Centre graduates walking to the commencement ceremony


Working toward success from day one

Connect with the 就业bwin体育 & Professional Development in the fall of your first year. Your personal career coach will help you explore majors and careers, find summer jobs and internships, work on résumés and cover letters for graduate school and jobs, and network with alumni.

  • An outstanding academic reputation adds value to your degree. Centre is ranked among America’s leading institutions by Forbes, Princeton Review, U.S. 新闻, and virtually all other guidebooks.
  • Personal attention from outstanding professors allows you to progress faster. Our 10-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio means your professors will know you by name—not as a number.
  • Our international study options broaden your perspective and give you a competitive advantage in the global economy. Centre is ranked among the top in the nation for percentage of students who study abroad. It might even help you join the 16 percent who find that first job in another country.    
  • Leadership opportunities enable you to develop to your fullest and prepare for rewarding success in your life’s work.

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No. 1 in the Nation for Graduates Happy With Their College Experience


“Centre grads simply can’t glow enough about their … academic gem in the geographic center of Kentucky.-校友因素


The class of 2022 has achieved a great success rate one year after graduation.



Nearly every graduate is employed or in graduate school



Nearly two-thirds of the class is currently employed


Attending Graduate School

Over one-third of the class is in advanced study programs

就业 by Industry

Industries in which the Class of 2022 are currently employed. 

Bar graph of industries employing 2022 Centre graduates
Other industries: Technology (6%), 市场营销/销售(6%), 非营利组织(6%), Arts/Entertainment (4%), Counseling/Psychology (3%), 体育(2%).


Adapt for Life; Alaska Sea Life Center; Bloomberg, LP; Boston Medical Center; Churchill Downs, Inc; Fidelity Investments; Intertek PSI Engineering; National Institutes of Health; Peace Corps; Teach for America; US Bank; Walt Disney World.




Graduate and professional school programs in which the Class of 2022 are enrolled.

Bar graph of grad-school focus of 2022 Centre graduates
Other programs: Accounting (8%), 艺术和人文学科(4%), 教育(4%), 工程(3%), Public Administration (2%), 技术(2%), 数学(1%).

Featured 研究生院

Columbia University; Duke University; George Washington University; Georgetown University; Harvard University; Northwestern University; Purdue University; University of California, Berkeley; University College London; University of Kentucky; Vanderbilt University; Wake Forest University

Graduate School Resources



Centre’s alumni are fiercely loyal and eager to help you make valuable job contacts in almost any field and location imaginable. Memorable alumni from the past include two U.S. 副总统,两位美国总统.S. Supreme Court justices, and a founder of the Hard Rock Cafe. More recent alumni are equally distinguished and love to talk to Centre students.

My professors were instrumental with respect to my professional development. I know that I would not be where I am today without the personal attention I received at Centre College."


生物化学 & Molecular Biology class of 2006, PhD: Harvard Medical School 2013


Centre alum Shariya特勒尔