About Calvary University
On Campus Housing
Calvary University is a private for-profit institute established in the year 1961 as the result of a merger of Kansas City Bible College (KCBC) and Midwest Bible College (MBC). Truth, Service, Character, Relevance, and Relationship are the core values followed by the university. The mission is to provide an education which prepares Christians to live and serve in the church and the world.
- University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and The Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).
The acceptance rate is 98% with the total graduation rate of 68%.
The total student population is 271 which consists of 149 full-timers and 122 part-timers.
The student-faculty ratio is 7:1. The retention rate is 52% for full-timers and 50% for part-timers.
Online Education at Calvary University
The blended model of education allows students to achieve an online degree virtually anywhere around the world. Almost all the campus classes are video recorded and made available to the distance learning students which gives them the traditional classroom experience. The university is committed to providing high-quality online education.
The university ranks between 264 to 346 in Best Online Bachelor's Programs according to the US News report.
Calvary has a beautiful campus situated on the top of a hill.
The academics are much harder but it is achievable with the help of faculties and other staffs.
The classes are really interesting. It is a school which views all the disciplines from a biblical viewpoint.
The university has an active alumni network which is beneficial in getting suggestions and feedback. It consists of classes to learn more about the Bible which is useful in the real world.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$59,014 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Nearly $718,630 is awarded to the students every year as financial aid with an average amount of $4,451 spending on each student. 82% of the full-timers receive some form of financial aid. Calvary’s Financial Aid Office is dedicated to helping students and their families to explore the various financial opportunities available. The FAFSA form should be filled by the students as an initial step in the process of applying for financial aids.
The Calvary University federal school code is 002450.
The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and so on.
The Institutional Aid includes the Academic Merit Scholarship, Alumni Scholarship, Berean Fellowship Scholarship, Early College Scholarship, and IFCA Scholarship.
The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, VA Vocational Rehabilitation, and the Tuition Assistance Program.