Cedar Crest College

Allentown, PA, USA
3.77 Average Rating

Cedar Crest College is an all-female, private liberal arts college based in Allentown, Pennsylvania. It is an independent college, but historically associated with the United Church of Christ. The school hosts an annual Media Literacy Week headed by a communications professor who points out the success and the downfalls of popular media. Nursing, social work and youth services, and business administration and management are among the most popular majors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
69%
Out of State Students
29%
0
100
63%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,664
Total Number of Undergrads
1,433
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
38%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$21,174
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$40,849
Out-of-State Tuition
$40,849
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$26,334
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
12%
88%
Student Organizations
72
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Allentown
Philadelphia
New York
Reading
Washington
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
70%
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What Students Are Saying

3.77 Average Rating
Cedar Crest College is a leader in educating its nursing students. They teach students a global perspective to successfully prepare them for their career. They excel academic expectations.
Tasha from Bethlehem, PA
Cedar Crest College inspires young women to excel in academic, extracurricular, and personal ventures. Any school can teach a woman to become a professional, but only Cedar Crest can teach women how to become a leader. I would recommend Cedar Crest wholeheartedly.
Laurian from Pasadena, MD

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