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Our Mission, Vision, and Identity

Messiah College is a Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences. Our mission is to educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership and reconciliation in church and society.

Messiah College is a nationally ranked, private Christian college with a student body of 3,234 undergraduate and graduate students. Located in Mechanicsburg, Pa., just 12 miles from the state capital, Harrisburg, Messiah also has a campus in downtown Harrisburg.

US News and World Report 2014
Academic Excellence
Faith Formation
Distinguished Faculty
Community Engagement
Character in Athletics