Pepperdine University, College of the Ozarks and Seattle Pacific University are popular Christian schools. Each school encourages students to develop faith as well as education.
Pepperdine University is located in Malibu, California. The university is associated with the Church of Christ but welcomes students of all faiths. The school encourages all students to volunteer to make changes locally and globally. Degree programs include business, education, law and public policy.
College of the Ozarks is located in Point Lookout, Missouri. The college integrates Christian faith with learning, living and service. All full time students work on-campus jobs to defray the cost of tuition. The college covers the entire cost of tuition for students who complete the Work Education Program so that these students can graduate debt-free. The college offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees.
Seattle Pacific University is located in Seattle, Washington, in the north Queen Anne neighborhood, only 10 minutes from downtown Seattle. The university is associated with the Wesleyan branch of the evangelical Free Methodist Church, but encourages theological diversity. The university expects all students to become biblically and theologically literate during the course of their educations. The campus has two science centers, a four-story library and five residential halls. The university also has three coffee shops on campus.