Founded in 1906, Campbellsville University is a private Christian institution with a foundation in the liberal arts. Based in Campbellsville, Kentucky, we strive to provide a high quality online education for students across the country and the globe.

The dynamic online degrees offered by Campbellsville University Online provide accessible opportunities for students to continue their education and pursue degrees in:

  • Business Administration
  • Education
  • Theology
  • Nursing
  • And more

Experienced professors ensure students receive an education that is relevant, while the convenient online format is ideal for individuals who are currently employed, raising a family or simply want flexibility in how they learn.

We are honored to be ranked among America’s best Christian universities. We have received acclaim from renowned groups like U.S. News & World Report and TheBestSchools.org. Our efforts to keep education affordable were recognized by the Institute for College Access and Success because we have among the lowest student debt loads in the nation. Thanks to the low cost and high value of a Campbellsville University Online degree, students can improve their skill sets and career options without sacrificing their financial livelihood.

Top Accolades

Campbellsville University is proud to have the following distinctions:

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

  • 1st and only Kentucky university (101 nationally) for 2018 Best Online Graduate Business Programs (Excluding MBA)
  • 2nd in Kentucky (116 nationally) for 2018 Best Online MBA Programs
  • 5th in Kentucky (165 nationally) for 2018 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs
  • 6th in Kentucky (125 nationally) for 2018 Best Online Graduate Education Programs
  • 6th Most International Students in the South 2018
  • Top 10 Kentucky Institution (106th regionally) for Best Regional Universities in the South

Ranked by OnlineMBAreport.com

  • 9th among top programs among faith-based universities
  • 24th among top programs among private schools offering a MBA

OnlineMBAreport.com Top 25 MBA programs

  • 10th in Human Services
  • 16th in Healthcare Management
  • 19th in International Business

Ranked by TheBestSchools.org

  • Master of Theology online degree ranked 8th in the nation
  • Criminal Justice online associate degree ranked 4th nationally

Other Accolades and Achievements

  • America’s Best Christian Colleges
  • Military Friendly School ranking
  • Ranked in Top 10 colleges nationwide for lowest student debt loans at graduation by The Project on Student Debt
  • Named a NAIA Five-Star Champions of Character Institution
  • Named to President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
  • School of Business highlighted in Forbes Southern U.S. Business Schools
  • Ranked 4th most affordable among top 50 Christian colleges in U.S.
  • Ranked 4th best accredited online four-year school/college in Kentucky by Accredited Schools Online
  • Online Master’s degree in Human Resources ranked 16th by TopManagementDegrees.com
  • Ranked 26th out of 100 in Best Online Christian Graduate Schools by ChristianUniversitiesOnline.org
  • Ranked 34th in Top 50 Best Christian Colleges by TheologyDegrees.org


Campbellsville University Online is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Admission requirements vary; visit our program pages to learn more.

Earn the degree you seek, from associate to master’s, in the field you’re passionate about. We invite you to discover how our online options can work for you and how to start the admissions process today. If you have any questions, please contact us at online@campbellsville.edu or 1-888-244-0609.