GEN E VA CO L L E G E
Are you ready to be
Geneva College challenges students every day so that they are prepared for the challenges to come. From biology to engineering, from business to psychology, our distinctive and innovative programs place students at the forefront of higher education. And the liberal arts core curriculum at Geneva develops well-rounded graduates, fostering a breadth of knowledge through the study of humanities, the social and natural sciences, biblical studies, and experiential learning. We offer all this academic excellence along with a full integration of faith in every aspect of student life, challenging students to deepen their relationship with Christ and become everything that God means them to be. At Geneva, we believe success means more than just preparation for a careerâ€”it means being prepared for a life of service to God. So are you ready? Then come to Geneva. Together, we can meet the challenges of the future head on.
Strengthen Your Faith
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Build a Community
Enter Into Your Calling
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Strengthen Your Faith
“Be on your guard; stand ﬁrm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.” 1 Corinthians 16:13
God created the universe and is sovereign over all things. He is the source of all truth and His word is the foundation for everything we do. Every aspect of campus life at Geneva is built on these facts. In the classroom, on the athletic ﬁeld or in the residence halls, you will be challenged to examine how everything in your life relates to the Lord of all creation.
“As we learn about the intricate networking of our bodies, we are also taught to appreciate the presence of an intelligent designer god.” Ibukun Akinboyo, biology
“Christian education endeavors to develop each student’s capacity for the enjoyment of the world as God’s creation, in all its cultural richness, realizing that all of life as a coherent whole is related to God and His redemptive activity.” Geneva College’s Foundational Concepts of Christian Education
THE CENTER FOR FAITH AND PRACTICE Regardless of where you are in your journey of faith, God does not want you to walk alone. The Center for Faith and Practice is deeply committed to guiding you toward a stronger relationship with Christ. Chapel The entire college community gathers weekly to praise God, hear His word, and seek His favor and direction. Throughout the year, you will hear testimonies from faculty, pastors, fellow students and a variety of other nationally-known speakers and invited guests. Discipleship Student discipleship coordinators facilitate spiritual growth on campus through mentoring both resident and commuter students and leading Bible studies. Missions The Quest Program affords students the opportunity to step outside their comfort zone and serve others. Students bring relief and minister to others in a variety of local, domestic and international locations. Service Reach out to the community through the Studentsin-Service (SIS) program, or through Geneva’s many partnerships with local churches, schools and non-proﬁt organizations. Opportunities to serve include building and renovating for needy people with Habitat for Humanity, mentoring young people in the area at Tiger Pause Youth Ministries, working with the elderly in the SIS Senior Ministry and more. CCCU and Geneva At Geneva College, all members of the faculty and staff are evangelical Christians and are active in their churches. A commitment to employ only candidates who profess faith in Jesus Christ is a requirement in becoming a part of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU), of which Geneva is a founding member. This important distinction sets Geneva apart from other religiously afﬁliated colleges and universities that aren’t members of the CCCU, and ensures that our campus environment endorses and strengthens Christian values. 3
A capacity crowd packed Metheny Fieldhouse for the Third Day/Tenth Avenue North concert. Geneva hosts events like this to stimulate spiritual growth both on campus and throughout the community.
“Being a part of Geneva College has changed the way I see many things. It has helped me build a ﬁrmer foundation in the Lord and allowed me to exercise and hone my discipline and drive to do all for the glory of God.” Josiah Reiner, Sociology major
QUEST TRIPS “Quest trips are short-term trips designed to help students connect a Christian worldview to faithful reﬂection, response and action. Students spend time listening and learning from community partners and serving alongside them in the ongoing work they do. In the past, students have served in Los Angeles, Mexico, Aliquippa, Pittsburgh, New Orleans and Washington, D.C.” Missy Nyeholt, Director for the Center for Faith and Practice
“He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the LORD is the key to this treasure.” Isaiah 33:6
At Geneva College, you will be intellectually challenged with rigorous academics rooted in strong Christian values. Every faculty member is committed to helping you develop your talents and abilities to their fullest in the pursuit of achieving your potential as a human being created in the image of God. And a degree from Geneva has value. We are accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and hold multiple memberships, afﬁliations, accreditations and approvals. Not only will you be prepared for a career upon graduation, you will be equipped to go into the world and serve the Lord in all you do.
