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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.

Your journey awaits.

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AU Jazz Ensemble Concert
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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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AU News

Kim S. Miller Family Enterprise Institute Conference graphic

Sep 28

College of Business

Kim S. Miller Family Enterprise Institute of South Carolina Announces Second Annual Conference

This conference will focus on how to protect, strengthen and flourish as a family enterprise and a family.

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The Kim S. Miller Family Enterprise Institute of South Carolina

Sep 21


Anderson University’s Kim S. Miller Family Enterprise Institute Receives Wells Fargo Grant

Funding to Help Institute Engage Women, Minority-Owned Small Businesses.

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Dr. Johnnie Bradley

Sep 20


Clamp Divinity School Graduate Sees His Inner-City Dallas Ministry Grow

Dr. Johnnie Bradley has helped Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church move up to the next level and serve more people with the love of Jesus.

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A badge depicting the 2022 Great Colleges to Work For Honor Roll logo in red, white, dark blue and light blue

Sep 19


Anderson University Named to The Great Colleges to Work For Honor Roll

University Received High Marks Across All 10 Categories of 2022-2023 Great Colleges to Work For Survey

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Dr. Kent Saunders with Moldovan students

Sep 14

College of Business

Business Professor Shares Overseas Experiences

Dr. Kent Saunders, a professor at the Anderson University College of Business, is pictured with a group of his students in the Moldovan capital city of Chișinău.

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A Badge Depicting U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2023

Sep 12


Anderson University Receives Highest U.S. News & World Report Rank in its History

AU ranks #26—an all-time record—as U.S. News & World Report released its 2022-2023 Great Colleges survey today.

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Dr. Melvin Younts

Aug 30

Dr. Evans Whitaker

Anderson University Statement on Death of Philanthropist, Honorary Alumnus and Lifetime University Trustee Dr. Melvin Younts

Anderson University President Evans P. Whitaker, Ph.D., today issued a statement on the passing of the South Carolina philanthropist and friend of the University.

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Anderson University President Dr. Evans Whitaker with Bob Morgan

Aug 26


South Carolina Chamber CEO Visits Anderson University

South Carolina Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bob Morgan (pictured at right with Anderson University President Dr. Evans Whitaker) addressed the Board of Visitors August 25 on the Anderson...

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AU receiving bedding for international students

Aug 24

Center for Global Engagement

Local Community Support for International Students

Jean Mahaffey and April Cameron of the Anderson Area sister Cities Association donate bedding for new international students at Anderson University. Accepting the donations is Jordan Anderson, coordinator for Anderson...

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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