Academic Prestige

A tradition of academic excellence

Malone University prides itself in being a community which integrates faith with learning. As a Christian university with a highly-respected liberal arts core, Malone is deeply committed to intellectual enrichment in the context of the Christian faith. Faculty call our students to embrace a pursuit of knowledge that explores the larger world and our place in it with courage, integrity, joy, and wonder.

Competitive acceptance rates

Malone University is selective, with 40% of incoming students ranking in the top 25% of their high school graduating class. The average GPA of our incoming freshmen is 3.33. Because we offer so much to our students, we expect much in return.

A Malone degree pays off

Malone University education is an investment in your future. Our graduates impact the world every day through their professional achievements, leadership, and living the values of Christ's Kingdom First. Positions our alumni have held include: software engineer at Microsoft, M.Div. students at Yale and Duke, children's television host for PBS, zookeeper at the Erie Zoo and the Nashville Zoo, pastor at RiverTree Christian Church, executive at Atlantic Records, Peace Corps worker in Morocco, graduate student at Harvard Law, among others.

Exceptional faculty at every level

Malone’s faculty, all of whom have attested to their belief in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, are leaders in their fields of expertise. 80% of our full-time faculty received doctoral or terminal degrees from some of the best institutions of higher learning in the world. They are recognized experts who present their cutting-edge approaches to teaching and learning at professional conferences through the United States and around the globe.

Outstanding reputation

Money Magazine's "Best Educational Value" lists Malone among U.S. institutions that provide the best educational value. Washington Monthly recently included Malone on their "Best Bang for the Buck" list. Christian Universities Online included Malone on their "Most Affordable Christian Colleges and Universities" list. And U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges" list has ranked Malone among the top regional universities in the Midwest.


Student Research Symposium:

Malone University offers numerous opportunities to enrich the student academic experience, such as study abroad or unique adventures and service-learning trips. One annual event is the Student Research Symposium, in which both graduate and undergraduate students are invited to conduct research. Students work closely with a faculty member who provides direction and support, and then publicly present their work.