Ambrose University

country rank  86
world rank  5579

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University Overview

Established in 1921, Ambrose University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Calgary (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Alberta. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Alberta, Ambrose University (AUC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Evangelical religion. Ambrose University (AUC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 99 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Canadian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym AUC
Founded 1921
Colours Black and gold

University Location

Address 150 Ambrose Circle SW
Calgary (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T3H 0L5 Alberta
T +1 (403) 410 2900
F +1 (403) 571 2556

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 150 Ambrose Circle SW
Calgary T3H 0L5
+1 (403) 410 2900
800 461 1222

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Evangelical Christian-Evangelical Christian and Missionary Alliance, Church of The Nazarene -

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Ambrose University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Advanced Education, Alberta

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer ACAT; Association for Biblical Higher Education ABHE-Commission on Accreditation; Association of Theological Schools ATS

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
  • Christian Higher Education Canada (CHEC)
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020