Central College

Enrollment: 1400
Address: 812 University
City: Pella, IA
Phone Number: 1-877-462-3687
Email: brockm@central.edu
Web URL: http://www.central.edu

You belong here.

We know you want an above-average education. Central College puts you at the front of the line for opportunities. You won’t simply sit on the sidelines—you will become part of a tight-knit community where everyone plays a special role.

Your ideas, your dreams, your interests—they are important to us.

  • You’ll experience the highest-quality academics plus an unparalleled community of mentors, friends and supporters.
  • Want to intern in London or study tropical ecology in Belize? You’ll have numerous opportunities to explore the world.
  • Interested in creating relationships that will last a lifetime? Central is focused on community. Our small size and nearly 200 campus organizations make it easy to meet new friends.
  • Professors are mentors, ready to lend an ear or give advice on jobs and graduate school.

Central’s focus on providing an exceptional undergraduate education prepares you for a world of changing careers and evolving fields.

Founded in 1853, Central has a long tradition of excellence. For you, that may mean partnering with professors on research, starting a business or preparing for medical school. You will become part of the action, with endless opportunities to intern, participate in clubs and athletics, and make lifelong connections with faculty, students and alumni.

  • Central’s 73 academic programs include pre-professional tracks.
  • Zero classes are taught by teaching assistants.
  • 76 percent of students complete internships.
  • Engineering, the college’s newest major, offers a B.S. degree in four years with time for study abroad, activities and a comprehensive liberal arts education.

Whatever your passion, you can pursue it at Central. Explore Central’s academic programs.

Central is also committed to making college affordable, and we offer many scholarships to new students. Our Commitment to Affordability means the cost to attend Central could be the same or less than the cost to attend your local state university.

Visit campus to discover what being a Central student is all about!

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