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June Session Early Start

June Session Early Start

COVID-19 Update:: Note that the 2020 Early Start session has moved completely online. The information below has been updated to reflect this.

Want to get a head start on your Cedarville education? Join other incoming freshmen for our Early Start June term from June 15-26. During this two-week remote experience, you’ll take one general education course while you meet new friends and get to know campus better.

Who: Incoming freshmen for fall 2020

What: Choose one of three fast-track general education courses, live on campus, and enjoy study sessions and fun activities with new friends.

Date: Monday, June 15-Friday, June 26, 2020

How Much: The cost to attend Early Start is $175 per credit hour. All courses are 3 credit hours.


Here is the daily (M-F) schedule for the program:

  • 9:30 a.m.–10:50 a.m. - First class session
  • 11:00 a.m.–11:40 a.m. - Devotions
  • 11:50 a.m.–1:00 p.m. - Second Class Session 
  • 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. - Lunch Break
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. - Third Class Session

Course Options for Early Start 2020

  • BTGE-1725 The Bible and the Gospel
  • GSS-1100 Politics and American Culture
  • PYCH-1600 General Psychology

Study with a top Cedarville University professor:

Dr. J. Michael McKay, Assistant Professor of Biblical Theology in the School of Biblical and Theological Studies

Dr. Mark C. Smith, Professor of Political Science, Chair of the Department of History and Government, and Director of the Center for Political Studies

Dr. Michael Firmin, Distinguished Professor of Psychology and former department chair