A Brief History of Methodist University

Written by William H. Billings ’68, Kim Hasty, and Michael C. Molter ’94 Edited by Michael C. Molter ’94 In 1955, a citizens’ group in Fayetteville, N.C., began discussing the possibility of bringing a private college to the city. The Read More …

Writing Center Student Resources

Your writing doesn’t always take place during Writing Center hours.  And you can’t always remember what the first steps are in writing a paper or how to figure out your thesis statement or what the seven “fanboys” conjunctions are. Then Read More …

Past Presidents of Methodist University

Lucius Stacy Weaver (1957-1973) Lucius Stacy Weaver was elected the first president of Methodist University (then Methodist College) in June 1957. At the time of his election, he was serving as superintendent of the Durham (NC) city school system. Dr. Read More …

Computer Information Technology

In the Computer Information Technology (CIT) program, applications are given more emphasis than formal properties. The student acquires a systematic body of knowledge with respect to business problems and their solutions. Emphasis is given to business information systems, network administration, Read More …

Distinguished Political Science Graduates

Chioma Azih (2017) Chioma graduated as the department’s Outstanding Political Science Major.  Her studies focused on International Politics and Financial Economics.  Currently, Chioma works as a Project Manager for a Business Development Consultancy firm in London and is preparing for Read More …

General Studies

Degree Awarded Associate of Arts (A.A.) – available both online and on-campus Online A.A. in General Studies Methodist University’s 100% online associate degree in general studies is structured to give you a platform to advance your career. Designed for students Read More …

Commuting Students

Methodist University’s relationship with commuters dates back to 1960 when we welcomed our first set of 44 part-time commuter students. Throughout the years those numbers have multiplied as we expanded our academics, services, and campus to grow and be more Read More …

Professional Leadership & Ethics

The 100% online bachelor’s in professional leadership and ethics from Methodist University is designed to prepare you to make a career as a leader. Through an interdisciplinary and wide-ranging approach, you will engage with a well-rounded curriculum that promotes liberal Read More …

Computer Science

Computer science is the systematic study of computers and of the phenomena of computing. Formal properties are given more emphasis than realizations or applications. A major objective of the discipline is the formulation of a systematic body of knowledge to Read More …