“Starting with the belief that God is the source of all truth, education becomes the exciting adventure of seeking to appropriate knowledge in all its various facets under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.” Geneva College’s Foundational Concepts of Christian Education
FACULTY The faculty is at the heart of every college. At Geneva, you will ﬁnd professors who are committed to excellence in learning. In addition to their exemplary educational preparation, many have real-world work experience in their ﬁelds. We have education professors who have been teachers, chemistry professors who have been chemists and business faculty who have held executive posts. Our faculty will share this broad range of education and experience with you to engage you in your ﬁeld and prepare you for life beyond the classroom. And with a low student-to-faculty ratio of 13:1, Geneva presents a welcoming learning environment that encourages personal interaction between you and your professors. Faculty members at Geneva will also intentionally challenge you to grow in your Christian faith. All tenure track professors are required to produce a faith and learning paper that clearly demonstrates the integration of faith with their speciﬁc discipline. No matter what major you choose, God will be at the center of your learning.
“I really like that the class size is small enough to let me have a personal relationship with my professors.” Jordan Harbison, Business major, sport management minor
MAJORS Geneva offers nearly 40 undergraduate majors to choose from, and you can personalize your academic experience with dual majors, minors and concentrations. If you still can’t ﬁnd the right ﬁt, design an independent major to match your unique interests. We know that exploring all the academic options and career opportunities in front of you can be challenging. If you aren’t sure what you want to study, don’t worry. Geneva can provide focus and direction to your search to help you meet that challenge. Many students enter Geneva College with undeclared majors. We offer programs and services speciﬁcally designed to help you assess your strengths and talents and connect them to academic programs.
CORE CURRICULUM The courses that make up the core curriculum provide the academic framework for everything you learn at Geneva. As you explore the arts, sciences, humanities and more from a biblical perspective, you will develop a Christian worldview that reveals how faith in Jesus Christ impacts every area of learning, your life and career, and the whole of creation. No matter which major you choose, you will receive a well-rounded education through required courses in biblical studies; communications; humanities; physical education; and the natural, social and political sciences.
AFFILIATED PROGRAMS Geneva offers a number of afﬁliated programs, providing the advantages of an accredited, Christ-centered liberal arts education at Geneva in combination with specialized instruction at another institution. These include visual communication programs in partnership with the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, environmental science courses at Au Sable Institute’s various locations throughout the world, a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree program in cardiovascular sciences with the nationally-recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute in Falls Church, VA, and the 3&3 Program through the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary (RPTS) in Pittsburgh, which allows students to receive a bachelor’s degree from Geneva and a Master of Divinity from RPTS in only six years.
Technology and education go hand in hand, and Geneva provides you with the tools necessary for academic success in the 21st Century. Wi-Fi is available across campus and each student receives a Geneva email account. Geneva’s Technology Services Department is on hand to provide you network support and access. In addition, several general and discipline-speciﬁc computer labs staffed by lab assistants are available for your use. You will ﬁnd the McCartney Library a tremendous resource in conducting research, writing papers and exploring God’s creation. The library’s resources and collections include over 400,000 items, as well as a growing array of electronic databases and books that are accessible online 24/7. Librarians are available to help you navigate these sources and provide research help.
Our science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) students experience hands-on learning with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment including research grade electronics, general and specialized computer laboratories, and optical and other measurement equipment. The Science & Engineering Building provides classrooms and laboratories for biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics and physics majors. Rapp Technical Design Center is used by engineering students for the design and creation of technological products in cooperation with Geneva’s Pinkerton Center for Technology Development, which supports research work.
