The Online Solution

The Online Solution

Something for everyone Many high school seniors today find themselves facing the reality that they may not be able to start college right away due to financial constraints. Many adults also find themselves wanting to finish a degree begun years earlier or to earn a master’s degree, whether for promotion, professional development, or personal fulfillment. [Continue Reading…]

Watch Athletic Events Live Online!

Watch Athletic Events Live Online!

The fall semester is underway at Maranatha’s residential campus. The students are back, and so are the Maranatha Crusaders! Already, our cross country, football, soccer, and volleyball teams’ seasons are in full swing. Sports fans out there may be glad to know that Maranatha’s athletic department routinely streams home games live online. We would love [Continue Reading…]

Under Construction!

Under Construction!

The Maranatha Office of Online and Distance Learning (ODL) is on the move! From Thursday, September 4th, through Monday, September 9th, the office will be relocating from OM111 to OM209, more than quadrupling the current space. This move will allow ODL to continue to expand its staffing and technology to meet the needs of its rapidly [Continue Reading…]

Christina Miller’s Story

Christina Miller’s Story

Do you want to pursue a graduate degree but worry that a university won’t accept you as a student based on your non-accredited undergraduate degree? Christina Miller was a student like this. Having earned 125 credits at an unaccredited university, she needed only 30 credits to graduate with a degree from Maranatha and found the [Continue Reading…]

Musicians in Top 10% for 5th Year

Musicians in Top 10% for 5th Year

Prior to graduation each year, Maranatha’s senior music majors take the ETS Major Field Exam in Music as a measure of their learning during their years at Maranatha. The test includes subsets on listening comprehension, written theory and written history. A sampling of other state and Christian universities taking this exam include Mississippi, Tulsa, Missouri, Evansville, [Continue Reading…]

Plugged In

Plugged In

James Mielke had been given a unique opportunity—to work as a camera operator for an entire week, video recording a Bible prophecy conference in Canada. The only problem was school, specifically his Maranatha Online classes. As it turned out, this was no problem at all. “I was able to work ahead a whole week,” said [Continue Reading…]

Taking the Next Step

Taking the Next Step

Pastors who encourage church members to participate in ministry often say “The best ability is availability.” When regional accreditation is discussed, however, portability—the ability for credits to transfer between colleges—is certainly among its most compelling aspects. The National Survey of Student Engagement found that up to 50 percent of all students either transfer or take [Continue Reading…]

DeLozier Earns NAC Woman of the Year

DeLozier Earns NAC Woman of the Year

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha athlete Torey DeLozier was recently selected by the Senior Woman Administrators’ Standing Committee of the Northern Athletic Conference as Woman of the Year for 2012-13 academic year. For DeLozier, this is the first time earning the prestigious award, and now represents the conference in the NCAA Woman of the Year selection [Continue Reading…]