Campbell University is a coeducational, Baptist university in North Carolina, United States. The school consciously promotes the awareness and application of Christian principles. It is a university of the Liberal Arts and Sciences, offering both theory and vocational education and hosting several professional schools.
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Implicit in Campbell’s motto, Ad Astra Per Aspera, to the stars through difficulties, adopted during the dark days of reconstruction, are beliefs, aims, and objectives that have guided this institution through ever-changing circumstances.
In addition to the main campus in Buies Creek, Campbell also has additional campuses in Raleigh, Research Triangle Park and Camp Lejeune, as well as degree program in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Campbell offers over 100 tracks and concentrations; Masters programs in Business, Education, Pharmaceutical Science, Clinical Research and Divinity; and professional programs in Law and Pharmacy. Campbell University has plans to open an Osteopathic Medical School at its Buies Creek campus in 2013 that will graduate 150 students per year. The proposed medical school currently has pre-accreditation status with the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation.
Campbell completed the John W. Pope Convocation Center, an athletic complex for basketball, volleyball and wrestling. The facility houses a game basketball court, practice basketball court, practice wrestling room, varsity weight room, student fitness center, plethora of locker rooms, and the Department of Exercise Science.
Campbell University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters, Education Specialist, and Doctorate degrees. Campbell’s Professional Education programs are also accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). The Social Work program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). The School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association, the College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education, and the Divinity School by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS).
Proud of its heritage, Campbell remains committed to its mission of providing students with a Christian worldview and a charge to be “the salt and light of the world.”