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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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AU News

Benefit for The Anderson University Center for Cancer Research

Aug 05

College of Arts and Sciences

ESPN’s Fowler Highlights Event to Benefit Center for Cancer Research at Anderson University.

A gala event featuring ESPN's Chris Fowler, auctions and a golf tournament highlight a fundraiser to benefit cancer research at Anderson University.

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Anderson University College of Christian Studies

Aug 04

College of Christian Studies

AU Announces Launch of Center to Study African-American Preaching

“We believe this Center will be a major academic benefit for Anderson University and will be a tremendous blessing to the church today and in the future.” — Dr. Michael...

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Anderson University Summer Engineering Institute

Aug 01

College of Engineering

Engineering Summer Institute Offers High Schoolers Taste of Growing Field

A group of high school and middle school students explored ever-expanding STEM careers during Anderson University’s first Engineering Summer Institute.

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Anderson University College of Engineering

Jul 29

College of Engineering

General Engineering Degree Accreditation Approved

Expanded offerings will help meet demand for highly-qualified engineers.

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Prof. Zac Benson and art with Ukraine colors

Jul 22

South Carolina School of the Arts

Interactive Sculpture Shows Solidarity with Ukraine

A professor in the South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University dedicated his sculpture to the humanitarian and refugee crisis that is ongoing in Ukraine.

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Students studying abroad

Jul 14

Center for Global Engagement

Studying Abroad is Back!

After a long wait, the world is opening up again and some Anderson University students are studying other countries in the best way possible—by being there. Pictured from left are...

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Dr. Tracy Jessup

Jun 30

Senior Leadership

Dr. Tracy Jessup to join Anderson University as Vice President for Christian Life and Senior Minister to the University

Dr. Tracy C. Jessup will join Anderson University this summer as Vice President for Christian Life and Senior Minister to the University.

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Engineering students

Jun 14

College of Engineering

Bosch Awards Grant to Engineering Summer Institute at AU

A generous gift from Bosch was made to sponsor the Anderson University Engineering Summer Institute.

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ACSD 2023

Jun 10


Anderson University is 2023 Host for National Student Development Conference

Anderson University will showcase its campus to more than 600 student development professionals in June 2023.

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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