We will be the Christian liberal arts-based university of choice in the Southeast for education and service.
Our mission as Christian educators is to help our students reach their full potential as educated citizens and worldwide servant-leaders.
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees of Carson-Newman University in its regularly scheduled meeting of October 19, 2007 received a recommendation from a trustee to consider a statement regarding the beliefs of the Board members about Holy Scripture. BE IT RESOLVED, that the Board of Trustees of Carson-Newman University does unanimously approve the following statement:
"We, the Board of Trustees of Carson-Newman University, do affirm Holy Scripture as being given by God through people, to people. The complete and final Word of God is revealed in Jesus Christ."