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How a College's Graduation Rate Can Save You Money

January 10, 2018

grad cap on pile of moneyWe all know students who started their four-year college journey… six years ago. Whether they are struggling to pass classes, basking in the learning experience, or simply switching their major too many times, their college education can quickly acquire an even larger price tag when eight semesters turn into 12.

One of the best ways a university can save you money is to help your student graduate on time. Consider the additional costs if students take five or more years to finish. Consider the cost if they never complete their educational goals!

At Cedarville, we make it a priority to help students graduate on time, saving them money but more importantly, allowing them to begin using their career to make an impact for Christ sooner. Today's post provides helpful information about graduation rates and what to consider as you compare college options.

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Posted in Academics Admissions Affordability Careers Why Christ Centered Higher Education?

Reminder: Keys for Career Exploration Webinar Is Tonight!

November 7, 2017

webinarThere is still time to register and join us for tonight’s FREE webinar — “Keys for Career Exploration" — and learn how to help your student choose a major that is the right fit for their unique gifts and abilities.

Cedarville University's Director of Career Services and Certified Professional Career Coach Jeff Reep will discuss how students can engage in career exploration early and often. Without it, college freshmen choose majors based on vague ideas of future lifestyle, but without true knowledge of their options or of the ways God has equipped them to serve His purposes. A college education is a significant investment, and selecting a major is an important choice. This practical webinar will help you ask the right questions and provide wise counsel to your student.

Register now, and plan to join the conversation tonight, November 7, at 8 p.m. EST.

Posted in Careers Webinar

Keys for Career Exploration Webinar

October 27, 2017

red globe with laptopsWondering how to help your student choose a major that is the right fit for their unique gifts and abilities?

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, November 7, at 8 p.m. EST and plan to join us for our next FREE webinar: Keys for Career Exploration.

Statistics tell us that 50–60% of college students will change their major at least once, and 40% get to graduation day and regret their choice of study. And consider this: 65–85% of American adults say they dislike their job.

How can you prevent your son or daughter from becoming another statistic? Keys for Career Exploration will introduce you to what you need to know as you help your student with this all-important decision.

Cedarville University's Director of Career Services and Certified Professional Career Coach Jeff Reep will discuss how students can engage in career exploration early and often. Without it, college freshmen choose majors based on vague ideas of future lifestyle, but without true knowledge of their options or of the ways God has equipped them to serve His purposes. A college education is a significant investment, and selecting a major is an important choice. This practical webinar will help you ask the right questions and provide wise counsel to your student.

Register today, and join the conversation on Tuesday, November 7, at 8 p.m. EST.

Posted in Careers Webinar