Kiplinger's places Geneva on its prestigious top 100 list of national Private Universities of Value, a stringent ranking summed up in simple terms: a quality education at an affordable price.
Geneva College is ranked #11 among Christian colleges and universities in the United States. The ranking considers affordability, student to faculty ratio, and graduation rate as listed by the NCES College Navigator Database.
Geneva is named a Christian College of Distinction, affirming the school's dedication to high-quality academics founded on the inerrant truth of God's word.
Christian Universities Online ranks Geneva sixth in its list of Top 50 Christian Colleges and Universities Exceeding Expectations for significantly surpassing our predicted graduation rate.
Geneva is ranked #4 Most Mission Minded Christian Colleges and Universities. Geneva's Missions program is designed to equip students with the tools necessary to take the Gospel into diverse regions around the world.
Geneva College has been recognized nationally as a top 50 school for online learning excellence in the Human Resources field.
Geneva College has been accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools since 1923.
Geneva College is ranked among the Top Regional Universities in the United States.
Geneva is ranked sixth in the top 25 most beautiful Christian colleges in the country by Christian Universities Online.
Designated as a Pennsylvania College of Distinction, Geneva is recognized as one of the best places in the state for students to learn, grow and succeed.
Geneva is one of only 118 colleges in North America to qualify for membership in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) and is a founding member.
Christian Universities Online ranks Geneva in 50 Best Christian Colleges and Universities because of our excellence in personal attention to students, selectivity, readily available financial aid and overall student satisfaction.
Excite Education lists Geneva in the top 30 colleges for traditional and adult students who are looking for a world-class education that is rooted in strong Christian beliefs and values.
As a College of Distinction, Geneva is nationally recognized for providing outstanding preparation that is highly valued by graduate schools and employers.
Geneva has earned the approval of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability for its fundraising and financial practices.
The B.S.B.A. and MBA programs are nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
Geneva, which offers a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Human Resources through the Adult Degree Programs, is on the Human Resources MBA's 2015 list of 50 Most Affordable Small Colleges for an HR Degree.
Value College rankings are based on combination of affordability, reputation and return on investment. Geneva's MSLS program ranked #26.
For over 50 years, Geneva’s chemistry department has been approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS) – a distinction achieved by only six other colleges in the CCCU.
Geneva’s ABET-accredited engineering program placed in U.S. News & World Report’s Top 100 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs in the nation.
100% of 2017 communication disorder graduates were accepted into graduate programs.
Music Business students have the opportunity to participate in the Contemporary Music Center Program in Nashville, Tennessee. There, students have access to knowledgeable and committed faculty and guests, $1+ million in gear, a completely hands-on approach to learning, and the ability to test their mettle in one of the most intensely musical cities in the world.
In the past decade, graduates of the music department who applied to graduate programs have a 100% acceptance rate.
Geneva students taking the music content portion of the Music Education Praxis have a 95% first-time pass rate.
Geneva offers a semester-long program at the Los Angeles Film Studies Center that combines seminar courses and internships in various segments of the film industry.
The Master of Arts in Counseling program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP).
...is the most popular major at Geneva for good reason: 100% of engineering majors have jobs or are in grad school six months after graduation.
of undergraduate students participate in internships, research or some type of applied learning activity at Geneva. The classroom learning and hands-on activities help students hit the ground running at graduation.
The Department of Biblical Studies offers opportunities to study at Jerusalem University College or at the Covenanter Theological Institute in Airdrie, Scotland.
Among a recent sampling of chemistry graduates, 83% were able to work in an internship or research experience during college years, and 100% had employment in their field or were accepted into graduate school within three months of graduation.
...of our biology graduates who have applied to medical school have been accepted.
Geneva College was recently named to our ranking of the top value counseling master’s degrees in Pennsylvania
Professor of History Dr. Eric Miller received Christianity Today’s Book Award for History/Biography in honor of his work, Hope in a Scattering Time: A Life of Christopher Lasch (Eerdmans). Dr. Miller also published Glimpses of Another Land: Political Hopes, Spiritual Longing (Cascade Books, 2012).
Geneva College has a larger percentage of senior faculty than most U.S. colleges, with 45 percent being full professors compared to the national average of 25 percent, and 36 percent being associate professors compared to the national average of 21 percent.
Of Geneva's 96 full-time faculty members, over 81 percent have earned doctorates and more than 3/4 have work experience in their field of expertise.
Professor of Leadership Studies John W. Stanko published What Would Jesus Ask You Today? (Gazelle Press, 2014).