“At Geneva, you are not only surrounded by professors that care about you and care about your success in the classroom, but you are also learning in a friendly environment that you would never ﬁnd in a large public school. Here, each person has the chance to grow and explore an education they are passionate about within a spirit-ﬁlled community.” Cally Cooper, Chemistry major
POINTS OF EXCELLENCE Did you know… s 'ENEVA AWARDS BACHELORS DEGREES IN NEARLY UNDERGRADUATE major areas of study and offers seven master’s degree programs? s 'ENEVA GRADUATES PASS THE TEST FOR TEACHER CERTIlCATION IN elementary education (Praxis II) at over a 99% rate in the ﬁrst attempt—one of the highest pass rates in Pennsylvania? s 'ENEVA #OLLEGE IS ONE OF SCHOOLS IN THE 5NITED 3TATES selected to join the Undergraduate Microbial Genome Annotation Program, an initiative of the Department of Energy’s Joint Genome Institute (JGI) that offers colleges and universities the opportunity to “interpret” bacterial and archeal genomes? You can learn more about what makes Geneva College academics distinctive at www.geneva.edu/excellence. “The classes at Geneva are challenging, so they prepare you for the real world.” Zack Hayward, Elementary education major
“For the spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7
Horizons Enrich your college experience and challenge yourself by getting out of the classroom and travelling the world. A study-abroad experience can help you deepen your appreciation of God’s creation, develop a greater understanding for different cultures as well as your own, gain independence, and make new friends in Christ. Begin your journey at Crossroads, Geneva’s center for off-campus studies and explore the many studyabroad programs and integrated courses available.
“Geneva students return from places like Costa Rica, Australia, Russia, Lithuania, Uganda or China with a deeper understanding of God, His creation and of themselves. These off-campus semesters are fun—no doubt about it—but they are also life changing. Come and experience the challenge for yourself.“ Ann Burkhead, Director of Crossroads and International Student Services 12
C R O S S R OA D S
Crossroads There are over 40 study-abroad programs available though Crossroads, including Geneva College endorsed semester programs in South Africa, Jerusalem and Scotland; integrated courses in Britain, China and Israel; CCCU semester programs in Russia, the Middle East and Los Angeles; and many more exciting opportunities. For more information and a complete listing of programs and places, visit www.geneva.edu/crossroads.
Semester in Rome Dedicated to a strong humanities program, Geneva developed the Semester in Rome, which allows you to complete the majority of your humanities requirements (see page 8) while living amidst the art, culture and history of Rome. Explore some of the world’s ﬁnest churches, art galleries, historic sites and museums with Italy as your classroom. For more information, go to www.geneva.edu/rome.
“This semester will go down in history as the semester that I sought after God, that I started seeing more in my future, and as the best semester that I ever had.” Jesse Lambert, Elementary education major, Semester in Rome
“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another— and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” Hebrews 10:24-25
Community Whether you live in one of the residence halls or commute t tto class, l you’re ’ an iintegral t l partt off th the Geneva College community. We encourage you to take action and get involved. Attend a Bible study, participate in a service project, join a club, sing in the choir or perform in a play. No matter what you choose to do at Geneva, living and learning together with other students will challenge you to develop your entire person—spiritual, emotional, physical, social and intellectual.
