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Cedarville University

A Distinctive Model for Spiritual Formation

Daily Chapel with Relevant Biblical Teaching and Authentic Praise

  • Cedarville is 1 of only 7 institutions in the CCCU to provide daily chapel.*
  • Of those who provide daily chapel, Cedarville has the highest expectations for student attendance.*
  • Cedarville students and alumni overwhelmingly affirm that chapel has been a vital part of their spiritual growth and development.

Bible Minor Requirement

NOTE: Cedarville University is the only CCCU school to both provide daily chapel and require a Bible minor for all students.*

Division of Christian Ministries

Biblical Approach to Scientific Research and Study

  • Cedarville leads the way in promoting a biblical view of stewardship and scientific study.
  • Guided by biblical theology, sound reason, and a passion for life, the Center for Bioethics at Cedarville engages the complex bioethical questions of our day.
  • Cedarville scientists affirm the Genesis account of creation in all aspects of scientific research and study.

Focus on Discipleship and Missions

  • In 2007 more than 85% of students reported that they were involved in a voluntary discipleship or Bible study group.
  • 675 Cedarville students participated on 68 community ministry teams that made a difference in local churches, social agencies, schools, and more.
  • Missions Involvement Services sent 27 teams to 20 countries last year. Nearly 300 students, faculty, and staff were involved.

* Fall 2007 survey of institutions that are a part of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU); survey conducted by the Cedarville University Advancement Division. The CCCU is an international higher education association of intentionally Christian colleges and universities that has 105 members.