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How a College's Graduation Rate Can Save You Money

Friday, February 23, 2024

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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Proof Positive: Announcing New Placement Rates

Thursday, February 15, 2024

98.7% of the class of 2023 was employed or in grad school within six months of graduation.

You’ve heard us talk a lot about the quality of a Cedarville education. We're excited to share new information that affirms the results of our efforts and the caliber of our students and alumni.

Learn more in today's post.

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Top 10 Majors for Getting a Job

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

smiling graduatesA blog post awhile back caught our eye, and we’d like to share it with you. It lists the top 10 majors with the best career prospects. Do you know what these majors all have in common? You’ll find all 10 at Cedarville University!

Read today's post for more on how Cedarville offers the most in-demand academic programs, but with an added value of biblical integration that prepares students to use their vocation to impact the world for Jesus Christ.

Encourage your student to apply to Cedarville today. We have waived the application fee for those who apply by November 1.

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Career Fairs Help Students Land First Job

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Cedarville University is committed to preparing students for vocational distinction. We want our graduates to not just find jobs, but to find positions that allow them to glorify God by using the gifts and talents He has given them. Our Career Services office is available from day one to help students accomplish this. From choosing a major, to writing the perfect resume, to preparing for a job interview, your student will find help every step of the way. Each year, Career Services...
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New M.S.N.+M.B.A. Prepares Nurses for Executive Leadership

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Yesterday, we announced an exciting partnership between the School of Nursing and School of Business Administration to offer a new M.S.N.+M.B.A. dual degree. This unique program will prepare nurses for high-level administrative and executive roles in healthcare. By adding just nine M.B.A. courses to the M.S.N. leadership focus area, students can earn two highly respected and valuable degrees. This innovative new program is another example of how we're making graduate education more...
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New Pre-M.Div. Minor Starting Fall 2021

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

If your student is considering pursuing a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree after graduation, Cedarville is adding a new Pre-M.Div. minor starting fall 2021 that will make it quicker and more cost effective to earn that graduate degree at Cedarville. By adding the pre-M.Div. minor to any of Cedarville’s undergraduate degree programs — along with the required Bible minor — your student can go right into Cedarville's Advanced M.Div. program and complete their graduate program in just two years...
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New Magazine Available From Cedarville: Business for the Glory of God

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

We've recently released the spring issue of Cedarville Magazine — Business for the Glory of God, and we'd like to share it with you! This issue spotlights the School of Business Administration (SBA). Since 1959, the SBA has taught and mentored students into a view of business that emphasizes excellence, stewardship, leadership, and Kingdom influence. The Magazine was sent to the printer before COVID-19 was on the national radar, and the New York City skyline as the cover image is now a stark...
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Alumni Outcomes: Equipped to Lead and Serve

Thursday, March 12, 2020

You've heard us talk a lot about Cedarville's academic excellence and intentional discipleship, but as a parent, you also want to hear that your student will be able to find a job. We've already told you about our outstanding 98.5% placement rate for the class of 2019, and now we'd like to share a video of some of our alumni who are not only in great careers, but are using their vocations to make a Gospel impact on those around them.
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Cedarville's B.A.+M.Div. Provides Faster, More Affordable Path to Ministry

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

If your student is planning to pursue vocational ministry, we have a great opportunity for them at Cedarville! At Cedarville University, we are committed to equipping Christian young people for Gospel impact and Kingdom service. Nowhere is this more evident than our Accelerated B.A.+M.Div. dual degree program. This unique program allows students to earn a B.A. in biblical studies and a Master of Divinity in just five years, creating a faster pathway to ministry and...
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Career Fairs Open Opportunities for Students

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Cedarville University is committed to equipping your student with challenging academics integrated with a biblical worldview. But we don’t stop there. Our Career Services department works hard to create opportunities for students to move into career positions immediately after graduation. Last month, Career Services held its first career fair of the year, with more than 125 companies attending, including well-known organizations like Honda, Boeing, Procter & Gamble, and General Electric....
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Parents Measure ROI for Their Students' Cedarville Education

Friday, March 22, 2019

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, 98.4% of Cedarville's class of 2018 reported being employed or in graduate school during that time period. This is not a one-year anomaly: Cedarville's five-year average is 97.3%.

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. Read the Q-and-A in today's post, originally published in an issue of Cedarville Magazine, and see what parents are saying about their children's experience at Cedarville.

P.S. If your student has been accepted to Cedarville for fall 2019, be sure to pay your reservation deposit soon to ensure his or her place in the incoming class!

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