Cedar Crest College: Ranking & Review

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Allentown
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United States
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Top 32%

Cedar Crest College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate63%44%63%
Applicants1,20891,199
Admissions7654761
Enrolled undergraduates2131212
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,6642111,453

502 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

88 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores201
Percent of students submitting SAT scores94%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
540
Math
515

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores50
Percent of students submitting ACT scores23%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Cedar Crest College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$52,150$52,150
Off-campus$51,800$51,800
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,208 and other expenses per full academic year.

Cedar Crest College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 495 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$37,492$37,492
Fees for full-time undergraduates$600$600
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,250$1,250
Tuition for Full-time graduates$13,860$13,860
Fees for full-time graduates$240$240
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$770$770

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs1712416157
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13352169
Education33841
Public Administration and Social Service Professions82331
Psychology2525
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service831122
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1818
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1818
Social Sciences1111
English Language and Literature & Letters5611
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences99
Visual and Performing Arts77
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies516
Physical Sciences33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
History22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies22
Mathematics and Statistics11
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Legal Professions and Studies
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Natural Resources and Conservation
Grand Total5129292435

A total of 343 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Cedar Crest College.

At the master's level 92 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%100%50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%

General info

Founded1867
MottoReligio, Libertas et Scientia
Divinity, Liberty and Knowledge
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsyellow, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff292
Instructional FTE123
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitecedarcrest.edu
Address100 College Drive
Allentown, Pennsylvania, 18104-6196
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population118,000
Phone6106064666
Fax+1 (610) 437 5955

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