Cedarville

Cedarville University

251 N Main St, Cedarville, United States
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  • Currently Enrolled
    15
  • Previously Enrolled
    63

Overview of Cedarville University (Cedarville)

About this school

Cedarville, founded in 1887 and changed from college to university status on September 1, 2000, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 400-acre campus is located in Cedarville, 20 miles from Dayton.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,535
    • Men:1,649 (46.6%)
    • Women:1,886 (53.4%)

Location

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Admission Information (Cedarville)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Cedarville University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
3
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
3
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
251 North Main Street
City, State, Zip
Cedarville, OH  45314
Phone
(937) 766-7700
Fax
(937) 766-7575
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
Clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and evidence of a consistent Christian lifestyle, minimum ACT score of 22 or SAT score of 1020, minimum 3.0 unweighted, cumulative GPA in college prep course work required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
71% of 4,039 applicants were admitted
Women
69% of 2,442 applicants were admitted
Men
75% of 1,597 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
968 (34%) of 2,886 admitted students enrolled
Women
537 (32%) of 1,690 admitted students enrolled
Men
431 (36%) of 1,196 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.69
375 And Above
56%
3.50 - 3.74
21%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
610 average |550-670 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
15%
• Score 600 - 700
39%
• Score 500 - 600
40%
• Score 400 - 500
6%
• Score 300 - 400
1%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
630 average |580-680 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
19%
• Score 600 - 700
51%
• Score 500 - 600
25%
• Score 400 - 500
4%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
26 average |23-29 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
19%
• Score 24 - 29
55%
• Score 18 - 23
26%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (Cedarville)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $30,270 (73.34270207404536%)
  • Room & Board: - $7,360 (17.832913355301415%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,248 (3.023841829811979%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,394 (5.800542740841248%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Cedarville University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003025
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
807 (92.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
670 (83.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
670 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
232 (34.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
22%
Average Award
$22,070
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 479 (71.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,141
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 576 (86.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,662
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 659 (98.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
181 (20.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,752

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,521 (81.1%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,165 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,161 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
708 (32.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
31%
Average Award
$21,864
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,651 (76.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,707
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,882 (87.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,536
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 2,050 (94.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
572 (18.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,806

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$29,582
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
13.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Debating, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Leadership
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, Religious Affiliation, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,291

Academics & Instruction (Cedarville)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


182

Part-Time Faculty


203

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


35%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 31% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 31% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 7% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 6% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 4% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 36% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 35% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 28% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
338,026

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
1500
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Cedarville University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


83.6%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


60.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


70.5%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


71.7%

Programs & Majors (Cedarville)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (70)


  • Accounting
  • Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Industrial and Product Design
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religious Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Youth Ministry

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Theology and religious vocations, Engineering, Education

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Ministries, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (8)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • International Health
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Pharmacy

Campus Life (Cedarville)

Location & Geography

Population


4,032

Nearest Metropolitan Area


441 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Columbus, Dayton

Weather


Temperature
17.9 average low in January, 81.6 average high in September
Rain
137 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
20 mile(s) from campus in Dayton
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Springfield
Nearest Train Station
45 mile(s) from campus in Hamilton

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


73% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


14%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
Yellowjackets
School Colors
Blue and yellow

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, golf, racquetball, rock climbing, soccer, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Cedarville University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, student nurses association, tau delta kappa, mu kappa, ayo, miso (multicultural international student org)

Sororities


50% of women participate

Fraternities


50% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


3,109

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,535
Women
1,886
Men
1,649

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.7% Asian
  • 1.2% Black/African-American
  • 2.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 85.2% White
  • 6.1% Unknown

International Students


1.4% from 39 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


351

Student Resources (Cedarville)

Study resources