Gary Orr

Career Options for Bible College Graduates

If I attend a Bible College will I be limited in my career choices?  What types of job opportunities will my Bible studies degree open up?  Are pastors the only people who benefit from attending a Bible College? If you are considering pursing your degree at a Bible College, these and other questions have probably […]

What is a Bible College?

Christian higher education is not a single category unto itself.  There are differences and distinctions between school types that are important to recognize as a student considers where to pursue a degree.  One such sub-category of Christian colleges is Bible college.  In Bible college, surprise…surprise, the Bible is in the forefront of all coursework; Scripture […]

What’s the Difference between a Bible College and a Christian College?

Is there a difference between Bible College & Christian College? Grove City College Faith-based institutions of higher education will share common elements at their respective cores and have differences (some overt and some more nuanced) in the structure, focus and structure of the school and its programs. What similarities are there between Christian college and […]

Independent versus Denominational Bible College: Pros and Cons

Does it matter what type of Bible College I go to (Independent or Denominational)?   There are pros and cons to choosing a Bible college affiliated with a denomination.  The discerning prospective student will gather as much information as possible before making a final decision. What are the benefits of a Denominational Bible college? Denominational […]

Bible College and Seminary

What is the difference between a Bible College and a Seminary? First, we need to define our terms:  Theological Seminary is an institution whose primary purpose is to educate and equip students to become leaders in ministry.  The areas of attention are in Church Leadership, Missions, Church Planting, Counselors and other areas specifically within the […]

Top 10 Engineering Degree Programs 2017

When considering a career in Engineering, the traditional “best schools” are no longer the best options.  While the traditional technical schools maintain strong programs, the discipline of Engineering has changed and expanded greatly over the past 25-30 years.  This has allowed for other schools to enter the field and produce excellent programs.  While structural, mechanical […]

Top Christian Communication & Journalism Degree Programs 2017

Journalism and Communications have been a hot topic over the past 12-18 months, especially at the end of the year following the US Presidential election.  Traditional news outlets were discovered to have presented misleading (or outright false) information.  Integrity is a critical component of journalism and communications; and one result of the impropriety of the […]

Top 10 Christian Colleges and Universities in California 2017

In conjunction with our 2017 ranking of the top 50 ranking of Christian Colleges and Universities in the U.S., Christian Universities Online (CUO) is pleased to present our regional rankings – more than just s subset of the top 50, these schools are first separated geographically, and the ranking criteria applied anew.  We at CUO […]

Top Christian Colleges & Universities in Pennsylvania 2017

Pennsylvania is not just the “cradle of American liberty,” the state plays a large part in every aspect of American history  From the historic district of Philadelphia to Valley Forge to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania provides a unique backdrop for higher education.  Pennsylvania also offers many different environments – urban, suburban, rural and farm – as well […]

Top Christian Colleges & Universities in Texas 2017

In conjunction with our 2017 ranking of the top 50 ranking of Christian Colleges and Universities in the U.S., Christian Universities Online is pleased to present our regional rankings – more than just s subset of the top 50, these schools are first separated geographically, and the ranking criteria applied anew.  We at CUO understand […]