Our Vision Statement
The vision of John Melvin University is to be the premier provider of Christian-focused, multifaceted and diversified higher learning to fulfill the Great Commission in life and career. John Melvin University believes that the Bible should be at the heart and core of all training and that it is the standard for evaluating all claims to knowledge.
It is the vision of Our Christian University to:
Engage students in a quality Christ-centered education that equips and challenges them to reach their unique potential spiritually, academically, socially, and physically.
Create a transformative educational experience for students focused on deep disciplinary knowledge; problem-solving; leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills; and personal health and well-being.
Recruit and develop the world’s most promising students and most outstanding staff and be a truly global university benefiting society as a whole.
Our Mission Statement
John Melvin University is an innovative educational institution seeking to prepare and empower a diverse group of Christ-centered students with the knowledge, ethics, and expertise needed to positively impact an ever-changing and evolving world. This is accomplished by creating a safe, healthy, nurturing, and respectful environment that provides every student with a high-quality education, delivered through quality degree programs at multiple degree levels, which allows them to reach their maximum potential.
The goals for achieving this mission are:
Spiritual: To motivate and lead students to Christian maturity and spiritual depth.
Academic: To engage students with opportunities to integrate Biblical faith and life-long learning by challenging and supporting students to pursue intellectual, personal, and professional development.
Integrity: To exhibit ethical behavior in and beyond the academic setting, and be good stewards of our resources, acting as persons of high character guided by a commitment to transparency, fairness, and honesty.
Respect: To embrace the doctrines of Faith, Family, Freedom, and Community, which ensure inclusiveness and diversity, understanding that every individual should be treated with professionalism, courtesy, and kindness.
Responsibility: To be responsible and accountable for our actions in every situation, as it relates to our University, our community, and our nation.
Christian Ethics: To emphasize that the Christian spiritual path provides an ethical code that, when followed, will make for a better person, a better university, a better community, and a better world.
Professional: To produce competent graduates in the area of their professional training.
Social: To cultivate a culture that redefines how we learn and live in a way that honors God and has a positive impact on our community for generations to come.