John Brown University, founded in Northwest Arkansas in 1919, is a Christian university committed to providing quality academics within a distinctly Christian community. The university has no denominational affiliation and admits students of any faith. JBU is a vibrant and growing independent Christian university of the arts, sciences and professions. JBU’s stated mission is to “provide Christ-centered education that prepares people to honor God and serve others by developing their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.”
JBU offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 40 areas of study, including engineering, education, business, counseling and graphic design.
Accreditation & Licensing
John Brown University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)