1 in the nation for Overall Happiness according to the recently released 2013 Alumni Factor guidebook. The Alumni Factor measures six main outcomes—College Experience, Overall Assessment, Financial Success, Overall Happiness, Alumni Giving and Graduation Rate—to calculate its rankings. While it then delineates between colleges
Centre College received recognition as a top 50 national liberal arts college in this year's "Best Colleges" rankings by U.S. News & World Report, excelling in a number of key categories in the process. In addition to being ranked #49 in the nation among all liberal arts colleges, Centre was ranked #44 in the nation
Centre continues to climb the Washington Monthly's annual rankings of the nation's top 255 liberal arts colleges, ascending from #36 to #35 and marking its fourth year in a row holding a top-50 spot. Unlike other ranking systems, which often focus on campus life or academic rigor, Washington Monthly magazine analyzes a college's "contribution to
Centre is no stranger to impressive rankings, and the 2014 "Fiske Guide to Colleges" does not disappoint, listing Centre as one of the best 300 colleges in the nation. Compiled by former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske, "Fiske Guide to Colleges" is a selective, subjective and systematic look at over 300 colleges
Adding to its list of national rankings and acknowledgements, Centre College has been recognized again by the Princeton Review as one of the best colleges in America. The 2014 edition of "The Best 378 Colleges" serves as the Princeton Review's flagship college guide, annually featuring a prestigious listing of the nation's most academically outstanding institutions.