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Anderson University provides students with a rigorous and engaging learning experience that emphasizes the knowledge, intellectual skills, and conceptual frameworks central to each discipline.

Our students are driven by innovation, engaged in active learning, and eager to bring positive changes to the world around them. Anderson University shares that passion and is committed to helping you discover your calling, your path, and your purpose.

With 59 major degree programs, 38 concentrations, 46 minors, 18 master’s and doctoral degrees and 8 certification programs, you’ll experience a first-class, rigorous education at one of the country’s most respected institutions of Christian higher education.

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For God and humanity, Anderson University seeks to be an innovative, entrepreneurial premier comprehensive university where liberal arts, professional studies and graduate studies thrive within an uplifting, welcoming and distinctively Christian community of diverse faculty, staff and students dedicated to intellectually rigorous learning, a caring and hospitable campus culture and personal transformation.

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Anderson University School of Interior Design student Porter Rivers

Jun 22

School of Interior Design

From New York City to the Bahamas, Summer Interior Design Interns See the World

Anderson University School of Interior Design students, including Porter Rivers, are finding their purpose during summer internships around the globe.

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Dr. James Noble

Jun 18

Diversity and Inclusion

Dr. James Noble: Juneteenth Reminds Us of the High Cost of Freedom

Dr. James Noble, who serves as vice president for diversity and inclusion at Anderson University, examines Juneteenth and explains the meaning of freedom.

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A photo of South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, speaking on the campus of Anderson University during Palmetto Boys State in 2021.

Jun 18


Palmetto Boys State Back at Anderson University in 2021

Anderson University welcomed more than 500 Palmetto Boys State delegates to campus this summer, as well as state VIPs such as Governor Henry McMaster.

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Jun 17

College of Arts and Sciences

Summer Issue of Synthesis Now Online

Created by students in the Anderson University College of Arts and Sciences, Synthesis is a production of the Department of Communication.

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Anderson University graduate, Dr. Daniel Gearon, is shown speaking to a television film crew from the BBC.

Jun 16


AU Graduate Dr. Daniel Gearon Forms Suicide Prevention Organization in U.K.

Following a family tragedy, Dr. Daniel Gearon, a graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, founded an organization dedicated to preventing suicide among physicians.

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Jun 07


Students Named to Spring 2021 Dean's List

These students were named to the Dean's List at Anderson University for the spring semester, 2021.

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Anderson University does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or religion in its programs and activities. Please direct inquiries to Dr. L. Dianne King, Associate Vice President for Student Development/Dean of Student Success/Title IX Coordinator, Thrift Library Office 203, 316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC, 29621, (864) 231-2026, or to the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education at 1-800-421-3481 or