Mid – Atlantic Christian University

715 N Poindexter St, Elizabeth City, NC

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Mid - Atlantic Christian University is a nonprofit private college that has many programs available for students to choose from. The school is located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in a predominantly rural area. The school maintains a Christian Churches and Churches of Christ affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. The school's small size in terms of enrollment, about 170 students, allows students to have a more hands on education due to class size and easier access to faculty.

Areas of study offered at Mid - Atlantic Christian University include but are not limited to:

  • Youth Ministry
  • Pre-Theology, Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Biblical Studies
  • Organizational Leadership

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be required to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit school records, which are then evaluated by admissions officials. Either the SAT or ACT exam can be taken to apply to this school. Scores in a range of 16 to 22 on the ACT or 840 to 1080 on the SAT are needed to greatly increase your chances for acceptance. 39% of applicants are admitted to Mid - Atlantic Christian University, of which 48% choose to attend.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is around $12,000, but may change each year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's price of attendance calculator to better estimate their cost of attendance. School housing is available on-campus for students. The yearly cost of housing is approximately $4,200. This school may offer financial aid for students who are eligible in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

For a complete list of areas of study, enrollment information, admissions information, and more, please take a look at the school's website at

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give an overview of the applicants Mid – Atlantic Christian University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Mid – Atlantic Christian University is about 200, where graduate students make up roughly 27% of the student body.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $13,000-$16,000 for both state residents and nonresidents
  • For part-time students, charges are between $420-$500 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships98%$10,071
Receiving Student Loans73%$5,509
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Mid – Atlantic Christian University may provide services like:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Assistance to find work

Graduation Rates

Mid – Atlantic Christian University has an overall graduation rate which is close to 59%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years21%
Graduating in 5 Years14%
Graduating in 6 Years7%

Intercollegiate Athletics

Mid – Atlantic Christian University is a Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA). The most popular sport is listed below:

  • Basketball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Mid – Atlantic Christian University by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies


Family and Consumer Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature


Theology and Religious Vocations

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Mid – Atlantic Christian University for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map