Cedar Crest College

Allentown, Pennsylvania

Cedar Crest College Overview

Student population

Address100 College Drive
Allentown, PA
School Websitewww.cedarcrest.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Cedar Crest College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Allentown, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,343 students applied to Cedar Crest College. Of those students, 768 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Cedar Crest College was $38,616, in addition to fees of $600. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Cedar Crest College.

Cedar Crest College has a 46% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Cedar Crest College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Cedar Crest College acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 768 of the 1,343 students who applied to Cedar Crest College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Cedar Crest College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Cedar Crest College had an SAT score between the range of 940 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Cedar Crest College was between 18 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Cedar Crest College as part of their application.

Cedar Crest College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Cedar Crest College, the tuition for in-state residents is $38,616. Combined with fees of $600, room and board costs of $11,544, other expenses of $850 and the $2,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $39,216 in tuition.

Students at Cedar Crest College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Cedar Crest College was $5,022 last year, with 46% of students being awarded federal aid.

Cedar Crest College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Cedar Crest College.

Cedar Crest College has a good gender split, with 89% of undergraduates being female and 11% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 70% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 29% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Cedar Crest College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Cedar Crest College Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES

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