Founded in 1870, Martin Methodist College is a four-year liberal arts college related to the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church. On an historic campus located in Pulaski, Tenn., in the beautiful hills of southern Middle Tennessee, the college is convenient to both Nashville (70 miles to the north) and Huntsville, Ala. (40 miles to the south).
Martin Methodist College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4501 for questions about the accreditation of Martin Methodist College. The college is also accredited by The University Senate of the United Methodist Church, and chartered by the State of Tennessee.
The college is an affirmative action institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, creed, national origin, physical handicaps, or age in the administration of its educational policies, administration, scholarship and loan programs, employment, athletics, and other college-administered programs.
Consumer information and federally-mandated student right-to-know statistics are published in the Martin Methodist College Student Handbook available from the Office of Student Affairs. www.sacs.org
United Methodist Church
Martin Methodist College is a college related to the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church and chartered by the State of Tennessee.
Martin Methodist College as an institution of higher education related to the United Methodist Church has as its mission to:
- provide challenging educational programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences that are designed to prepare students for future careers and lives of continued learning;
- promote a diverse and globally-conscious learning community that nurtures intellectual, spiritual, social and personal growth;
- serve the region and church through educational, spiritual, social and cultural programs.
Martin Methodist College is committed to being the educational epicenter for south central Tennessee and a college of opportunity for our students, community and church.
A Martin education has always included a unique blend of challenge and support. This nurturing atmosphere draws out the best in students and encourages an unusual level of achievement and success.
The campus experience at Martin Methodist is marked by special attention to issues of academic integrity and character development, with the college’s Code of Honor serving a central role.
Our academic community appreciates the educational advantage of a diverse learning environment, including diversity of ethnicity, nationality and creed. In that context we also value the kind of cooperative spirit that leads to mutual understanding and true collaboration.
The Martin Methodist College family, true to its church connection, regularly expresses its care and concern, not only internally but externally toward our community and region. This compassion translates into active service and service-learning programs for students with the understanding that acquired skills and knowledge are to be used to bless the lives of others.