Mars Hill University

Mars Hill University, an academic community rooted in the Christian faith, challenges and equips students to pursue intellectual, spiritual, and personal growth through an education that is: grounded in a rigorous study of the Liberal Arts; connected with the world of work; committed to character development, to service, and to responsible citizenship in the community, the region, and the world.Mars Hill University opened on its current site in 1856, and was chartered in 6, 1859. In 1960, Baptist State Convention approved plans to convert the college into a senior college. The college is located in one of the most beautiful regions of the country. The small town setting is complemented by proximity to Asheville, only twenty minutes away, which allows access to city amenities as well. A dedicated faculty and personal attention to student learning are central to the traditions of the college.

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Private, Coed 1856 N/A Semester $46.3 million + 100 Athletic Street, Mars Hill, NC 28754 (866) 642-4968
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55 100.0 North Carolina Mars Hill 641