“Geneva provides so many options for students to get involved. With all the events they offer, there is something for everyone.” Julia Schademan, Communication major
STUDENT ACTIVITIES Student Programs These are the people who make it happen. Whether you’re into art, sports or just want to have a fun evening with friends, Student Programs has an event planned for you. Popular programs include Mystery Bus Trips, Coffee House nights with live music, Midnight Madness, Last Blast and much more. Student Leadership Students have a voice at Geneva. If you want to be heard, join a branch of the Geneva College Student Union (GSCU) and develop your leadership skills while serving others and making Geneva a better place for the entire community. Campus Clubs and Organizations A variety of clubs and organizations on campus offer you a way to connect to your passion, whether you enjoy the arts, playing sports or want to join an accredited chapter of an academic club. Campus clubs and organizations include Autism Speaks U, Cheerleading Club, God Led, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the Psychology Club, men’s and women’s rugby and many more. For a complete list of current clubs, visit www.geneva.edu/clubs. Arts and Entertainment If you like to sing, write, play an instrument, act or perform in any way, Geneva has a group that’s right for you. Student publications include The Cabinet student newspaper and The Chimes, a biannual publication of student essays, short stories, poetry and art. Geneva has many excellent music ensembles including the Genevans choir, Marching Band, the New Song music and drama ministry, Symphonic Band, and more. Our theater program produces shows every semester, alternating between musicals and classical play performances. And WGEV Studios offers programming and production experience in radio, television and news media.
“Student development at Geneva College is designed to support the work of the classroom while helping students grow in all areas of life. We are here to help you become leaders of character.” Mike Loomis, Dean of Student Development
“Living on Geneva’s campus provides a unique, safe environment that allows students to form relationships as close as a family.” Leah Yungwirth, Communication major
“In Residence Life, we believe that we have been created to reﬂect God and that, because God exists as Father, Son and Holy Spirit, we cannot accurately reﬂect Him to the world apart from community. Therefore, we strive to create a living and learning community in the Residence Halls which will encourage students to grow as Christ-followers and reﬂect Him through the way that we interact with each other.” Neil Best, Director of Residence Life 17
RESIDENCE LIFE Residence Halls In the residence halls, you’ll experience a sense of community and relationship-building as you get to know others living nearby. Whether you’re making new friends or just hanging out with your old ones, you’ll ﬁnd Geneva is a place you’ll love to call home. Each residence hall features: s 7I &I INTERNET CONNECTION s HOUR LOCKED FACILITIES s ,OUNGES WITH CABLE 46 s &REE LAUNDRY FACILITIES s &URNITURE INCLUDING SINGLE BEDS DESKS SHELVES DRESSERS AND CLOSETS Geneva has four traditional residence halls primarily housing ﬁrstyear students: Clarke Hall and McKee Hall for women, Memorial Hall and Pearce Hall for men. The college’s apartment-style residence halls— Young, Geneva Arms and Schoolhouse—house men and women in separate wings. Geneva also operates several houses: Barbato House, Kerr House, Patterson House, Richardson House and Swanson House. Commuters Students who don’t live on campus remain a vital part of the Geneva community. Many local students opt to live at home and we offer a variety of opportunities for them to connect to campus life. Campus Food Services There are a number of places on campus where you can gather with friends to enjoy a meal and time of fellowship. Geneva offers a variety of meal plans and cash or pre-purchased FLEX points can be used to purchase snacks, drinks and other “grab and go” products. Alexander Hall The dining commons in Alex’s provides a variety of excellent buffet dining options. The Brigadoon Centrally located in the Student Center, the “Brig” is ideal for hanging out, studying and grabbing a quick meal on your way to class. The Riverview Café The Riverview offers a full line of hot and cold drinks, as well as fresh-baked pastries.
