Why Choose MU?

When you join the Multnomah family, you join a community of driven learners, passionate explorers, and Christ-followers. Motivated by academic excellence and rooted in a biblical vision of faith, we step out in boldness. We don’t shy away from the effort or sacrifice required for education or for the life of faith, because we know that perseverance produces character.

Featured Programs

Whether you are called into the business world, history, counseling, ministry, or beyond, Multnomah University is committed to educational excellence and career mindfulness. We intentionally infuse the study of God into every program, so you can recognize the practical ways your faith connects to your career. Explore our top programs and begin your journey.

Becca Jones in counseling center


As a Psychology major, you will be empowered to provide holistic support with psychological understanding and Christlike empathy to people in need. Learn how to ignite growth in others by joyfully embracing the effort and compassion required to walk with people through pain.

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Female Professor Teaching in Class

Business Administration

We believe that you exist to reflect your Creator as a creative, highly-skilled, ethical, and passionate business person. As a Business Administration major at MU, you’ll be equipped to lead in the marketplace, discover solutions with data-analysis, and explore how faith changes your work into a calling.

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MAGDJ Students Praying Together

M.A. in Global Development and Justice

The MAGDJ program is made to unleash you as a dynamic agent of Christ-like change with a foundation of biblical justice and international development with an emphasis on compassion initiatives, poverty alleviation, and combating injustices in society.

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Prepare for a Career of Impact

At Multnomah University, we will prepare you to thrive as a dynamic agent of Christ-like change. We equip our graduates with the practical skills, biblical knowledge, and holistic support that they need to impact the world through any career.

1936 Multnomah School of the Bible was founded
35 Denominations represented
96% Percent of undergraduate students who receive financial aid
11:1 Ratio of students to faculty

“At Multnomah, you get a rigorous education with a deep, joyful walk with God. It revolutionized my life.”

Luis Palau '61, Graduate Certificate of Bible


Multnomah University Athletics consists of twelve competitive teams: basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, track and field, and volleyball. Our dedicated student-athletes take to competition with equal zeal as to their classes, representing our school as scholars and competitors alike.

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Presidential Search Underway

Join us in the hunt for the next president and help continue the legacy of Multnomah University. If you or someone you know has the qualities to lead MU on the continual mission God has entrusted us with, click here to learn more about our presidential search!

Presidential Search

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Higher education is an empowering experience and challenging adventure. Your education is a journey, and it all starts here.

Craig and student at graduation

Multnomah University admits students of any race, color, nationality and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  Multnomah University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and  loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Read more about our commitment to diversity and non-discrimination here.