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Our Mission: To be and to share the Good News of Jesus Christ, witnessing, loving and serving from our doorsteps "to the ends of the earth." (Acts 1:8)
Our Vision: To be a faithful, growing church, that demonstrates true community, deep Christian spirituality and a passion for justice. (Micah 6:8)
Barton College is an independent, accalaureate, coeducational institution for qualified students from throughout the world. The College provides rigorous academic programs in a supportive, encouraging environment. To serve its culturally diverse community of learners, Barton’s curriculum blends academic disciplines and professional programs which focus on lifelong learning.
The goal of Barton College is to provide opportunities for intellectual, spiritual, social and cultural development. Barton graduates will be prepared to make reasoned and informed decisions, communicate effectively, understand interdisciplinary relationships, and demonstrate intracultural awareness and cross-cultural appreciation.
Our Vision is of a world where hopes and dreams become reality, where students have permission to dream.
Our Mission is to help all those we engage discover meaning in their lives through liberal and professional learning, meaningful work and commitment to service.
The mission of the Fish Interfaith Center is to provide sacred space and stimulating programming to inspire and assist people as they:
- Explore, discover, and deepen their spirituality,
- Develop an appreciation for spiritual diversity with a view to mutual enrichment,
- Integrate the spiritual and intellectual dimensions of life,
- Engage in ethical reflection and the discussion and development of values, and
- Construct a vision of what they can contribute to the common good
Columbia College assists individuals in gaining a broad understanding of the liberal arts and sciences through exemplary teaching. Learning is made possible by the discovery, acquisition and application of knowledge, diverse learning experiences and the totality of interaction among faculty, staff and students. In both undergraduate and graduate education, the college encourages intellectual growth, preparation for the world of work, involved citizenship and lifelong learning in order to pursue excellence in human endeavor.
Culver-Stockton College offers students the advantages of a quality liberal arts education with practical learning experiences. Culver-Stockton is a private, residential, four-year college in a beautiful setting on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. Located in Canton, Missouri, the historic campus is nestled into 140 acres of gently rolling countryside.
The mission of Culver-Stockton College is to provide students of promise a superb education within an active learning community founded upon integrity and the best values of faith and the human spirit.
Drake's mission is to provide an exceptional learning environment that prepares students for meaningful personal lives, professional accomplishments, and responsible global citizenship. The Drake experience is distinguished by collaborative learning among students, faculty, and staff and by the integration of the liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation.
Drury is a small, liberal arts university that has held to its core values since its establishment in 1873. These core values - the affirmation of the worth of all peoples and cultures, the creation of an environment that supports spiritual, physical, and intellectual development, and the preparation of students for unprecedented global change - help students become successful, productive, and responsible citizens in a rapidly changing global society. These values find their origins in Drury's unique church affiliation, and they are responsible for an academic and spiritual environment that provides students with unique opportunities and advantages.
Eureka College, a liberal arts and science institution, affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), exists to cultivate excellence in learning, service, and leadership. The College fosters the mutual development of intellect and character so that the members of our community may lead meaningful, productive lives and succeed in their professional and social roles.
Our mission at Hiram College is to enable students of all ages to develop as intellectually alive, socially responsible, ethical citizens ready for leadership and for continuous personal and professional growth.
Hiram College is committed to the following:
- To fostering a rigorous and demanding intellectual environment with an able, carefully selected student body and a strong, dedicated faculty;
- To maintaining a creative and value-based curriculum;
- To maintaining a mentoring community which integrates academic life with the total campus experience; fosters mutual regard and shared responsibility among students, faculty, staff, and village residents; and honors our historical traditions and environment.
At Jarvis Christian College, we are committed to helping students reach their full potential. Our drive towards excellence helps to inspire our vision of becoming one of the nation's leading schools for higher learning.
Lynchburg College, a private coeducational institution founded in 1903 in covenant with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), offers distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs that reflect its commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service to the greater community.
As Kentucky's only college for women and as a forerunner in coeducational adult accelerate learning, Midway College empowers undergraduate and graduate students as leaders through a professionally-oriented liberal arts education.
Our vision is to be a college known for its integration of excellent academic programs, a foundation in the Christian faith, and a focus on teaching leadership and ethics. Our mission is to develop competent ethical leaders for service in the workplace, community, Church, and the world
To educate individuals to think and act as ethical leaders and responsible citizens in the global community.
To be a prominent private university recognized for our global perspective, our diverse and supportive learning community, our commitment to research and creative discovery, and our emphasis on leadership development.
Our Core Values:
TCU values academic achievement, personal freedom and integrity, the dignity and respect of the individual, and a heritage of inclusiveness, tolerance and service.
Tougaloo College is an enduring and nurturing community that values life long learning. Our trademarks are academic excellence and social commitment. We prepare our students to produce the “next new idea” and to become the servant-leaders that will effect order and change in a global society by incorporating new technologies, practices and knowledge into our teaching, service and research.
Mission Statement and Purpose
Tougaloo College is a private, historically black, liberal arts institution, accessible to all persons regardless of race, ethnic origin, religion or creed. The College prepares students to be imaginative, self-directed, lifelong learners and mindful thinkers, committed to leadership and services in a global society by offering a high quality liberal studies program.
In its third century, Transylvania University is committed to excellence in undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences. For over half of its distinguished history, the College has been affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), whose ideals of tolerance and freedom of inquiry the College shares.
The College believes that all students, no matter what career or vocation they choose, benefit from liberal education; and so the College encourages the free search for knowledge and understanding drawn from the natural and social sciences, the humanities, and the arts. By so doing, the College strives to empower students to develop lifelong habits of learning and intelligent, respectful discussion.
An independent voice in higher education, William Woods University distinguishes itself as a student-centered and professions-oriented university committed to the values of ethics, self-liberation, and lifelong education of students in the world community.