Skip to Main Content
Cedarville University
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • CEDARVILLE, OH

Report Card

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

editorial

Cedarville is an above-average private, Christian university located in Cedarville, Ohio. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,809 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Cedarville acceptance rate is 62%. Popular majors include Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, and Early Childhood Education. Graduating 73% of students, Cedarville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,200.

About

251 N MAIN ST
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
62%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1120-1350
ACT Range
22-29
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No
Application Website

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

Cost

Net Price
$25,380 / 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
$18,636 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
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. 83 responses
77%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 111 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 111 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
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
    24%
  • On Campus
    63%
  • Online
    13%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,809 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
724
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
19%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 86 responses
  • Friendly, ministry minded, talented
    47%
  • Friendly, talented, generally accepting.
    15%
  • God focused, awkward, accepting, warm, intelligent
    14%
  • Judgemental
    9%
  • Loving accepting and supportive
    7%
  • Friendly/Kind, Opinionated/Overconfident/Rude
    6%
  • Homeschooled, not a free thinker, good people thoo
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
95%
Poll
66%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 117 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 130 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 85 responses
  • Christ centered
    67%
  • Excellence in everything
    15%
  • Controlling & Overbearing
    6%
  • Community
    5%
  • Bold in Everything... Including Rules
    2%
  • Strict
    2%
  • Character
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 58 responses

Similar Colleges

Colleges like Cedarville University

Cedarville University Reviews

Rating 3.97 out of 5  1,250 reviews
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List