Geneva College has been ranked a top college in Pennsylvania for return on investment by AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online), a prevalent resource for college affordability and financial aid information. AC Online recently launched a new ranking: "AC Online: Highest Return on Investment Colleges in Pennsylvania,” which identifies the 81 colleges in Pennsylvania where degrees pay off the most.
Out of the 402 schools that were analyzed, Geneva placed in the top 45 of the 81 ranked colleges. According to AC Online, students who graduate from these colleges earn more over their lifetimes, on average, than graduates from other Pennsylvania institutions.
The AC Online uses the criteria of affordability according to PayScale’s 2013 College Value Report, and graduate's average starting salaries to determine the quality of each fully accredited, four-year, non-profit institution. AC Online compiled a list of schools meeting these criteria by using the following highly respected, authoritative data sets:
"These are important lists for prospective students to consider," says AC Online founder Dan Schuessler. "We've sifted through comprehensive data sources to find colleges and universities in Pennsylvania that offer a high quality education with consistent, long-term payoffs in the workplace."
View the full list of rankings.
Geneva College invites students to accept the challenge of an academically excellent, Christ-centered education. Offering nearly 40 undergraduate majors, an Adult Degree Completion Program with fully online and campus-based options, and seven graduate degrees, Geneva has programs that place students at the forefront of higher learning. Adhering to the inerrancy of scripture, the liberal arts core curriculum fosters a breadth of knowledge through the study of humanities, social and natural sciences, and experiential learning.
Geneva’s biochemistry major is approved by the American Chemical Society and offers rigorous preparation for graduate or allied-health schools.