Belong. Connect. Serve.

For over 100 years, Crown College has been preparing students for lives of outstanding service and leadership. Located just west of Minneapolis, MN, we offer traditional on-campus degree programs, 18 NCAA Division III athletic teams, internship opportunities, and summer outreach programs around the globe. We are also a leader in online education with nationally-recognized bachelor and master’s degree programs that can be completed 100% online with most courses just 7-weeks long. With all programs integrating biblical principles and industry best practices, graduates of Crown College are prepared to succeed both professionally and personally. Crown has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report, MONEY Magazine, and Christian Universities Online.

  • A Message From The President

  • Dr. Joel Wiggins

  • It is my goal that we challenge our students academically, nurture and engage our students spiritually, and embrace their pursuit of vibrant service around the globe. As an alumnus of Crown, I am much like our students: Called to Serve. Prepared to Lead.

  • Christ-Centered

  • As a Minnesota Bible college, we ensure that every student has the opportunity to take a Bible-related course each semester.

  • Learn About Our Core Values
  • Academic Excellence

  • We have more than 40 accredited degree programs, small class sizes and a low student to faculty ratio.

  • Learn About Academics
  • Affordable

  • Crown is ranked in the “Top 10 Most Affordable Christian Colleges in the Midwest” by the CCCU, with 98 percent of students receiving financial aid. Tuition is 20-40 percent less than most of the other private Christian colleges in the area.

  • See Financial Aid
  • Globally Connected

  • At Crown, more than 18 percent of students come from diverse cultures. More than 20 countries are represented in the student body, with connections to more than 80 countries around the world, and 50 percent of graduates participated in an inter-cultural experience trip or served internationally.

  • See Missions Opportunities
  • Meet the Crown Faculty

  • As a top Minnesota Bible college, we host an esteemed faculty composed of scholars and industry professionals who are dedicated to teaching and mentoring future leaders through personal experience and a Christ-centered education.

  • Meet the Faculty
  • Athletics

  • More than 25 percent of our students participate on our NCAA Division III athletics teams, learning how to be tomorrow’s leaders through sportsmanship and teamwork.

  • Learn About Athletics
  • Meet Crown

  • Find out what others are saying about the school.

  • Meet Crown