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Lima, New York onal reputation for 0 of 13 Elim has an internati of its high standards 1 p r o se fo et ers excellence. Becau ssfully transfer most of their in th outh It off y tuck ranked in the SReport. ents students can succeristian colleges, selected n e K ore, as beencolleges World epartm course units to Ch private universities. m l i d W ury h sive s and mic public schools and n r n b e w e e s d e h h a A pre t N c u . a tional o S l, S atic, trans-denomina com s by U. ithin17 tionachools Affiliation: Charism a n i year ajors w enomes and S 50 m Web site terd Accreditation: See n: In f Colleg o i t o a i l n fi $ Af ociatio nal , M, NDG, $ egio Email: Ass A, B n: R o i t a t i d e u e Accr ry.ed Colleg l e asbu u : l n i a Emm Ema nts f stude ia g r ratio o ent of 700 o e 1 G , to s g 4 m La Mirad enroll n Sprin ess, for a 1 Biola Un Frankli nuel allows to its small jors in busin des a Biola off a, California iv lu s a a c k e m n m r in a l m s g e e E it rs y 145 acad ariety schools hers th manu offerin em to teac ts. Besides er fields, Em istry and a v c majors. that integrate th ic programs in s ti n in e le th d m o th n tu a d e It ix a s n on a s and hristi by U.S. N is the only sch Bible in more th educatit school of C ent activitie universit ews & World R ool to be recogn an 30 m n h a r ic r ib n e v y iz e p itual of the Co among the mo ort as a "natio ed ess of spir ms. l Holin Universit uncil for Christi re than 100 memnal" ra tecosta g n o e r P p an Colleg ies. l b a es and ers rnation on: Inte Email: b Affiliatih Churc l Affiliatio egiona n : tion: R In a terdenom it A,B, $ d Associati e r ina Acc on of Co lleges antional, Western d Schoo Accredit ls Email: ation: Re gional


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Bryan College

Dayton, Tennesse Named after W e and the prosec illiam Jennings Bryan a states Scopes Evolutiouting attorney in the famous man listed among th n Trial, Bran College has been the South By U. e top comprehensive college consecutive ye S. News & World Report for s in ars. 12 Affiliation: Nond Association of enominational, Southern Colleges and Sc hools Accreditation: Regional Email: bryan.ed u A, B, M, $

e Crown Colleg , Minnesota llege offers St. Bonifacius Minneapolis, Crown Co epare pr ar at ne th d s te or Loca tian ajors and min a variety of mcareers in business, Chrise. About 60 r fo ts and mor g in studen rs nu n, atio ents come ministry, educe traditional daytime studrcent come th pe of 40 t en ning perc ta; the remai from Minnesor states. he ot 22 from nce sionary Allia tian and Mis ris Ch n: tio ia Affil n: Regional Accreditatio A, B, M, $ Email: crow

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Lee Univ

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