Geneva College

Beaver Falls, PA

Geneva College

Beaver Falls, PA

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If you’re a college student looking for a better fit or planning to continue your studies after completing a two-year program, Geneva College may be right for you. Geneva offers an academically rigorous and Christ-centered education in a superb learning environment. Founded on strong Christian principles, Geneva is a place where you can make lifelong friendships with fellow students who share your values. You can also develop meaningful relationships with professors who care about your academic, personal, and spiritual growth.

Geneva is transfer friendly
Students can transfer an unlimited number of credits from both two-year and four-year colleges. Evaluation of courses is done quickly, and we’re happy to advise you on your future path at Geneva. The College provides academic grants and scholarships just for transfer students. If you have a college GPA of 3.5 or higher, you’re eligible for the Dean’s Scholarship of $15,000 per year. A GPA between 3.0–3.49 earns $12,500 a year with the Tower Scholarship. And a 2.5 GPA qualifies for a Ferncliffe Grant of $9,000 per year. Each scholarship award is renewable when you maintain the required GPA at Geneva. 

Preparation for your life’s work
With a vocational focus and emphasis on calling, Geneva prepares students to excel in today’s world. Geneva alumni serve as doctors, engineers, teachers, airline pilots, missionaries, church and community leaders, elected officials, business owners, and in many other roles that require intellectual agility and practical wisdom. Geneva offers over 145 undergraduate majors and programs as well as 100+ off-campus study abroad programs. Our ABET-accredited Engineering program was ranked among the top 100 “Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs” in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and 100% of our Engineering students are working or in graduate school within six months of graduation. What’s more, over 80% of Geneva graduates who apply to med school are accepted.  

Academic options abound
Geneva College is recognized for its academic strength. Our most popular majors include Biology, Business, Computer Science, Elementary & Special Education, Engineering, and Nursing. Other majors of note include Aviation Business Management, Business, Communication Disorders, Cybersecurity, Music, and Student Ministry. At Geneva, you can also work with your advisor to design and pursue an Independent Major that’s just right for you.

Christian focus
A Geneva education is grounded in the truth of God’s Word in every aspect of student life—academics, athletics, and activities. Every one of our experienced and accomplished professors is a committed Christian who challenges students to be all that God created them to be. Our low 13:1 student-faculty ratio means more personal attention and guidance in all areas of life. 

Campus life
There’s a lot going on on our beautiful 55-acre campus in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania—about 35 miles northwest of Pittsburgh and just miles from Ohio. We offer high-level athletic training and competition with 19 NCAA Division III varsity athletic teams for men and women. We also offer extensive intramural and club sports that connect athletic and non-athletic students with opportunities to enhance their physical fitness, character development, and leadership skills. Examples include flag football, indoor and sand volleyball, rugby, dodgeball, and table tennis. 

Geneva has more than 40 student organizations and coordinates 200+ student programs and activities each year. Organized music ensembles include The Genevans choir, Marching Band, Symphonic Band, and more. There are theater productions and Film Fest, groups such as Spanish Club and Dagorhir, and professional organizations for Accounting, Engineering, Criminal Justice, and more. 

Our Christian perspective
Geneva College is governed by the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America. We believe the Holy Bible is the foundation of all that is right, good, and true. We require faculty and staff to be professing Christians. They care about the development of our students’ minds, hearts, and spirits. We don’t have a litmus test to determine if incoming students believe what we believe, so people of many denominations and doctrines study at Geneva. Our conversations are honest, frank, and often eye-opening.


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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.

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Geneva College is ranked among the Top Regional Universities in the United States | U.S. News & World Report

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As a College of Distinction, Geneva is nationally recognized for providing outstanding preparation that is highly valued by graduate schools and employers.

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With its first rate programs and recognized professional accreditation in the Education field, Geneva is named a college of distinction.

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With its first rate programs and recognized professional accreditation in the Business field, Geneva is named a college of distinction.

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High Value With High Outcomes

Academic excellence and affordability are key factors in selecting a college. They make up value, and that’s exactly what Geneva is noted for. A Geneva education prepares students to think, reason, and communicate well with others. Graduates achieve quality professional performance and a life of faithful and fruitful service. In fact, 93% of students are employed or in grad school within six months of graduation.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “I share the same values that Geneva holds. This is a community where I’m welcomed and appreciated. My voice matters when I raise my hand in class or just talk to a professor as I walk across campus. It’s been an amazing experience.”

    • Emmanuel Bravo '24
      Communication; veteran and transfer student