Martin Methodist College, founded in 1870, is a liberal arts, four-year college related to the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church.
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 one of the leading, small, nurturing liberal arts colleges in the Southeast, and a model of church-relatedness for the United Methodist Church.