Highlands College is looking for students who are ready to be the workers Jesus prayed for in Luke 10:2 when He said, “the harvest is plentiful but the workers are few.” Before applying for admission to Highlands College, we want you to be fully equipped for success. Students that succeed at Highlands College are resolute in their faith, passionate about their calling, connected to their community, value the pursuit of excellence, and are surrendered to God’s plan for their life.
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Highlands College is a rigorous and intense college experience that places specific requirements and demands on the students enrolled. The objective of Highlands College is to prepare Traditional and Core-Plus graduates to enter full-time ministry. The technical standards set forth by Highlands College are to establish and identify the essential qualities considered necessary for students admitted to the college, to achieve the knowledge, skills, and competencies of an individual moving into a full-time ministry position. These qualities form the basis of the Technical Standards for admission to Highlands College.
All students admitted to Highlands College must meet the following abilities and expectations. In the event a student is unable to fulfill these Technical Standards with or without reasonable accommodation, the College will not admit the student. Compliance with the College’s Technical Standards does not guarantee a student’s eligibility for admission into Highlands College.
Candidates for selection to Highlands College will be required to verify they understand and meet these Technical Standards or that they believe with certain accommodations, they can meet the Standards. The Admissions Committee will evaluate a student who states he/she can meet the college’s technical standards with accommodation and confirm that the stated condition qualifies under applicable laws as a disability under applicable laws eligible for reasonable accommodations.
If a student states he/she can meet the Technical Standards with reasonable accommodation, the College will determine whether it agrees that the student can meet the Technical Standards with reasonable accommodation. The determination includes a review whether the accommodations requested are reasonable, considering whether accommodations would jeopardize the educational process of the student or the institution, including all coursework, ministry training, student life requirements, and internships is deemed essential for graduation.
These abilities and skills, as determined by Highlands College, are as follows:
(Please note, upon acceptance into the Worship Leadership Practicum/Directed Study, students will need to purchase in-ear monitors.)
Highlands College admits students of any race, color, national, or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other school-administered programs. The College reserves the right to withdraw a student for cause at any time.