About Campbellsville

Campbellsville offers numerous dynamic online degrees to provide accessible opportunities for students to continue their education. The online degree programs are offered in general studies, business administration, criminal justice, education, ministry and theology, nursing and social work. Campbellsville’s professors ensure that students receive a relevant education that can be applied to their career paths. In addition, our affordable online programs are ideal for students who simply want flexibility in how they learn or need to balance work and family responsibilities.

Campbellsville University Mission Statement

Campbellsville University is a comprehensive, Christian institution that offers non-credit technical programs, along with certificates, undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The university is dedicated to academic excellence solidly grounded in the liberal arts that fosters personal growth, integrity and professional preparation within a caring environment. The university prepares students as Christian servant leaders for lifelong learning, continued scholarship by using advanced research to practice at the doctoral level and active participation in a diverse, global society.

Core Values

  • To foster academic excellence through pre-professional certificates, associate, baccalaureate and graduate programs through traditional, technical and online systems
  • To achieve academic excellence through rigor and relevancy in undergraduate, master’s and doctoral-level programs
  • To provide an environment conducive for student success
  • To value diverse perspectives within a Christ-centered community
  • To model servant leadership and effective stewardship

Vision 2025

Read Vision 2025, the document designed to cast the future direction of Campbellsville University in a broad macro approach and to move Campbellsville University to a higher level of quality and excellence.


Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.

In addition, Campbellsville’s teacher certification and education programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and are approved by the Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) for teacher education and certification. Social work programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Business programs are accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). Nursing programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Music programs are accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).

Rankings and Accolades

Campbellsville University’s online programs have received new high rankings from U.S. News & World Report. We have been ranked first in Kentucky for 2018-19 Best Online Business Programs (excluding MBA). Other accolades include ranking second in Kentucky for Best Online MBA Program, ranking fourth for Best Online Education Programs and ranking fifth for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. For the complete story go to

In addition, we have also been ranked by College Consensus as one of the 25 Most Innovative Online Colleges for 2019. For the complete list and College Consensus’ extensive profile of our school, go to


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