CIU is a multidenominational Christian institution dedicated to preparing students to serve God with excellence. Its five colleges offer post-secondary degree programs ranging from Associate of Arts to Doctor of Ministry; all programs emphasize spiritual formation and ministry skills development. At CIU passion runs deep, beginning in the classroom. Youll be taught by professors who profess a faith in Christ and value scholarship as they share their expertise and life experiences with you. Your program of study includes a major in Bible and a major in a professional degree of your choice _ designed to equip you for your calling _ wherever God leads you. Plus, CIUs accreditation assures academic excellence and a degree that transfers to postgraduate education.