- 4 Year
- JACKSON, MS
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- Academicsgrade B+
- Valuegrade B minus
- Diversitygrade A
- Campusgrade A minus
- Athleticsgrade B minus
- Party Scenegrade C+
- Professorsgrade B
- Locationgrade B minus
- Dormsgrade A
- Campus Foodgrade B+
- Student Lifegrade B+
- Safetygrade A
Belhaven University stands among select Christian colleges and universities with national influence and has been repeatedly named one of “America’s 100 Best College Buys.” The University offers over 70 areas of study including academic majors and concentrations across a full spectrum of disciplines.
Located in the capitol city of Jackson, Mississippi, Belhaven has achieved the distinction of being among only 36 universities nationally accredited in each of the major arts—music, theater, visual art and dance. The science curriculum is one of only two Christian universities recognized by the White House STEM Initiative. The University’s 15 athletic teams compete in the NCAA Division III.
All programs are taught from a Christian worldview perspective and are guided by the mission to prepare students academically and spiritually to serve Christ Jesus in their careers, in human relationships and in the world of ideas.
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Most Popular Majors
- Business173 Graduates
- Biblical Studies45 Graduates
- Psychology44 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities31 Graduates
- Healthcare Management30 Graduates
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science26 Graduates
- Sport and Fitness Management25 Graduates
- Accounting20 Graduates
- Dance20 Graduates
- Nursing19 Graduates
Belhaven University’s Department of Public Relations serves students looking to be among the next generations of leaders in public relations, corporate communications and sports communications. Students learn to work with the media, develop messaging, facilitate crisis management, and build better communications strategies for businesses, events and non-profit organizations.
- Mix of Online and on Campus10%
- On Campus72%
- Some very conservative, some more liberal.22%
- Christian athlete9%
- Christian liberal9%
- A place to grow spiritually and academically92%