Cedar Crest College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
(610) 740-3780
(800) 360-1222
Fax: (610) 606-4647

Contact: Judith Neyhart
Executive Vice President for Enrollment
Main Address
100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
(610) 606-4666

www.cedarcrest.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,701 v
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 196
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,653
Graduate enrollment: 171

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 58%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 74%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Environmental Biology B
Genetics B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B,C
Business Administration/Management B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B,C

Education

Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nuclear Medical Technology B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Neuroscience B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Political Science/Government B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Cedar Crest College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(610) 606-4666
Website:www.cedarcrest.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:unleashed.cedarcrest.edu/apply-now/index.shtm
Address:100 College Drive, Allentown, PA 18104-6196
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,669
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):60%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,146 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$36,825
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,825
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$27,013

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Cedar Crest College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cedar Crest College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences8
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4
Education793
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs693
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service122
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies22
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12
Social Sciences13
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total26739

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Cedar Crest College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Psychology1
Social Sciences1
Grand total262

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cedar Crest College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,825
Out-of-state$36,825
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,794
Out-of-state$13,794

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid179100%
Grant or scholarship aid179100%$27,013
Student loan aid15888%$8,115

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,01473%$15,457
Federal student loans1,11981%$8,713

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cedar Crest College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Cedar Crest College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,19351,188
Percent admitted100%60%66%
Percent admitted who enrolled15%0%15%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Cedar Crest College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,669
Undergraduate enrollment1,428
Graduate enrollment241

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Cedar Crest College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program

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