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Honors Program

Take your academic experience to new heights with Cedarville's Honor Program.

Take your academic experience to new heights.

Cedarville University's honors program offers you:

  • A nationally recognized curriculum
  • A community of inquiring minds
  • Seminars discussing classical and innovative knowledge
  • One-on-one interaction with top professors
  • Special recognition at graduation and on academic records

You will benefit from the practical application of faith and learning that will transform your mind and encourage a consistent and vibrant Christian walk. A specially designed series of courses will enrich your major field of study. All aspects of the program have been tailored to fit your needs as a student who loves learning and enjoys discovering connections between various disciplines.


To meet the initial qualifications for consideration for the honors program, you must:

  • Be an incoming fall term freshman who is accepted for admission to Cedarville University
  • Earn a score of at least 29 on the ACT or a combined math and critical reading score (single test date) of 1290 on the SAT
  • Have at least a 3.5 unweighted high school grade point average in college-preparatory curriculum

Honors Program Application Timeline

  • February 1: Meet eligibility qualifications and submit your Honors application and essay
  • April 1: Honors program decisions announced
  • May 1: If accepted into the program, send your confirmation response along with your $250 reservation deposit (Waitlisted students will be notified throughout the summer of Honors program acceptance)

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