St. Stephen's University

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St. Stephen's University
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Mottobe yourself, journey together, expand your world
TypePrivate chartered university
Established1971
AffiliationCross-Border Higher Education Partnership
PresidentJeremy Barham (Interim)
Academic staff
22[citation needed]
Location, ,
45°11′35″N 67°16′55″W / 45.1930°N 67.2820°W / 45.1930; -67.2820Coordinates: 45°11′35″N 67°16′55″W / 45.1930°N 67.2820°W / 45.1930; -67.2820
Campusurban
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Websitewww.ssu.ca

St. Stephen's University is a small liberal arts university located in the town of St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada.

History[edit]

Planning for the institution began in 1971 and the first students enrolled in 1975. In 1998, the university received a charter from the provincial government to grant bachelor's and master's degrees in liberal arts and ministry studies.

Programs[edit]

St. Stephen's University is chartered by the province of New Brunswick to grant bachelor's and master's degrees. SSU offers undergraduate BA degrees in humanities and social sciences. The postgraduate ministry program offers training for professional and lay ministry. SSU also offers an online graduate and undergraduate Certificate program through its Institute for Religion, Peace and Justice.

Campus[edit]

St. Stephen's University has a small campus located on Main Street in the town of St. Stephen. The main building, called Park Hall, dates to the time of Canadian Confederation in the 19th century and is built in the Italian Renaissance Revival style of architecture.[1] Park Hall houses the SSU administrative offices, academic facilities, as well as a residence. Further residences for students are located in two other buildings on the campus.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Our History". St. Stephen's University. Retrieved 22 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Our Campus". St. Stephen's University. Retrieved 22 July 2012.

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