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Cedarville University
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  • 4 Year
  • CEDARVILLE, OH

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade A+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade A+

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Cedarville is a highly rated private, Christian university located in Cedarville, Ohio. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,540 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Cedarville acceptance rate is 59%. Popular majors include Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, and Early Childhood Education. Graduating 74% of students, Cedarville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,200.

About

251 N. MAIN STREET
CEDARVILLE, OH 45314
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Midwest Athletic Conference

Cedarville University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Cedarville Admissions

Acceptance Rate
59%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1110-1350
ACT Range
23-30
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No
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Cost

Net Price
$24,965 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$17,422 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 74 responses
77%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 97 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 97 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    30%
  • On Campus
    60%
  • Online
    10%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,540 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
484
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 72 responses
  • Friendly, ministry minded, talented
    49%
  • Friendly, talented, generally accepting.
    15%
  • God focused, awkward, accepting, warm, intelligent
    11%
  • Judgemental
    11%
  • Friendly/Kind, Opinionated/Overconfident/Rude
    7%
  • Loving accepting and supportive
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
96%
Poll
64%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 103 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 116 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 70 responses
  • Christ centered
    66%
  • Excellence in everything
    17%
  • Controlling & Overbearing
    7%
  • Community
    6%
  • Bold in Everything... Including Rules
    1%
  • Character
    1%
  • Strict
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
74%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 53 responses

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