Centralia College

600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia
WA, 98531-4099
Tel:
2,941 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Centralia College serves 2,941 students (59% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Centralia College is the only community colleges within Lewis County, WA.
The nearest community college is South Puget Sound Community College (21.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Centralia College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,941 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,941 students
1,287 students
Centralia College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,723 students
832 students
Centralia College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,218 students
1,021 students
Centralia College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Centralia College sch enrollment Centralia College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Centralia College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Centralia College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Centralia College Black (2006-2012)
% White
83%
66%
Centralia College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Centralia College More (2008-2012)
Centralia College sch ethnicity Centralia College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.30 0.45
Centralia College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,722 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,116 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,722 $5,845
Centralia College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,116 $10,047
Centralia College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Centralia College is the oldest continuously operating community college in the state of Washington. Founded in 1925, the College has a rich heritage of professional, technical, transfer, and basic skills programs serving the community. Centralia College is a small, rural, safe, comprehensive community college that offers many of the experiences of college life found at larger institutions. We have numerous student activities including clubs, student programs, athletics, theater productions, and dances. The college offersAssociate in Arts (AA), Associate in Liberal Arts (ALA), Associate In Science (AS), Associate in Applied Science-Transfer (AAS-T), Associate in Technical Arts (ATA) and Associate in General Studies (AGS) degrees.

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Did You Know?
For Washington public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,000 per year for in-state students and $7,107 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $9,101 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Washington is 65%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Washington community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Seattle Community College-South Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.