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Video Shares Cedarville Parents' Perspectives

April 18, 2017

Two parents sitting down chatting with interviewer

What do parents of Cedarville University students have to say about their child's education? What made them choose Cedarville? Read today's post to watch the video and find out.


P.S. If your student has been accepted to Cedarville for fall 2017, be sure to submit the reservation deposit by May 1 to ensure a place in the incoming class.

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Posted in Admissions Academics Why Christ Centered Higher Education? Spiritual Growth

Parents Measure ROI for a Cedarville Education

April 7, 2017

Diploma on pile of moneyAs high school seniors and their parents sit down to finalize a college decision before the May 1 deadline, one topic is nearly always part of the discussion: cost.

While many universities — including Cedarville — are taking intentional steps to make a college education more affordable, parents are increasingly looking at job placement rates in order to weigh an institution’s benefits against its costs in an effort to decide whether or not a considerable investment is worthwhile.

Cedarville's placement rates continue to be impressive. In a six-month postgraduation final destination survey, 97% of Cedarville's class of 2016 reported being employed or in graduate school during that time period. This is not a one-year anomoly: Cedarville's three-year average is also 97%!

These placement results are well above the national averages reported by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, which has reported an average of 88% over the last five years. But don't just take our word for it. 

In today's post, you'll read a Q&A with parents and learn what they are saying about their student's experience at Cedarville.


P.S. If your student has been accepted to Cedarville for fall 2017, be sure to submit your $250 reservation deposit by May 1 to ensure a place in the incoming class.

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Posted in Academics Spiritual Growth Why Christ Centered Higher Education?

Growing in a Local Church

April 3, 2017

Church

Cedarville University is privileged to care for the growth of some of the best university-aged students on our planet — including your son or daughter. We take this charge very seriously.

One of the elements in the spiritual growth dynamic here at Cedarville is seeing to it, as best we are able, that each student connects with a local church. The years of their academic training could leave them separated from any type of effective fellowship with the body of Christ, except for what takes place within the boundaries of our campus. Chapel is exciting and distinctive to a Cedarville education, but it does not take the place of the local church.

We are blessed to have many great churches in the greater Miami Valley region. The top 10 churches (based on number of Cedarville students who attend) are:

We are blessed with many more churches as well. We will continue to impress the importance of the local church upon our students, with the goal of seeing them grow spiritually while they attend Cedarville and then watching them naturally step right into a solid local church wherever they land in the years ahead. To God be the glory!

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Posted in Spiritual Growth Why Christ Centered Higher Education? Student Life

#CUGO - A Return to Her Birthplace Ignited Passion and Purpose

March 31, 2017

CUGOAs part of their four years at Cedarville, we encourage all students to take at least one domestic or international missions trip through our Global Outreach (CUGO) office. This is a core element of a Cedarville education.

For one senior pharmacy student, her missions trip to Beijing, China, had a uniquely personal element. Her story of adoption and redemption is a moving reminder of how God connects Cedarville to the heart of His purposes.

Read today's post to watch Hannah's story, and be encouraged that these same life-transforming experiences will be available to your student at Cedarville University.  

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