CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (April 23, 2015) — Due to Campbellsville University’s focus on Christian higher education, TheologyDegree.org has ranked Campbellsville University number 34 in the Top 50 Christian Colleges and Universities in the United States.
“While there are hundreds of choices for faith-based colleges around the country, our list of the Top 50 colleges and universities highlight some amazing institutions. This ranking takes into account multiple factors that are critical to the student on-campus experience,” said Kevin Shull, the author of the list.
There were several factors that went into creating this list, some of which include: student satisfaction, alumni giving, SAT and GPA scores, postgraduate opportunities, student debt, student/faculty ratio and reputation.
“Campbellsville University is honored and grateful to be recognized as one of the top 50 Christian universities in the United States,” Dr. John Chowning, Campbellsville University vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president, said.
“This is further affirmation of CU’s growing reputation at the national level as a university that is Christ centered, academically excellent and challenging, and preparing the next generation of Christian servant leaders. ‘Vision 2025,’ the blueprint that underpins CU’s future growth and development, speaks to the goal of Campbellsville University emerging as one of America’s premier Christian universities,” he said.
Other colleges and universities on the list include Wheaton College, Indiana Wesleyan University, Calvin College, Houston Baptist University, Union University, Bethel University and more. The full list is located at http://www.theologydegrees.org/top-christian-colleges/.
“We are excited to publish this ranking of Christian Colleges and Universities and look forward to promoting these educational opportunities to prospective students and parents,” Shull said.
“To be named as one of the top 50 Christian universities certainly is a strong indicator that CU is becoming one of our country’s top tier Christian universities,” Chowning said.
Theology Degrees is a site dedicated to ranking and exploring the options of Theology-based educational opportunities. Theology Degrees.org reviews and ranks publicly available data and compiles these findings into independent ranking assessments, working diligently to provide unbiased and accurate rankings of various aspect of the faith-based, collegiate experience.
Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 3,500 students offering 63 undergraduate options, 17 master’s degrees, five postgraduate areas and eight pre-professional programs. The website for complete information is campbellsville.edu.