Academic Excellence

Crown College is consistently ranked among the Best Midwest Regional Colleges according to U.S. News & World Report. In addition, Crown’s School of Online Studies & Graduate School rank among the nation’s Top Online Programs according to U.S. News & World Report, and rank in the Top 10 Online Christian Colleges according to

With over 40 accredited degree programs, international missions and honors programs, Crown offer students rich learning opportunities that will equip students with knowledge, skills and relevant real-world experiences to be effective in career, ministry and life.

Every opportunity for academic excellence is engaged at Crown - small class sizes, low student-to-faculty ratios, rich learning environments and passionate faculty. Crown’s dedicated professors – comprised of PhD’s, pastors, business executives, theologians, counselors, and professionals – represent some of the finest educators anywhere and students are challenged at every level.

Not all private colleges are accredited. Crown College is accredited by the North Central Association of The Higher Learning Commission.

Crown’s Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), and is approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing. First-time success rate of NCLEX-RN candidates graduating from Crown's Nursing Department in last two years is better than 94 percent.

See our Accreditation section to learn more about Crown’s Accreditiations and Affiliations