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SAGE Scholars Monthly Newsletter | July 2021

Centenary College of Louisiana Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Centenary College of Louisiana Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Centenary College of Louisiana, ranked #1 in the nation among baccalaureate colleges for sending students to study abroad, has joined the SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards program. This year's "Centenary in Paris" experience that sends all first-year students to France to begin their college careers, is scheduled for August 5-to-13 and will include both the freshman and sophomore classes.

At Centenary your education is a rigorous and engaging journey. With professors who know your name and believe in your potential, you'll chart a course toward a rewarding and successful career. Centenary College of Louisiana combines a traditional liberal arts education with real-world experience courses, internships, and study abroad opportunities. Centenary is Louisiana's only U.S. News & World Report Top National Liberal Arts College and is ranked as one of Princeton Review's "Best 386 Colleges."

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Luther College Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Luther College Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Luther College, offering one of the world's largest and most acclaimed collegiate music programs, has joined the SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards program. Of Luther's 1,800 undergraduate students, close to 875 participate in six choirs, three bands, three orchestras, two jazz bands and numerous smaller ensembles.

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Hiram College again named College of Distinction for 2021-22

Hiram College again named College of Distinction for 2021-22

Hiram College has again been recognized for excellence in higher education, earning a place as one of the nation's 2021-2022 Colleges of Distinction and Ohio Colleges of Distinction. With a student-centered approach to teaching and learning, Hiram has proven itself to be at the forefront of higher education. Read More

Canisius College Introduces BS in Data Science

Canisius College Introduces BS in Data Science

As big data transforms all aspects of the world, industries are competing for a limited number of individuals with expertise turning complex information into actionable insights. Canisius College is filling that void by introducing a new bachelor's of science degree in data science. Set to launch in fall 2021, data science develops in students a core set of technical skills in mathematics, computer science and business intelligence. Read More

KEEPING ON TRACK WITH SAGE SCHOLARS

SAGE Scholars Educational Foundation Honors Legend Scholars

SAGE Scholars recognizes visionary leaders who have devoted their lives to the purpose of promoting the values and affordability of private higher education. It is our honor to dedicate three of our Educational Foundation's scholarships in their names. Read More

The SAGE Scholars Value Index

SAGE Scholars is proud of the caliber of colleges and universities we have worked with over the last 25 years. These institutions attract top students from all over the country and 90% have received an "America's Best" ranking by U.S. News and World Report. Even so, every once in a while we are asked; How good are SAGE Scholars member colleges and universities? Of course, we think our member colleges and universities are the best - but with our SAGE Scholars Value Index we set out to prove it. Read More

Southern Nazarene University Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Southern Nazarene University Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

Southern Nazarene University, a Christ-centered community preparing purpose-driven, passionate servant leaders who aim to make the world better, has become the 64th member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) to participate in the SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards Enrollment Consortium.

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Earn Your Law Degree Fast Through William Peace University and Campbell Law School

Earn Your Law Degree Fast Through William Peace University and Campbell Law School

Are you an undergraduate or high school student looking for a fast track law degree program that includes your bachelor's degree? Are you a working adult who has always wanted to be an attorney, but life, so far, has always gotten in the way? William Peace University and Campbell Law School have partnered together to offer a unique opportunity to students looking for an affordable, accelerated law degree program: a BA in Pre-Law, Criminal Justice, or Political Science and a juris doctor (JD) from Campbell in just a six-year program. Read More

University of Evansville Launches Music Community Conservatory

University of Evansville Launches Music Community Conservatory

Earlier this year, the University of Evansville (UE) announced the creation of the UE Music Conservatory to better serve students and the local community. Beginning this fall, the Conservatory will expand its offerings to provide musical opportunities and lifelong learning for all ages through the new Community Conservatory. Lessons and classes will begin in August. Read More

KEEPING ON TRACK WITH SAGE SCHOLARS

Ten Minute Professor - A Private College May Cost Less Than You Think

Don't let the list price of tuition scare you away from considering a private college education - it may actually end up costing less than a state school. 64% of students at a private college graduate in 4 years vs. 37% at public universities, saving a lot of time and money. Read More

How 529 College Savings Plans Work And Why You Should Consider One Over A High-yield Savings Account

With the cost of college rising year over year, it's hard to even imagine what the tuition sticker price will be when babies born in 2020 start college in the fall of 2038. And with all the competing expenses the average American family juggles, it's impossible to offer a one-size-fits-all answer to the question of whether and how to fund your child's college education. But if you are beginning to think about your baby's future, you'll want to take a closer look at 529 college savings plans, so you can fully understand their benefits and drawbacks. Read More

University of Redlands names Krista L. Newkirk as its next president

University of Redlands names Krista L. Newkirk as its next president

The University of Redlands Board of Trustees announced today that Krista L. Newkirk, J.D., will serve as the 12th president of the University of Redlands. Newkirk, who will be the first female president of the U of R, is currently president of Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Read More

St. Edward's University's Behavioral & Social Sciences Majors

St. Edward's University's Behavioral & Social Sciences Majors

What does it mean to have a personalized college experience? From your first meeting with your success coach until you walk through the Red Doors at graduation, you'll be following a roadmap that adapts to your goals. Along the way, you'll learn from professors who get to know you, take classes that open your eyes and have experiences that open doors. We caught up with alumni from the School of Behavioral and Social Sciences to find out how their experiences in their major at St. Edward's set them on the paths they're on today. Read More

Saint Augustine's University to Clear Tuition and Fee Balances for Spring, Summer and Fall 2021 Semesters

Saint Augustine's University to Clear Tuition and Fee Balances for Spring, Summer and Fall 2021 Semesters

When students at Saint Augustine's University return to campus for the Fall 2021 semester, they will be welcomed with some much-needed relief. In response to the challenges faced by many students resulting from COVID-19, all student account balances resulting from activity related to Spring, Summer and the upcoming Fall 2021 semesters will be cleared to reflect a zero-balance owed after all federal, state, and private awards have been considered. Read More