Point University

Founded in 1937 as Atlanta Christian College, Point University is a private, liberal arts institution preparing students to influence culture for Christ in all spheres of life -- through business, entertainment and the arts, education, government, the Church and the nonprofit world.Point University offers degree programs in areas of study ranging from biblical studies to business. The Access program offers associate and bachelors degrees for adult learners, as well as online courses. In 2016 Point University began offering Masters programs. The University provides a broad, comprehensive curriculum designed to prepare students for their chosen professions. Just as importantly, the University equips students to meld their faith into all aspects of their life- personal and professional- so they see life and mission as one and the same.The Universitys main campus relocated to West Point, Ga., just an hour away from Atlanta near the Alabama border, in the fall of 2012. The University has five additional off-site locations: Atlanta, Savannah, McDonough and Peachtree City, Ga., and Birmingham, Ala.Point Universitys students are part of a growing, vibrant community of believers who support and encourage one another, representing a variety of Christian faith backgrounds. At Point, professors and students know each other by name and build relationships that last a lifetime. Students are encouraged to serve others, whether through a mission trip across the globe or an urban service project. Students are also encouraged to get involved on campus, where activities include a variety of social, service, athletic and performing arts organizations. Points athletic teams compete at the NAIA level, fielding teams in baseball, mens and womens basketball, mens and womens cross country, football, mens and womens soccer, softball, volleyball, tennis, cheerleading and lacrosse.Point University graduates are working and serving in 43 states, three U.S. territories, more than 15 foreign countries, and with numerous campus ministries, Christian camps and churches. Whether called to full-time ministry or another career, Point University graduates are going into all the world to live and love and serve in a way that makes Jesus, the Gospel and the cross visible to a world in need.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Private, Coed 1937 N/A Semester N/A 507 West 10th Street, West Point, GA 31833 (706) 385-1000
overall score total score state city online paying global
45 100.0 Georgia West Point 1103