Grove City College is a private, Christian four-year undergraduate institution. The College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Grove City College is also a member of the American Council on Education, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, the National Association of Colleges and Employers, and the Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Universities.
Since its founding in 1876, Grove City College, committed to Christian principles, has sought to provide liberal, scientific, and pre-professional education of the highest caliber at the lowest possible cost. In keeping with its mission, the College takes special care in selecting faculty who are experts in their chosen fields of learning, thoroughly loyal to the purposes of the College, and professing Christians.