Counseling Services “If you need someone to talk with about a concern you are having, no matter how minor or major it may be, the Counseling Center is here to provide professional and conﬁdential counseling. You can contact the Center in order to schedule an appointment and we would be more than willing to talk with you.” Amy Solman, Director of Counseling Services
HEALTH AND STUDENT SERVICES
Campus Security “No matter where you are or what time it is, we’re here to make sure you’re safe. And in the event of an emergency, we immediately notify the campus and let everyone know how to respond in a safe manner.” Dennis Denni is Dama Damazo, Damazo azo, Director of SSecurity
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Health Services “If you get sick or have a medical concern, visit Health Services to see the nurse or schedule an appointment with a physician. An on-call nurse is available 24 hours a day in case of emergency.” Connie Erwin, Director of Health Services
Academic Counseling Center and Educational Support Services (ACCESS) ACCESS is here to provide assistance to ALL students in achieving their educational goals. Programs include peer tutoring, academic counseling and disability services. 19
“The Multicultural Student Services ofﬁce serves all students on campus. Multicultural educators work to provide a greater level of awareness, education and sensitivity around issues of diversity and multiculturalism for the campus body.” Kathy Kinzer-Downs, Director of Multicultural Student Services
DIVERSITY Multicultural Student Services Multicultural Student Services assists multicultural students in their transition to college life, while increasing cultural and ethnic awareness on campus. Geneva offers a variety of programs and events to celebrate diversity including A Night of the Arts in Honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Black Student Organization (BSO), Cultural Immersion Trips and more. International Student Services If you are coming to Geneva College from another country, leaving your home and family behind can be challenging. Fortunately, friends and faculty members are here to welcome you to the Geneva community. The International Student Organization (ISO) provides a network of support for students who are far from home and familiar surroundings and fosters cross-cultural experiences in a social atmosphere by welcoming all students, faculty and staff.
â€œBeing that home is so far away, the Black Student Organization (BSO) reached out to me and made me part of their family, which helped me with the transition to college.â€? Ishea Jennings, Human services major
“I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 3:14
Physical activity is an important part of life—not only do health and ﬁtness affect academic performance, but we are called to be good stewards of all the gifts given to us by God—and that includes our bodies. Geneva offers a variety of varsity, intramural and club sports to choose from, as well as a ﬁtness center with an aerobics room and wide range of exercise equipment. Whether you play for a varsity team or just like to jog on a treadmill, we can help you ﬁnd a healthy balance between work and play.
CAMPUS RECREATION If you enjoy casual sports or just want to be ﬁt, Geneva has an activity for you. Our Fitness Center provides free weights, cardio machines and a large aerobic area for ﬂexibility training and aerobic workouts. You also have a number of intramural and club sports to choose from, like basketball, dodgeball, ﬂag football, women’s rugby, volleyball and more.
“Intramural sports provide an atmosphere to play sports and meet new people in such a fun environment.” Lauren Jaworowski, Biology major
Geneva’s student-athletes excel both in the classroom and on the playing ﬁelds. Each year, Geneva boasts numerous Academic All-Americans, as well as All-Conference performers in both men’s and women’s athletics. Our coaches focus on the development of the entire student: athletically, academically, socially and spiritually. Men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports include basketball, cross country, soccer, and track and ﬁeld (indoor and outdoor). Geneva also offers men’s baseball and football, and women’s softball, tennis and volleyball. Geneva College is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III, the President’s Athletic Conference (PAC) and the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA). To learn more about intercollegiate sports and athletic programs at Geneva, call the admissions ofﬁce at 800.847.8255 or visit www.geneva.edu.
“I love the environment in athletics; we’re more than a team, we’re a family.” DJ Damazo, Undeclared major, Men’s varsity basketball
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11
Enter Into Your
God has big plans for you. He wants you to become everything He designed you to be. At Geneva, we want you to enter into your calling fully able to use your gifts and talents to serve God and others. The Career Development Center is here to help you prepare for that challenge. “Students should be aware of God’s call on their lives and thus see their education as an opportunity to prepare for their life work, whatever those ﬁelds of endeavor may be.” Geneva College’s Foundational Concepts of Christian Education
CAREER DEVELOPMENT T Programs and services offered by career development include personal career counseling and assessments, calling and vocation programs, resume and cover-letter writing assistance, and more. And for valuable work experience, Geneva Job Link provides an online job and internship resource. Around 70% of students complete internships while at Geneva. Also, campus employment opportunities are available in residence life, admissions, food services, ofﬁce and department support, and fundraising, to name a few.
