Bible College Online Ranks The Top 10 Online Christian Colleges

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Bible College Online is the perfect way to find, and connect with, the perfect Christian University. We are all called to some kind of vocation, and everyone’s discernment process is a little different.

The best place to start? Bible College Online’s 100 Best Christian Colleges: Best Online Colleges In America 2022 list! Read on to get familiar with some of our top-ranked schools and discover who made the top ten from our top 100 list. Plus, after this article, you’ll be well acquainted with our ranking system and ready to explore the rest of the top 100 list on your own. Let’s dive in!

Number One – Regent University

If you’re a Bible College Online regular then you’re likely already familiar with our number one choice — Regent University. Not only was Regent our number one pick last year, they also received the honor of a separate write-up outside of this top ten list. For those unfamiliar with Regent University, or for anyone unfamiliar with how our ranking system works, we encourage you to read the article about this year’s number one online Christian college here.

Number Two – Saint Leo University

Saint Leo may be number two on this list, but they were a close second. We actually have them listed as the #1 option in the state of Florida! Saint Leo is modernizing faith-based education with their dedication to cutting-edge academics all while remaining true to its traditional Christian roots. Established in 1889 by the Order of Saint Benedict of Florida, this university seeks balanced growth in mind, body, and spirit for all members of its community. Bible College Online isn’t the only source that recognizes the academic excellence of Saint Leo; it’s also ranked as one of the best regional universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report.

Number Three – Colorado Christian University

Colorado Christian University rounds out BCO’s top three schools. Along with being a top-ranked school with BCO, CCU has been ranked as one of the top universities in the U.S. by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for nearly a decade. The University has recently received accolades from U.S. News & World Report. CCU Online provides a broad range of online programs across 15 subject areas. CCU is first and foremost an academic community of committed Christian believers rooted in a profound respect for higher learning framed within the Christian worldview.

Number Four – Indiana Wesleyan University

This above-average-sized Christian institution is located in Marion Indiana and features renowned undergraduate programs in Business, Nursing, and Liberal Arts. Indiana Wesleyan University-National & Global scored particularly well in our ranking system due to their robust selection of 177 online programs. Wesleyan’s ability to retain the core values of a faith-based education throughout an extensive online degree portfolio made them a no-brainer as a top choice for a list of the Best Online Christian Colleges.

Number Five – Dallas Baptist University

Dallas Baptist University is a Christian liberal arts university in Dallas, Texas. While Dallas may be a modern north Texas metropolis, Dallas Baptist remains rooted in its traditional Christian values. These values ensure that all students at Dallas Baptist receive a faith-based education which serves as the bedrock for a well-rounded adulthood. In addition to offering religious degrees, Dallas Baptist University also offers online liberal arts degrees. Dallas Baptist offers a mix of online and on-campus programs, but there are 75 total online programs to choose from.

Number Six – Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University is a private Christian university located in Phoenix, Arizona. They offer a wide range of programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and degrees range from spiritual to secular in scope. In true Christian fashion, the dedicated faculty and staff of Grand Canyon University are supremely devoted to their vocation of shaping their students through faith-based education. The mission of Grand Canyon University is rooted in service, ensuring that students fulfill their God-given potential by using their individual gifts and talents to earn a degree. 

Number Seven – Columbia College Missouri

In the already large pool of Online Christian Colleges, Columbia College in Missouri is one of the larger online educational service providers. This institution entices teachers with an above-average starting salary to sustain the number of instructors needed to support the more than 3.5k undergraduates. Students at Columbia College Missouri can pursue Liberal Arts, Humanities, Business, and Human Services programs all with specific degree offerings. The outstanding portfolio of Columbia College Missouri features a total of 51 online programs in which students can enroll.

Number Eight – Concordia University – St. Paul

Concordia University, St. Paul is a private university in Saint Paul, Minnesota whose focus is on preparing students for post-graduate success. CSP’s curriculum features a responsive style of teaching wherein students can interact and engage in a way that prepares them for life outside of school. The most popular online majors at CSP include Business, Kinesiology/Exercise Science, and Psychology. Concordia St. Paul offers students the opportunity to attend school online, or in person, with their online programs featuring 56 total offerings.

Number Nine – St. Louis University

Saint Louis University, located in St. Louis, Missouri, is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious Catholic universities. SLU’s career-relevant online degree programs feature multiple start dates, which provides students with personal and academic flexibility. St. Louis University’s dedication to faith-based education is staunchly rooted in a commitment to preparing students for post-graduate life in a secular world.  

Number Ten – Southwest Assemblies Of God University

Exceptional diversity and an exuberant university life await all undergraduates who choose this Waxahachie-based institution. The students who choose to attend this institution in person will find great value in their time spent on campus, while those who choose to attend online reap the reward of personal academic growth. The most popular majors at Southwest Assemblies of God University are Biblical Studies, Pastoral Counseling/Specialized Ministries, and Business. This University’s outstanding online portfolio features 48 different online programs in which students can enroll.

Wrapping Up

There you have it, that’s our top ten list! With any luck, this article has inspired you to do a little more research for yourself. Whether one of the schools listed above speaks to you personally, or whether this brief top ten article has inspired you to check out the other schools in our top 100 list, finding the perfect Online Christian College begins with exploration. 

Not only will our rankings help to narrow down your search, our connection to each of these amazing universities can help you in your pursuit of enrollment. If you are serious about finding the perfect Online Christian College, consider Bible College Online as your ultimate resource. We are here to help.

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