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The 20 best deals were selected and ranked based on total number of points. Points were awarded based on the following criteria: presence of Bible and Christ-centered academics; active campus groups dedicated to worship; a balance of liberal arts education and spiritual growth opportunity; and any additional features that add value for the Christian student. Featured colleges scored the highest among schools with a net price of $30,000 or less (the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database was used to determine net price).
"Cedarville embodies academic excellence paired with conservative theology," says Dr. Thomas White, President. "We are pleased to be ranked among the best college deals for conservative Christians and proud to offer students an education with a biblical worldview guiding every degree and every class."
All academics at Cedarville are Christ-centered in their creationist approach, daily biblical teachings, and belief in the authority of Scripture. Cedarville offers more than 100 academic programs, including a 16-credit Bible minor required of all students regardless of degree track.
For new students, Cedarville has recently announced an increase in scholarship opportunities, beginning with the 2016-2017 school year.
Great College Deals is a free online resource guide for finding up-to-date advice on affording a high-quality college education. The site's mission is to provide high schoolers and other prospective college students with information about top-ranked universities offering accredited degrees at competitive tuition rates. Along with featuring the best college deals, the site includes comprehensive lists of scholarships and grants, infographics, featured articles, and frequently asked questions concerned with affording a college education.