“Geneva has given me a clear understanding of my calling and has challenged me to become a better image of Christ. And my education has shed a light on how I can live a life pleasing to God while pursuing a career.” Collin Savidge, Student ministry major
“From your ﬁrst day on campus to the day you graduate, we are here to help you explore and prepare for your calling. Even after you graduate, career development can provide you with resources for networking, job opportunities, professional development and further education.” Rob Rostoni, Director of Career Development
“A my God will meet all “And your needs according to yo the riches of his glory in th Ch Christ Jesus.” Ph Philippians 4:19
“Students and their families are concerned about the cost of higher education, and navigating all the ﬁnancial decisions can be challenging. Our admissions and ﬁnancial aid counselors can help by working directly with you to explore scholarship opportunities, payment plans and loan options.” Steve Bell, Director of Financial Aid
A Geneva College education will prepare you for your career—but it also does so much more. Pursuing a degree from Geneva is an investment that will transform you as you deepen your understanding of how God relates to everything in life. That’s why we are committed to making a Christian education at Geneva College as affordable as possible. We want you to go out into the world ready to not only succeed, but also to impact society for the kingdom of Christ. Around 95 percent of Geneva students receive some type of ﬁnancial assistance, and the college distributes millions of dollars in institutional aid each year. Types of aid include Geneva College grants and scholarships, federal and state grants, campus workstudy programs, church and community grants and scholarships, and federal and private educational loans.
“The ﬁnancial aid counselors are always willing to help you if you have a question. And they have great tips about how you can start paying back your loans.” Ji Yun Bae, Communication major 29
“So whether you eat or drink or what ever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:31
Choosing the right college is a challenging decision. But if you’re looking for a rigorous education, a close-knit Christian community and the opportunity to grow into the person God wants you to become, we know just the place for you—Geneva College. Christ is central to our challenging academics, topnotch athletic programs and engaging extracurricular activities. And we are committed to a Christian worldview that acknowledges God’s sovereignty over all of creation. Check us out and see for yourself.
“When people look at Geneva, they should see a fully integrated curriculum that is centered on knowing God and His redemptive purpose, faculty and students whose scholarship impacts the broader academic community, programs and activities that prepare students to serve in the kingdom of God, and a grace-ﬁlled Christian community.” Dr. Kenneth A. Smith, President of Geneva College 30
AT A GLANCE
s /UR ACRE CAMPUS IS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY MILES NORTHWEST of Pittsburgh in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. s !S A FOUNDING MEMBER OF THE #OUNCIL FOR #HRISTIAN #OLLEGES Universities (CCCU), Geneva is one of only four colleges in Pennsylvania and one of 116 in the North America approved for membership. s 3INCE 'ENEVA #OLLEGE HAS BEEN ACCREDITED BY THE #OMMISSION on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. s !LL FACULTY MEMBERS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EVANGELICAL #HRISTIANS WHO are active members of their churches. s 4HE SCHOOL MOTTO IS 0RO #HRISTO ET 0ATRIA WHICH MEANS &OR Christ and Country. s 'ENEVA WAS FOUNDED IN .ORTHWOOD /HIO IN BY THE 2EFORMED Presbyterian Church of North America (RPCNA), and moved to Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania in 1880. s 4HE SCHOOL COLORS ARE /LD 'OLD AND 7HITE s 4HE COLLEGE IS NAMED IN HONOR OF 'ENEVA 3WITZERLAND WHICH WAS the center of the 16th century Reformed Christian faith movement.
TRADITIONS During its 160-year history, Geneva has developed a rich history of traditions. We love sharing the stories of our past, just as we love having students take part in creating today’s campus culture. Come to Geneva and add your story to the collection. The Golden Tornadoes Geneva sports teams were originally nicknamed the Covenanters, or “Covies,” a tribute to the school’s Scottish Presbyterian heritage. In the 1920s, however, a new moniker began appearing in student newspaper articles. Some attribute the change to a statement made by Geneva College’s Football Hall of Fame Coach Bo McMillin, who described opponent Georgia Tech’s powerful offense as “a golden tornado.” Other legends say the name comes from an actual tornado that supposedly ripped through Beaver Valley and took the gold-colored roof off of Old Main in the early 1900s. But regardless of where the nickname came from, students love the mascot Turbo and cheering on their Golden Tornadoes. My Generation Night (MGN) MGN is the annual student talent showcase described by many students as the most anticipated event of the year. The Big “G” Able to be seen from nearly everywhere on campus, a giant white “G” the size of a four-story building overlooks Reeve’s Field from a hillside across the Beaver River. Film Fest Students dress to the nines for this annual red-carpet event featuring movies written, directed, ﬁlmed and cast by Geneva students. The Victory Bell Once used to signal class changes, team captains now ring this bell in Old Main to announce their team’s victory.
