November 14, 2015
Elizabeth City, NC – November 9, 2015. Mid-Atlantic Christian University has been listed as one of the top colleges and universities in North Carolina by Best Value Schools. The schools were ranked according to graduation rates, net price to attend, acceptance rate, and twenty-year net return on investment (pay scale). Statistics were gathered from College Navigator for all colleges and universities.
The Best Value Schools noted that “No one college is perfect but this ranking offers you a premier selection of universities to help get you started on your search for an education in North Carolina.” Dr. D. Clay Perkins, MACU President, stated that “North Carolina is home to many excellent public and private universities and I am honored that MACU would be included among the top colleges and universities in the state. “
Mid-Atlantic Christian University was established by George W. Bondurant as Roanoke Bible College in 1948 to address a shortage of educated and trained ministers for churches in Northeastern North Carolina and Southeast Virginia. MACU continues to offer a superior education for those who desire to serve Christ in the church as well as those who want a faith-based education that prepares them for vocations and service in the marketplace.
Best Value Schools states that “MACU is still one of the top universities in North Carolina if you’re interested in a religious collegiate experience.” Indeed, all course and degree programs are taught from a Christian worldview as students are taught to think critically. Mid-Atlantic Christian University transforms ordinary people into extraordinary Christian leaders. MACU alumni serve in 48 states, 1 territory, the District of Columbia, and 25 countries.
Mid-Atlantic Christian University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Mid-Atlantic Christian University.
Mid-Atlantic Christian University, a private, faith based, four year college is committed to equality of educational opportunity and will not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, age, disability, or prior military service. Federal guidelines (Sections 702-703 of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act) clearly recognize the right of church related institutions to seek personnel who will support the goals of the institution. Being a student or employee at Mid-Atlantic Christian University requires a commitment and lifestyle consistent with the institution's mission and values.