Belhaven Named One of America's Best Christian Colleges

 Americaƒ’‚¢ƒ¢â‚š‚¬ƒ¢â‚ž‚¢s Best Christian CollegesOctober 28, 2015 (Jackson, Miss.) - Belhaven University was recognized as one of America’s Best Christian Colleges in the country. This is the eighteenth year the University was recognized for its commitment to Christian higher education.

America’s Best Christian Colleges were selected based on the research of Institutional Research & Evaluation, Inc., an independent research and consulting organization specializing in the recruiting and retention of students for institutions of higher education. Belhaven was identified as a university that provides students a high quality education in a Christian environment that is consistent with its mission.   

“To be named as one of America's Best Christian Colleges is an honor,” said Suzanne Sullivan, Assistant Vice President for University Advancement. “We strive for excellence in all that we do, and it’s our mission to prepare men and women to serve Christ Jesus academically and spiritually in their careers, human relationships and the world of ideas.”

Every department at Belhaven is committed to a high academic standard and incorporates a biblical worldview in the classroom. Professors aspire to develop student leaders who live by Belhaven’s motto, “To serve, not to be served.” Sullivan adds, “As Christians we are here to serve others and I constantly see how our students and staff not only help one another, but do it as unto the Lord.”

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