As a private Christian college affiliated with the historically peaceful Mennonite Church USA, Goashen's not only preparing students for successful careers, they're teaching them to respond peacefully and productively to the greatest challenges the world has ever faced.
The college offers bachelors degrees in more than 65 areas of study, as well as select masters degrees. Goshen enrolls approximately 900 students from 33 states and 38 countries and is recognized for its innovative, life-changing study abroad program (Study-Service Term) and exceptional educational value. The 135-acre tree-filled campus features a world-class Music Center and a Rec-Fitness Center for 15 intercollegiate athletic teams. The extended campus includes a 1,189-acre natural sanctuary (the Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center near Wolf Lake, Ind.) and a marine biology lab in the Florida Keys. Rooted in the historically peaceful Mennonite church and established in 1894, the college's Christ-centered mission produces passionate learners, compassionate peacemakers, global citizens and servant leaders. The colleges doors are open to all, with students from 40 different Christian denominations and several world religions. Experiential learning, faculty mentors and strong friendships are significant community strengths for students.