Highlands College is committed to providing an excellent experience, academically, spiritually and practically. Our staff and faculty are highly qualified to teach students. Highlands College is an applicant for accreditation through ABHE.
Faculty & staff are always willing to meet one-on-one with students outside of classroom hours. Faculty is available for students struggling academically and staff is available for students who need pastoral counseling.
Students attending Highlands College can earn an Associates Degree in Christian Ministry through Southeastern University. Southeastern University offers live classes on campus to Highlands College students. Students transferring credit can pursue a Bachelor's Degree with Southeastern University online.
Parallel-enrollment refers to students who are enrolled in Highlands College and Southeastern University.
Students who completed classes through Southeastern University will have the option to transfer those credits and continue their education at another school following Highlands College.
Highlands College is an applicant for accreditation through The Association for Biblical Higher Education.
We believe in leaders who are lifelong learners. Highlands College students are required to take a number of academic courses to complement their hands-on training.
Students attending Highlands College are required to maintain an academic GPA of 2.0.
Highlands College does not have a minimum standardized test score requirements for admission. Applicants are assessed based upon the competitiveness of the applicant pool in which they apply.
It is the objective of Highlands College to provide students, staff, and guests an environment that is as safe as practicable during day-to-day operations as well as during natural and other disasters. All students should familiarize themselves with the Public Safety section of the Highlands College Student Handbook for the safety plans and procedures designed to help keep each student out of harms’ way.
Students are given personal identification cards that are to be worn on campus at all times.
Security guards are stationed on campus to ensure the safety of our students.
Student housing is in close proximity to the campus and gated at all times. Entry to student apartments requires a passcode or key card. Students are also required to abide by curfew limitations enforced by RA’s.
Yes, students in Highlands College will have the opportunity to travel to different campuses for various hands-on training experiences.
Yes. Students also wear lanyards to identify themselves on campus.
Students are communicated through email and text message. Because of the relational environment at Highlands College, small group leaders are readily accessible to communicate in an emergency situation.
Christ Health Center is a ministry of Church of the Highlands where students will have access to doctors and health professionals. Our team is always available for students who get injured or need immediate assistance.
Students are required to wear lanyards on campus at all times. Police officers are on site all day.
Highlands College is a big family. We encourage students to get to know each other through various student life events, small groups, and extra-curricular activities.
Students will have RA’s, small group leaders, and pastoral staff that they can reach out to.
Students at Highlands College are required to have a vehicle.
Resident Assistants are the first point of contact during conflict within student housing.
As a part of our commitment to the holistic development of our students and our institutional goal of leading a healthy, active lifestyle we have taken the next step in enhancing our health and wellness program through an initiative known as HC Fit. The core components of HC Fit include a meal plan of healthy, high-quality food, and access to premier fitness facilities. HC Fit is $900 per semester, and all students participate in the program.
Ambassadors reach out to new students as soon as they arrive on campus. Students are placed in small groups and staff is very involved in welcoming new students to Highlands College.
Yes, as long as their lease term has not ended.
Yes! We have a special parent session just for you!