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Anderson University Admissions

Admissions Intro Anderson University is a private, liberal arts institution that offers a challenging education in an encouraging Christian environment. Anderson offers over 50 academic programs, an outstanding faculty, a diverse student body, NCAA athletics, a wide range of campus organizations, and generous financial aid for an affordable education. This is a complete and balanced university experience. It is a spirited approach to education where your mind will be challenged, your faith will be nurtured, and you will grow like never before.

Traditional Undergraduate

Anderson University offers degree programs in our traditional daytime program for students coming from all backgrounds. Students can enter Anderson as first-time college students or as transfers from other colleges or universities. Students can return to Anderson after taking time off to work or attend another institution, and they can also take dual-enrollment classes, audit a class, take summer classes, obtain teacher certification, and more.

International Undergraduate

Anderson University welcomes students from around the world to our programs.  International students can enter Anderson as first-time college students, or as transfers from other colleges or universities.  We work hard to ensure that the transition for all of our students is as smooth as possible.  Check here for information help you as you prepare to enroll at Anderson.

Evening/Online Undergraduate

Anderson’s ACCEL Program offers undergraduate classes that are held on Monday and Thursday evenings and online for approximately eight weeks. The program is open to former Anderson University students, transfer students, and first-time college students. Students may register for up to three classes per term, and there are are five terms each year. Anderson University offers a tuition discount for all full-time equivalent students in the ACCEL Program.


The graduate programs at Anderson University offers Master's degrees in Business Administration (MBA), Criminal Justice (MCJ), Education (MEd, MAT) Ministry (MMin) and Music Education (MM MEd). These programs emphasize a dynamic and intense study of the disciplines, the generation of knowledge through research, and the application of new findings. The programs at Anderson University leading to a Master’s degree hold the objective of a reasonable, comprehensive mastery of the subject matter of a chosen field, accomplished through study, training, and experience in research. 

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