Fulton College (Fiji)

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This article is about the Fijian tertiary institution. For the college in Missouri formerly known as "Fulton College", see Westminster College (Missouri).
Fulton College
Fulton College logo.PNG
Established 1904 [1]
Type Private
Academic affiliation
Pacific Adventist University
Principal Steve Currow
Deputy principal Losena Oli
Academic staff
16
Location King's Road,
Tailevu, Fiji
Affiliations Seventh-day Adventist Church
Website fulton.ac.fj

Fulton College is a co-educational boarding tertiary institution situated on the eastern side of Viti Levu on the main island of Fiji. It is operated by the Seventh-day Adventist church. It serves the island countries of: Fiji, Tonga, Samoa, Tuvalu, New Caledonia, Cook Islands, French Polynesia, Kiribati, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands. Its services are also offered to Pacific Islanders, and other interested individuals, living in Australia, New Zealand and overseas.

It is a part of the Seventh-day Adventist education system, the world's second largest Christian school system.[2][3][4] [5]

Campus[edit]

The college is approximately 45 km from Suva on the King's Road. The College campus is set on a 100-acre (0.40 km2) property near the township of Korovou. Within a kilometre of this is a 300-acre (1.2 km2) property utilised for cropping and dairying.[6]

Academic divisions[edit]

The college is divided into the following divisions

  • Business
  • Education
  • Theology

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Adventist Yearbook
  2. ^ http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2010/1115/For-real-education-reform-take-a-cue-from-the-Adventists"the second largest Christian school system in the world has been steadily outperforming the national average – across all demographics."
  3. ^ http://www.religionfacts.com/christianity/denominations/seventh_day_adventist.htm
  4. ^ "Department of Education, Seventh-day Adventist Church". Retrieved 2010-06-18. 
  5. ^ Rogers, Wendi; Kellner, Mark A. (April 1, 2003). "World Church: A Closer Look at Higher Education". Adventist News Network. Retrieved 2010-06-19. 
  6. ^ Fulton College

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Coordinates: 17°49′37″S 178°32′59″E / 17.827022°S 178.549697°E / -17.827022; 178.549697