Cincinnati Christian University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$16,530

3.53% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$19,942

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

6.72%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

88.1%

471 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

750

77.9% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

38.1%

40 Graduates

About

Cincinnati Christian University is a higher education institution located in Hamilton County, OH. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Cincinnati Christian University were Biblical Studies (34 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (24 degrees), and General Psychology (16 degrees).

In 2017, 205 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Cincinnati Christian University. 43.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 56.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (165 degrees), 6.88 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Cincinnati Christian University is $16,530, which is $2,530 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Cincinnati Christian University is $16,530, which is $2,530 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $19,942.

In 2017, 91% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$16,530

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Cincinnati Christian University was $16,530. The cost of tuition at Cincinnati Christian University is $2,530 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$19,942

2017 Value

0.0952%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Cincinnati Christian University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $19,942. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Cincinnati Christian University grew by 0.0952%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,687

Room and Board

$900

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Cincinnati Christian University was of $8,687 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $900. The cost of room and board increased by 0.655% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

91%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

71%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

91% of undergraduate students at Cincinnati Christian University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 23% with respect to 2016, when 74% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

6.72%

2016 Default Rate

16

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Cincinnati Christian University was 6.72%, which represents 16 out of the 238 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Cincinnati Christian University received 471 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 25.5% annual decline. Out of those 471 applicants, 415 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 88.1% acceptance rate.

There were 750 students enrolled at Cincinnati Christian University in 2017, and 19% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Cincinnati Christian University has an overall enrollment yield of 29.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

88.1%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

415

Accepted Out of 471

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Cincinnati Christian University was 88.1% (415 admissions from 471 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 92.4%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -25.5%, while admissions declined by -28.9%.

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SAT Scores

19%

Submission Percentage

23

Scores Submitted

19% of enrolled first-time students at Cincinnati Christian University in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Cincinnati Christian University has a total enrollment of 750 students. The full-time enrollment at Cincinnati Christian University is 584 students and the part-time enrollment is 166. This means that 77.9% of students enrolled at Cincinnati Christian University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Cincinnati Christian University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 66.5% White, 21.3% Black or African American, 4.4% Hispanic or Latino, 4% Two or More Races, 1.07% Asian, 0.4% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.267% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Cincinnati Christian University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (35.5%), followed by White Female (25.6%) and Black or African American Male (20.4%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (44.6%), followed by White Male (30.8%) and Black or African American Female (10.8%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

77.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Cincinnati Christian University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 750 students. The full-time enrollment at Cincinnati Christian University is 584 and the part-time enrollment is 166. This means that 77.9% of students enrolled at Cincinnati Christian University are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

51%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Cincinnati Christian University was 51%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Cincinnati Christian University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    499

  2. Black or African American

    160

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    33

The enrolled student population at Cincinnati Christian University is 66.5% White, 21.3% Black or African American, 4.4% Hispanic or Latino, 4% Two or More Races, 1.07% Asian, 0.4% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.267% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 25 fewer women than men received degrees from Cincinnati Christian University. The majority of degree recipients at Cincinnati Christian University are white (165 degrees awarded). There were 6.88 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Cincinnati Christian University is Biblical Studies (34 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (24 degrees) and General Psychology (16 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Cincinnati Christian University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Theology (127 degrees awarded), Psychology (36 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (3 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Elementary & middle school teachers (2,072,172 people), Secondary school teachers (359,615 people), Education administrators (325,730 people), Postsecondary teachers (233,077 people), and Other managers (209,561 people).

The most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Theology (127 degrees awarded), Psychology (36 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), English (3 degrees), and Education (11 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Surgeons, Electrical & electronics engineers, Physicians, Dentists, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Theology (127 degrees awarded), Psychology (36 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), English (3 degrees), and Education (11 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Elementary & secondary schools (3,183,157 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (488,834 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (304,124 people), Outpatient care centers (173,149 people), and Individual & family services (172,748 people).

The most specialized majors at Cincinnati Christian University are Theology (127 degrees awarded), Psychology (36 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), English (3 degrees), and Education (11 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

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Most Common

  1. 34 degrees awarded

  2. 24 degrees awarded

  3. 16 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Cincinnati Christian University was Biblical Studies with 34 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 115

  2. 90

In 2017, 115 degrees were awarded to men at Cincinnati Christian University, which is 1.28 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (90).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 71 degrees were awarded to men at Cincinnati Christian University in Biblical Studies, which is 3.38 times more than the 21 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 21 degrees were awarded to women at Cincinnati Christian University in Biblical Studies, which is 0.296 times less than the 71 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

12%

100% Completion Time

31%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 12% of students graduating from Cincinnati Christian University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 31% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 32% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Black or African American Male

Highest Graduation Rate (66.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Cincinnati Christian University is Male and Black or African American (66.7% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 7.5% of graduates (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    165 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    24 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Cincinnati Christian University is white (165 degrees awarded). There were 6.88 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    97 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    68 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    12 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Cincinnati Christian University is white male (97 degrees awarded). There were 1.43 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (68 degrees).

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Operations

Cincinnati Christian University has an endowment valued at nearly $4.25M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $289k (6.8%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Cincinnati Christian University had a total salary expenditure of $13M. Cincinnati Christian University employs 9 Assistant professors, 7 Professors, and 7 Associate professors. Most academics at Cincinnati Christian University are Male Professors (6), Male Assistant professors(5), and Male Associate professors (4).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Cincinnati Christian University are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 13 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 9 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 8 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$4.25M

2017 Endowment

1.61%

growth from 2016

Cincinnati Christian University has an endowment valued at about $4.25M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Cincinnati Christian University grew 1.61% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $5.85M lower than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $60.9k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Cincinnati Christian University received $60.9k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$5.45M

2017 Salaries

5.11%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Cincinnati Christian University paid a median of $5.45M in salaries, which represents 41.8% of their overall expenditure ($13M) and a 5.11% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.08% decline from 2015 and a 3.45% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.33M

Instructional Salaries

23

Number of Employees

In 2017, Cincinnati Christian University paid a total of $1.33M to 23 employees working as instructors, which represents 24.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $421k (25.6%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor

Most Common Instructor

9 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

13 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Cincinnati Christian University were Assistant professor with 9 employees; Professor with 7 employees; and Professor with 7 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Cincinnati Christian University were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 13 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 9 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 8 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Assistant professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Cincinnati Christian University was Male Professor with 6 employees, Male Assistant professor with 5 employees, and Male Associate professor with 4 employees.

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