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Summer Scholars - residential courses for high school students

  1. Admission Requirements
  2. College Credit Plus (Ohio)
  3. Family Pay Option
  4. College Now in the Classroom
  5. Summer Scholars
  6. Courses
  7. Costs
  8. Deadlines
  9. Accepted Students
  10. Contact Us

Welcome to Summer Scholars, Cedarville's residential College Now option! Whether you are new to College Now or have already completed course work at Cedarville, Summer Scholars will be a highlight of your summer break.

Summer Scholars provides high school students with the opportunity to experience college life and earn 3 hours of college credit. Choosing one of four classes, you'll study with a top Cedarville University professor in a small class setting while you enjoy campus life for two weeks.

Who: Students planning to graduate from high school in 2019 or 2020
What: Choose one of four fast-track general education courses; live on campus; enjoy study sessions and fun activities with new friends
Date: Saturday, June 09- Saturday, June 23, 2018
Where: Cedarville's beautiful campus in southwest Ohio
How Much: The cost to attend Summer Scholars is $999. This includes tuition* for your 3-credit course ($175/credit hour), housing and meals ($474), and all activities.

*Ohio students may qualify for free tuition through College Credit Plus. Check with your high school guidance counselor!

Course Options for 2018:

BTGE 1725 The Bible and the Gospel
ECON 2110 Essentials of Economics
GSS 1100 Politics and American Culture
PYCH 1600 General Psychology

Study with a top Cedarville University professor:

Dr. William Marsh, Assistant Professor of Theology and Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs in the School of Biblical and Theological Studies
Dr. Jeffrey HaymondProfessor of Economics and Dean of the School of Business Administration
Dr. Mark C. SmithProfessor of Political Science, Chair of the Department of History and Government. and Director of the Center for Political Studies
Dr. Michael FirminDistinguished Professor of Psychology and former department chair


High School Graduates:

Once students graduate high school, they are no longer eligible for College Now pricing. High school graduates should contact their university admissions counselor for information on how to attend Summer in the School of Biblical and Theological Studies as an early-start freshman.


What Students Say About Summer Scholars

"Amazing! Loved it!"

"I loved it!"

My professor "was a fantastic teacher!"

"This was an amazing experience - two of the most amazing weeks of my life =). I got to know so many people and I grew academically and spiritually. I'm so impressed by Cedarville's RAs and RDs - they are so committed and involved and they really care about every single student."

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