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Cedarville University - ACT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data

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Cedarville University - Center for Biblical and Theological Study

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Cedarville University Description:

Located on a 400-acre campus in southwestern Ohio, Cedarville University is a private university affiliated with the Baptist church. Programs in nursing, mechanical engineering and early childhood education are the most popular among undergraduates. The university has a 14 to 1 student / faculty ratio, and students come from 48 states. Cedarville defines itself as a Christ-centered university that is committed to the development of the "whole person." All students must complete a Bible minor regardless of their major, and many student activities and groups are church-related.

Admissions Data (2013):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 3,379 (3,219 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 47% Male / 53% Female
  • 95% Full-time

Costs (2013 - 14):

  • Tuition and Fees: $25,496
  • Books: $1,100 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $5,540
  • Other Expenses: $1,700
  • Total Cost: $35,020

Cedarville University Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of Students Receiving Aid: 96%
  • Percentage of Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 93%
    • Loans: 57%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $9,964
    • Loans: $6,625

Scholarships for Cedarville (powered by Cappex.com)

Most Popular Majors:

Biology, Communication Studies, Early Childhood Education, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work

Retention and Graduation Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 85%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 61%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 72%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Cedarville University Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www.cedarville.edu/About/Mission.aspx

"Cedarville University is a Christ-centered learning community equipping students for lifelong leadership and service through an education marked by excellence and grounded in biblical truth."

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