Where Education Meets Personal
Growth and Global Impact
About Trinity Christian College
Take part in a rounded liberal arts education
Welcome to Trinity, a place where education isn’t just about books and exams—it’s about your growth as a whole person, your connection to something greater, and your ability to make a positive mark on the world.
Our Approach to Education: It’s About You
At Trinity, we believe that education should prepare you for more than just a job; it should equip you to build a life that truly matters. We offer a well-rounded liberal arts education that not only focuses on academics but also helps you develop as an individual, spiritually and personally.
The Trinity Advantage: Small but Powerful
What makes Trinity special is our small, tight-knit community. Here, you’re not just a number; you’re a valued member of our family. You get the best of both worlds: the personal attention of a small college and the exciting opportunities of being near a bustling city.
Join Our Curious and Ambitious Community
In today’s world, there’s a big demand for people like you—those who are curious, driven, and want to make a real difference. Trinity attracts students who are ready to take on the world’s challenges with enthusiasm and ambition.
Ready to Begin Your Journey with Trinity?
If you’re excited about a meaningful education that goes beyond textbooks, Trinity is the place for you. Join our community, and together, we’ll help you grow, explore, and prepare for a life filled with purpose and impact.
Continually ranked in the top tier among Regional Colleges—Midwest by U.S.News & World Report, Trinity Christian College is an accredited liberal arts college offering 70 programs of study, master’s degree programs in counseling psychology and special education, and an Adult Studies accelerated program. Students are encouraged to ask questions and learn from dedicated professors who teach a Christian worldview and prepare students to build a life that makes a difference.
Within the campus life at Trinity, you’ll find a community full of life—organizations, groups built around passions, and nonstop events. Our more than 1,400 students spend their time at Trinity building relationships that last a lifetime. Intercollegiate sports, student-run ministry programs, and a full scope of creative expression in fine arts and student publications are a huge part of the Trinity experience.
Trinity is less than 30 minutes from Chicago. At Trinity, your learning will be enhanced by more cultural, career, and social opportunities than you can imagine. Proximity to Chicago means internship opportunities at major companies and hospitals, hours of culture at museums and theaters, and so much food and fun. Trinity’s Chicago Semester provides a chance for students to live and work in the city for an entire semester.
There’s no better way to broaden your worldview and gain a global perspective than through travel. Trinity offers off-campus programs including semesters in Spain, Ecuador, the Netherlands, Oman, Romania, as well as other areas of the world. Interim trips to countries such as South Africa, Jamaica, Italy, China, and France offer students additional study abroad opportunities.