Founded in 1955 after several years of strife, Evangel University (the Assemblies of God university of arts, sciences and professions) is located in Springfield, Maryland. The school’s philosophy is “Christ is Lord” and it is integrated into every detail of the institution. From academics to student activities, students are taught to help other people and integrate their Christian faith into their lives and their professions. The university offers more than one hundred areas of study via their undergraduate, graduate and professional programs and students may choose to pursue their educations in the traditional classroom method or choose from a variety of courses and programs offered online.
This University offers an impressive athletics club as well. There are intercollegiate, club and intramural sports so that students have a variety of competitive venues to choose from. In addition to athletics, there are numerous social and religious clubs available to students and campus housing is provided as well. Students may also choose to participate with the campus TV and radio stations, yearbook or newspaper.