Costa Mesa, CA, August 10, 2015 – Vanguard University has been named in The 50 Best Christian Colleges and Universities list for 2015 according to Christian Universities Online. The independent online resource researches Christian higher education and posted a full web feature on August 8, 2015. The full list of top colleges and universities is available online.
In the school profile on Christian Universities Online, the trusted online guide acknowledges Vanguard University’s mission to equip each student “for a Spirit-empowered life of Christ-centered leadership and service.” The guide also recognizes Vanguard for “its vibrant community, scenic and central location.”
The ranking was based upon publicly available data in the categories of faculty-to-student ratio, percent of full-time beginning undergraduates receiving grant or scholarship aid, selectivity, overall retention rate and overall graduation rate. Vanguard University was ranked #46 overall.
Christian Universities Online publishes rankings and reviews of the best Christian colleges and universities, information about Christian scholarships and financial aid, and many other resources for finding, getting into, and paying for a quality Christian education. Christian Universities Online is committed to helping students and families pursuing a distinctly Christian education make the best use of their finances and gifts.
For more information on Vanguard University, visit www.vanguard.edu.
ABOUT VANGUARD UNIVERSITY
Vanguard University (VU) is a regionally ranked, private, Christian university of liberal arts and professional studies. Located ten minutes from Newport Beach and an hour from Los Angeles, Vanguard equips students for a Spirit-empowered life of Christ-centered leadership and service. Vanguard is committed to academic excellence, boasting small class sizes that are designed to cultivate lasting professor-mentor relationships that enhance the learning process. The U.S. News & World Report ranked Vanguard a top 12 regional college in the west and a top veteran-friendly college for 2015, and The Princeton Review ranked Vanguard a 2016 “Best in the West” regional college. Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Vanguard offers more than 30 degrees and certificates through its undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies programs. Please visit www.vanguard.edu
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