“You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the ﬁeld will clap their hands.” Isaiah 55:12
Located in the City of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, Geneva College offers the comfort of small-town living with the convenience of big-city attractions nearby. There are plenty of shops, restaurants and parks within walking distance of campus and the professional sports and cultural venues of Pittsburgh are less than an hour away.
LOCAL ATTRACTIONS Beaver Falls Coffee & Tea Co. (walking distance) Buttermilk Falls Natural Area (two-minute drive) Brady’s Run and Brush Creek State Parks (10- to 15-minute drive) Shopping and dining locations (ﬁve- to 15-minute drive)
PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Pirates, Steelers and Penguins Cultural District Art and music festivals Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Andy Warhol Museum Carnegie Science Center Kennywood Amusement Park Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Natural History Museum Southside Works
Photo by Kevin Perez
The Strip, Pittsburgh’s historic market district
Are you ready to accept the challenge? Then take time today and apply for admission to Geneva College. Scan the QR code below or go to www.geneva.edu/apply and apply online or download an application. Once we receive your application and all supporting documentation, you can expect to have your acceptance decision within two weeks. And while you’re visiting our website, schedule a campus visit. Come to Geneva, talk with one of our admissions counselors and learn more about majors, ﬁnancial aid and housing. Sit in on a class, meet with faculty and students, tour the campus, and eat in the dining hall. You can even spend the night in a residence hall. For more information about the application process or arranging your personal visit, contact the Office of Admissions at 800.847.8255 or email@example.com.
“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 36
“The college years are a crucial stage of life and it is important to have a strong support system during this time. The Geneva College community comes alongside students and provides the personalized support they need to be successful. Apply for admission and then schedule your campus visit to see our beautiful campus and learn more about the great things happening at Geneva.” Joel Brubaker, Associate Director of Recruitment
GE NEVA C O L L EG E A C A D E M I C P R OG RAM S Accounting Chemistry Applied Mathematics Pre-Forensics Biblical Languages Pre-Pharmacology Biblical Studies Christian Ministries Biochemistry Missions Biology Pre-seminary Cell and Molecular Communication Environmental Communication Studies Human Integrated Media Allied Health Programs Public Relations Biomedical Research Visual Communication Cardiovascular Science Writing Medical Technology Communication Disorders (Speech Pathology) Pre-Dental Computer Science Pre-Medicine Hardware Pre-Nursing Information Systems Pre-Occupational Therapy Science/Math Programming Pre-Optometry Web Technology Pre-Pharmacy Education Pre-Physician Assistant PK-4 Education/PK-8 Special Education Pre-Physical Therapy Middle School Education (4-8) Pre-Veterinary Language Arts Biopsychology Math Business Science Economics Social Studies Finance Secondary Education CertiďŹ cation Human Resource Management Biology International Business Chemistry Management & Entrepreneurship English Management of Information Systems Math Marketing Physics Sport Management Social Studies Business Aviation
Engineering Chemical Civil Computer Electrical Environmental Interdisciplinary Mechanical English Literature Environmental Science History Human Services Independent Majors Music Music Business Music Education (K-12) Music Performance Philosophy Physics Political Science Pre-Law Psychology Sociology Sport Management/Business Student Ministry Writing Check out the Geneva College Catalog at www.geneva.edu/academics_college_ catalog. Updated annually, the catalog is the authoritative source of information on majors, programs, course requirements and academic standards.
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