For 95 years, Crown College has prepared Christians to serve and influence the world. Beginning in 1916 with four students who wanted to study the Bible, it quickly developed into a training school for those interested in ministry and missionary preparation. A few years later, it became known as St Paul Bible Institute, gaining a solid reputation as a leader in the Bible college movement throughout the Midwest.
Crown remains an exceptional private Christian college nearly 100 years after its opening. We are passionate in our preparation of Christians who serve Christ and influence the world. Located just west of Minneapolis, Minn., Crown is distinguished by a commitment to deliver a Christ-centered education that is academically excellent and globally connected. Ranked among the “Best Midwest Regional Colleges” by US News & World Report, Crown offers a variety of professional and graduate programs, available online or on campus. As one of the 10 most affordable Christian colleges in the Midwest, according to the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, you will find our commitment to providing an affordable private college education is unrivaled.