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About Our University

Smith Christian University operates under the leadership of President and Founder, Dr. H.L. Smith and Chancellor Dr. E.H. Fulford. Theological degrees are offered on campus and through its online distance learning program and satellite campuses. The University seeks to train disciples to help them develop a closer relationship with Jesus Christ or improve their ministry. The university is about creating learners and educating students in an educational program that integrates biblical truth, ministry experience, and character transformation.

Smith Christian University provides a strong sense of community, faculty interaction, hands-on learning, and an individually tailored curriculum that gives you credit for your service in ministry and prepares you for future endeavors.

If you are considering SCU right out of high school or an adult with prior learning or college experience, get to know SCU and let us know how we can help you expand your experience.

Smith Christian University offers a challenging education rooted in God’s truth. We prepare students for success and encourage them to become the person God designed them to be. And not only do we intentionally integrate the Christian faith in every major and concentration, but we also provide a truly distinctive and high-quality academic experience.

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Our Mission

We aim to transform lives through higher education in a Christ-centered community. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth, and the practice of discipleship, as we prepare graduates who think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with purpose.

Our Vision

We strive to be a premier institution of faith-based learning, dedicated to fostering a transformative educational experience that integrates spiritual values with academic excellence. Our goal is to equip individuals with the knowledge, character, and purpose needed to inspire positive change.

Begin Your Journey

Start your journey toward a brighter future rooted in faith and knowledge. Contact us to begin.