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Ambrose University College

Ambrose University College
630, 833 . 4th Avenue SQ
Calgary, AB T2P 3T5
Ambrose University College -- formerly known as Alliance University College - Nazarene University College -- is a higher learning institution devoted to preparing individuals for service in society and in the church. Thanks to its location in Calgary, a city in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, students of Ambrose University College are able to enjoy recreational activities like skiing while also benefiting from employment opportunities both in the city and on campus.

This Canadian college not only offers theology classes but traditional liberal arts courses such as history, business administration, music, and behavioral science as well. Students who enter into one of Ambrose University College's bachelor degree programs can be assured that they are accredited by the Province of Alberta and the Campus Alberta Quality Council (CAQC). Theology courses, meanwhile, are accredited by the Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) at the undergraduate level. Graduate theology programs, which are offered through Canadian Theological Seminary (CTS) are accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) at the graduate level.
Quick Facts:
  • Ambrose University College has varsity teams that compete in co-ed hockey, and both men's and women's volleyball, soccer, and basketball.
  • This Canadian college is the official school of both the Christian and Missionary Alliance and the Church of Nazarene, in Canada.
  • Students who choose to live on-campus can look forward to an apartment-style residence hall.
  • Ambrose University College's Archibald-Thompson Library is the largest theological library in the Prairies.
  • Ambrose University College is the result of the unification of Alliance University College and Nazarene University College; two colleges with over 100 years of history combined.

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