The King's University in Edmonton, Alberta
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1979 as The King’s College
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Located in Edmonton, Alberta, The King's University offers exceptional liberal arts education from a Christian perspective and serves students from across Canada and around the world.
We believe that the world is studied best from the perspective that it was created by and belongs to God. Being founded in the Christian faith, we try to reflect Christ's love and grace to all members of our community. We provide for every student an environment that promotes personal and spiritual development and academic growth. King's ranks highly on national surveys for student-faculty engagement, a supportive campus, and quality of teaching. Students leave here prepared for a future of bringing renewal and reconciliation in every walk of life.
Commitment to Academic Excellence
For over 40 years, The King's University has been committed to the highest level of excellence in teaching and research. A robust liberal arts offering underpins disciplinary learning and all programs at King's are approved by the Government of Alberta. From the university's Leder School of Business and Micah Centre for Justice and Development, to each of its bachelor's degree programs, students have opportunities to learn and research alongside faculty experts. The university is home to several Canada Research Chair appointees, 3M Teaching Award recipients, and acclaimed industry experts.
Building a Christian learning community where all belong and flourish has been a top priority for the university since it was founded in 1979. King's is known for its vibrant tight-knit campus; student-professor ratio; accessible academic, mental health, and wellness supports; faculty availability outside of the classroom; and as a place where life-long friendships that are formed each year.
Rich Opportunities for Students
At King's, students have opportunities to learn and grow outside of the classroom. Internships, directed study, practicum placements, hands-on learning, career and vocation counselling, and off-campus field learning play key roles in promoting success before and after graduation.
Each year, King's contributes over $46.5 million dollars to the provincial economy through direct and indirect investments in capital, research, student services, and more. Our alumni generate millions more. Good things come in small packages!
Bright Hope for Tomorrow
King's strives to make a transformative impact on the world. Renewal and reconciliation in every walk of life is possible and King's helps to achieve this vision by equipping learners—professors and students alike—to contribute to the public good and advancement of God's Kingdom.
Programs prepare students for careers in business, grade school education, applied and health science, government, industry, and more, in addition to any number of professional study and graduate programs.