Established in 1971, Heritage Christian University is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Florence (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Alabama. Officially accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation, Heritage Christian University (HCU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Restorationist religion. Heritage Christian University (HCU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 51 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HCU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Heritage Christian University|
|Address||3625 Helton Drive
|Tel||+1 (256) 766 6610|
|Fax||+1 (256) 766 7887|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||3625 Helton Drive, PO Box HCU
(256) 766 6610
800 367 3565
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Restorationist Church of Christ - www.church-of-christ.org|
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions|
|2000 Classification||Theological seminaries and other specialized faith-related institutions|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence|
Heritage Christian University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 33,094 physical volumes and 32,355 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Heritage Christian University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 35 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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