At Manchester University, we strive to create the best academic and experiential education to graduate students prepared to compete. Through close personal relationships and mentoring, students find the encouragement they need for success. They learn to think critically in an environment that prizes the growth of the whole person.
Manchester is a place of affordable excellence, and innovative programs ensure our students’ success. Manchester’s Triple Guarantee assures that students receive financial aid, graduate in four years and have a job or graduate school placement within six months of graduation. Our Fast Forward program allows students to earn their bachelor’s degree in just three years.
With more than 60 areas of study, including the nation’s first peace studies program, the only sales program offered by an Indiana liberal arts institution, a master’s degree in athletic training, and a doctoral program in pharmacy, Manchester has something to offer every student.
Through rich, hands-on experiences, such as undergraduate research projects, study abroad opportunities and immersive internships, our students gain a competitive edge. They make connections and build confidence by participating in more than 60 student organizations and graduate equipped to lead. Within six months of graduation, 95 percent of Manchester graduates are employed, enrolled in graduate school or participating in full-time voluntary service.
Spartan student-athletes participate in 21 NCAA Division III athletics. And although academics always come first, they’re in it to win it, as is evident by a rich history of championship berths, individual national accolades and All-American honors.