Sean Doyle, associate professor of History and Humanities, published the chapter Prophetic Precepts or Divine Preeminence: Rammohan Roy vs. Joshua Marshman on the Significance of Jesus in Expect Great Things, Attempt Great Things (Wipf and Stock, 2013).
Dr. James Matta, Associate Professor of Counseling, is elected the President of the American Association of the State of Counseling Boards (AASCB), the national association of bodies responsible for the registration, licensure and certification of counselors. As President of this important organization, Dr. Matta aims to identify ways to support the licensing boards throughout the U.S., and to lend expertise to impact and influence national policy for professional counselors.
Dr. Anthony (Tony) Sadar of the Biology Department is regularly publishes articles on environmental issues in technical journals such as Pollution Engineering and in popular press such as The Washington Times and The Washington Examiner. His book In Global Warming We Trust: Too Big To Fail is in its second printing (Stairway Press, 20012 and 2016).
Pianist Sha Wang Luangkesorn enjoys a career as an active concert pianist, professor of music, as well as a scholar in music theory. At the age of 19, Ms. Wang became the winner of the 16th International Young Artist Piano Competition, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Mitchel Nickols, professor of Organizational Leadership, was named an Urban Hero by Pittsburgh's Center for Urban Biblical Ministry (CUBM).
Associate Professor of Business, Curtis E. Songer is a popular speaker amongst audiences in the Pittsburgh and Detroit metro areas. He regularly presents on topics such as: Conflict & Stress Management; Transitioning from the Corporate World to Entrepreneurship; Growth Strategies for Entrepreneurs; Vocational Selection, Career Planning, and Job Transition Management; and others.
Dr. Mildred Johnson, leads Geneva’s Criminal Justice Program with an emphasis on restorative justice with a solid mix of theory and practical background including Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Sergeant, Police Academy Director and Instructor, Police Chaplain and PhD in Leadership.
John Stein, professor of Mathematics and Astronomy, presented The Schaefer Memorial Observatory at Geneva College at the 34th Meeting of The Pennsylvania Astronomy Consortium.
Rodney C. Austin, associate professor of Chemistry, presented the paper Impact of POGIL Instruction on a Two-semester Biochemistry Course at Geneva College, which examined how small group exercises improve student learning, at the Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.
Don (Coach) Kephart, Conductor of the Marching Band and other campus musical ensembles, has served at Geneva for 35 years. He, is a beloved fixture in the tri-state area and beyond, often serving as guest conductor of numerous honor's band programs throughout Pennsylvania, Virginia and Ohio.
John W. Stahl, chair of the Department of Chemistry, Math and Physics, presented Diffusion Behavior of Inert Gases in Activated Carbon Column at the national meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). The work was co-authored with Dr. Mario Oyander, associate professor of Engineering, along with Geneva students Nathaniel Godfrey and Samuel Shouse as part of their senior engineering design projects.
Dr. Richard Talbert, who oversees Geneva's Integrated Media Center, regularly researches and presents papers at communications conferences. Recent works include Relevance of Aristotle’s ethos in the era of technological communication at the Department of Communication Studies Annual Student Conference, (University of North Texas, 2/15) and From orality to literacy to digitality: Moving technology from a position of tool to a position of master (Eastern Communication Association Annual Conference, 4/15).
Professor of Philosophy Dr. Esther Meek published a unique vision of a covenant epistemology in her book, Loving to Know (Wipf & Stock, 2011).
Jonathan Impellizzeri, assistant professor of Counseling, presented The Integration of Christian Faith Into Clinical Supervision: Exploring Supervisee Perspectives at the Christian Association of Psychological Studies International Conference.
Byron G. Curtis, M.Div., Ph.D., professor of Biblical Studies, presented Messiah and Messiahs in Zechariah 6: Crowns, Thrones, and the Zemah as an invited guest lecturer at the Caspari Center for Biblical and Judaic Studies in Jerusalem.
Communication’s Dr. Joel Ward has contributed to multiple scholarly works, including “The Pietistic Institution: A Problem of Organizational Identity” in Whole and Holy Persons: A Pietist Approach to Higher Education edited by Ed. Chris Gehrz and published by Westmont: InterVarsity Press.
Jonathan M. Watt, chair of the Department of Bible, Christian Ministries & Philosophy, presented Idiolect, Candy Bars and ‘Artisan English’ Orthography at the International Conference on Diversity in Organizations in Vienna, Austria.
Adel G. Aiken, chair of the Education Department, presented Virtues in Children's Literature to the Beaver County Reading Council.
Carol B. Luce, director of the M.A. in Counseling program, co-presented Improving Behavioral Health Treatment for Older Adults Through Professional Collaboration at the 2013 Pennsylvania Psychological Association Conference.