Corban is an independent Christian university with 50+ majors and programs of study including professional, liberal arts, and ministries. Along with traditional and adult degree completion programs at the undergraduate level, Corban offers graduate teacher licensure programs and graduate degrees.
Corban University is an academic community with a Baptist heritage that bases its existence on the concept of ministry through the application of the Great Commission as presented in Matthew 28: 19-20, Go therefore and make disciples of all nationsteaching them to observe all that I commanded you All our academic programs are Christ-Centered equipping students to have a biblical worldview on all issues of life.
Corban is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.
Corban is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. As a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), Corban's Education program is approved to culminate in an ACSI teaching certificate. It is also approved by the State of Oregon to prepare both elementary and secondary teachers for licensure. More information on our accreditation.
Our distinction is relationship—faculty to student and student to student. The members of the Corban community are here to help students succeed. Our motto, Dedicating Heart and Mind to God, is a very real part of our process.