Fact Sheet: Point University

Point University, a private, Christian, four-year liberal arts institution, exists to equip traditional and adult-learning students to take their faith into the marketplace in new and culturally relevant ways.

Quick Facts

  • Status: Private, Christian four-year liberal arts university serving the next generation of cultural leaders motivated to live out their faith in the marketplace

  • Accredited by: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

  • Enrollment: 1,582 students enrolled in traditional undergraduate program at West Point campus and adult-degree program at locations in Georgia and Alabama

  • Degrees offered: Associate of arts, bachelor of arts, bachelor of science and bachelor of theology

  • Programs of study: Point University offers 24 majors and 21 minors. Majors include accounting, Biblical studies (and dual major in biblical studies and preaching ministry), biology, business administration, child and youth development, Christian ministry, counseling and human services, criminal justice, early childhood education, English, exercise science, general studies, history, human relations, humanities (and humanities & Biblical studies), management, marketing, middle grades education, music, organizational leadership, psychology, and sociology with social work specialization

  • Location: Point University offers classes for both traditional and adult-learning students at the main campus in West Point, Georgia. The Access adult-learning program is also offered at off-site locations in Georgia: Lindbergh City Center (Atlanta), McDonough, Peachtree City and Savannah and in Birmingham, Alabama

  • Traditional student 2015 – 2016 tuition, fees, room and board: $26,900 

  • Athletics: Point University teams compete as part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics' (NAIA) and the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) in the Appalachian Athletic Conference. Over the years, athletic teams have won regional as well as national championships. Point University has 20 intercollegiate men’s and women’s athletic teams. For more information, visit PointSkyHawks.com

  • Mascot: Skyhawk

  • President: Dean Collins, '79

  • University website: Point.edu

Locations

Point University relocated its main campus for its traditional undergraduate program to West Point, Georgia in July 2012. Degree program for adult learners has locations in West Point, Peachtree City, Atlanta, McDonough and Savannah, Georgia, and Birmingham, Alabama. In addition, Point University offers a dual-credit enrollment program for high school students at various locations. 

Enrollment and Accreditation

Point University currently has a combined enrollment of more than 1,500 students in its traditional and adult-learning programs. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of the university.