Patten University

Patten University, founded in 1944, is a private institution of higher education accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).* At Patten University students learn the skills they need to become national and international leaders in ministry, business, the liberal arts, education and other professional areas. Patten’s purpose is to provide students of all backgrounds with a rigorous, challenging education that is based on Judeo-Christian values and that inspires commitment to community service.