Cedar Crest College

Category: Private not offering Doctorate | State: Pennsylvania

About Cedar Crest College

Since its founding in 1867, Cedar Crest College has been dedicated to educating the next generation of leaders by preparing the whole student for life in the global community. In addition to serving traditional students in the undergraduate women's college, Cedar Crest also offers programs for non-traditional and graduate students through the co-educational School of Adult and Graduate Education (SAGE). Cedar Crest offers small class sizes, state-of-the art classrooms and equipment, nine Division III athletic programs and dozens of student clubs on a beautiful campus, which is also a nationally registered arboretum.

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Why attend Cedar Crest College

With flexible scheduling and both online and on-campus offerings, Cedar Crest College is an ideal choice for military service members and veterans. The College is a member of the Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council and A's for Vets Alliance, and was recently named one of the Best Colleges for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report. The College is also a Yellow Ribbon approved school for those who have eligibility for the post 9/11 G.I. Bill. Cedar Crest's School of Adult and Graduate Education (SAGE) is dedicated to working with veterans throughout their educational journey, from admissions to degree completion.


Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamBusiness Administration & Management, General

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.


Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.



A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.


Social Work

A program that prepares individuals for the professional practice of social welfare administration and counseling, and that focus on the study of organized means of providing basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups. Includes instruction in social welfare policy; case work planning; social counseling and intervention strategies; administrative procedures and regulations; and specific applications in areas such as child welfare and family services, probation, employment services, and disability counseling.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $37,492 $37,492 N/A N/A
Fees $600 $600 N/A N/A
Room $5,262 $5,262 N/A N/A
Board $5,946 $5,946 N/A N/A
Books $2,000 $2,000 N/A N/A
Other Expenses $850 $850 N/A N/A
Totals $52,150 $52,150 N/A N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on DSST exam
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)