My Application

Application Checklist: General Study/Non-Degree Programs

  • Application Form: [online only]: Complete and submit the online application.
  • Application Fee: [online] Send your $30 application fee by mail or pay online by credit card.
  • Church Leader Recommendation [online] [pdf] - Have a leader at your church who is familiar with your testimony and spiritual development complete and return this form.
  • Transcripts - Have the college or university from which you received your baccalaureate degree send an official transcript to Cedarville. Also send a transcript from any institution from which you received graduate credit.
  • Test Scores - Completion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is optional; however, taking the GRE may strengthen a graduate application. If you wish to submit GRE test scores, please contact the Educational Testing Service (ETS) at to have an official score report sent to Cedarville admissions. Cedarville's institution code is 1151.
  • International Students - See additional information and requirements for international students.

Contact Information

Admissions Office
Cedarville University
251 N. Main St.
Cedarville, OH 45314

Phone Number: 1-800-CEDARVILLE
Fax Number: 937-766-7575

We encourage you to apply early for admission to Cedarville. As the applicant, you are responsible for gathering and submitting all the necessary documents required to complete your application. Applications are reviewed by the Graduate Admissions Committee once all the necessary documentation is provided. In most cases, you will be notified by letter within three weeks of the Graduate Admissions Committee's decision. However, some applications may need extended time for review and/or followup. If you have not heard from the Graduate Admissions Office within 30 days of submitting all the necessary documents, please contact us.