Academic Excellence at Asbury University
January 7, 2020
At Asbury University, students are immersed in academic excellence from the moment they set foot on campus. Small class sizes, engaged faculty and challenging coursework provide a framework in which students can thrive.
Asbury marries academic excellence and spiritual vitality to provide students with the tools needed to grow in both learning and faith. Through this unique mission, Asbury works to come alongside students as they discover and begin to use their God-given gifts and talents to impact the world in the marketplace and on the mission field.
With a 12:1 student/faculty ratio, students are given the space to learn in collaborative environments and receive hands-on instruction and learning experiences. Over 80 percent of Asbury faculty hold terminal degrees, bringing special subject matter expertise with them to each and every class.
Students are given experiential learning and professional experiences in every major at Asbury. Education majors complete practicums in local schools, Equine students train horses in Asbury’s Equine Center and, since 1984, 600 Media Communication students have worked in paid media positions around the world at the Olympic Games.
These are just a few examples of the opportunities Asbury’s academic excellence provides students.
Accessibility is of the utmost importance in Asbury classrooms and plays a key role in supporting academic excellence on campus. That’s why the University does it bests to ensure that all students have access to a variety of on-campus academic resources. From peer tutoring to academic accommodations, career help and more, Asbury’s academic resources set the stage for students to succeed in their classes. Read more about academic resources at Asbury.
Asbury’s academic excellence goes above and beyond the classroom with 98 percent of Asbury graduates finding employment or pursuing postgraduate studies within two months of graduating.