200 Manor AvenueLanghorne, PA 19047 215-702-4235
http://www.pbu.edu admissions@pbu.edu
About Philadelphia Biblical University
  • Year of Foundation 1913
  • Size of Campus 114 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Protestant, Evangelical
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,080
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53%, 47%, 45%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $20,888
  • Room and Board $8,275
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,044
Cairn University, formerly called Philadelphia Biblical University, is an institution of higher learning located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania founded in 1913. Cairn University exists to educate students to serve Christ in the church, society, and the world as biblically minded, well-educated, and professionally competent men and women of character. The mission of Cairn is clear and guides all efforts and planning at the University. It shapes every program and every course. It speaks of an education that focuses on the whole person, one that changes lives and prepares men and women to make a difference.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Missions Conference, Home Coming Events, President's Hawaiian Luau & Concert.
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Student Missions Fellowship, Student Theological Society
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of honor societies Delta Epsilon Chi
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Cultural Awareness Association
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Philadelphia, PA, Trenton, NJ
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 55%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms, men's dorms, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 15%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 40
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 40
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 55
  • Basic Services Provided N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 960
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Counseling Services N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (St. Joseph's University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,750
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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