Located in Hannibal, Missouri, Hannibal-LaGrange University (HLGU) is a private Christian college affiliated with the Missouri Baptist Convention. Founded in 1858 in LaGrange, Missouri, the campus moved downriver to Hannibal in 1928. Hannibal-LaGrange University’s vision is to evolve into one of the foremost Christian institutions of higher education in Missouri and the surrounding region. HLGU’s mission is “to provide an excellent education in both liberal arts and professional disciplines in a distinctively Christian environment that integrates Christian faith and learning in preparing graduates for personal and career effectiveness.”
Hannibal-LaGrange offers over 34 majors on the baccalaureate level. Several preprofessional programs are available on the associate level as well. Many general education classes are offered in an online setting. Most of the online courses are three-credit-hour courses that are taken in an eight-week timeframe. These online courses provide adult learners with an opportunity to advance their education and career at their own convenience. Certain online programs are also available in order to prepare students for personal and career effectiveness.
Accreditation & Licensing
Hannibal-LaGrange University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)