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You want a university that will get you ready to take on your goals, prepare you for your career and help you live in the truth of God’s Word.

Join thousands of Christ-centered, career-ready CSU graduates, and be prepared to serve Christ as a leader in your career.

Check out what life is like at CSU including co-curricular experiences, suite-style residence hall living, on-campus employment and leadership opportunities.

Get a quick overview of our faith-centered university. You’ll find information about the campus, enrollment and 10 reasons why you’ll love CSU.

At CSU, every class and experience is centered on the Word of God. Read about the values and beliefs that are the foundation of CSU.

Discover why CSU Defenders isn’t your average sports experience. Led by coaches who push you to be your best in the game and in your walk with Christ, CSU’s 12 NCAA III intercollegiate programs value the “Defender standard” with discipline, character, teamwork and leadership for Christ.

See the beauty of the CSU campus—named Most Beautiful Bible College in the U.S! From resident halls, to student life, to Defender athletics, see what’s happening on campus from the convenience of your device.

My CSU Story

“What I love about this degree is, I can apply everything. Every bit of it is useful.”

JUSTIN BESSINGER — Master of Arts in Biblical Apologetics

“CSU is an amazing school to grow closer to God and to build your character as a believer. I have really appreciated how CSU is so focused on being connected to one another and living in community.”

AUTUMN MASON — Worship Studies Major

“I enjoy dorm life and especially the friendships I’ve made on the soccer team. It’s the best culture I’ve ever been in. Everyone on campus really encourages me to be the best that I can be.”

DAVID LAWRENCE — Criminal Justice Major


Why Choose


With current students from 40 states and 21 countries and nearly 17,000 alumni serving and working around the globe, Clarks Summit University is known for excellent career preparation with a biblical foundation. Here are other ways CSU’s been recognized by outside organizations:

  • #1 Top faith-based online college in PA
  • #1 Most beautiful Bible college in the U.S.
  • #2 Safest college in America
  • #3 Best online master’s program in counseling
  • #5 Best online Bible College
  • #8 Best college for religious studies

Upcoming Events

Youth Indoor Track Meet
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am
Youth Indoor Track Meet @ Clarks Summit University Recreation Center

2019 Youth Indoor Track Meet

Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 – 9:00 AM Start
CSU REC Center – 538 Venard Rd, Clarks Summit, PA

Guy & Girls Divisions: 3rd-4th grade | 5th-6th grade | 7th-8th grade (Jr. High)

 1st-2nd-3rd place medals for each division in each event in each age group

Register your team here.

Individuals, register here.
Registrations will be accepted on the meet day for individual athletes.

Running Events                                                       Indoor Field Events

55 Hurdles                   3-4       5-6       7-8                   Shot Put                      3-4       5-6       7-8

55 Sprint                     3-4       5-6       7-8                   Indoor Javelin              3-4       5-6       7-8

100                              3-4       5-6       7-8                   High Jump                   3-4       5-6       7-8

200                              3-4       5-6       7-8                   Long Jump                   3-4       5-6         —

400                              3-4       5-6       7-8                   Standing Broad Jump   —       —        7-8

800                              3-4       5-6       7-8

1600                             —        —        7-8

4 x 100 Relay              —        5-6       7-8

4 x 200 Relay              —        5-6       7-8

4 x 400 Relay               —        5-6       7-8


 *All unaffiliated athletes must have a parental permission and waiver. To be filled out and signed the day of the event.

Athletes may sign up for as many events as they want.

Individual Entries:

  • $4 per event
  • $15 for 4 or more events
  • Individuals are encouraged to pre-register in the online link

Team Entries:

  • $80 School and Club Teams — per Boy or Girl Teams
  • Teams must pre-register

NOTE: Teams must have a Head Coach, and may enter for one fee and unlimited events

*All payment accepted only on the day of the meet*

Questions/Information: 570-585-9384

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Focus on Your Future
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 19 @ 4:00 pm
At Clarks Summit University, we know choosing a major and career path can be overwhelming for high school students. That’s why we created “Focus on your Future,” an event which will give you tools to move confidently ahead. We will connect you with a professional career consultant and provide you with a cutting-edge and faith-based career assessment while you experience student life at CSU.
The best part? It’s all free—because we know how important these decisions are, and we want to set students like you up for success.

 Two Tracks: for high school students and anyone who works with young people.


CSU students walking on campusWhat talents and passions has God given you? How do they play into your future career path?
Get answers to your questions, and discover how your unique, God-given design can give you insight for choosing your major, your college and your future career!

Experience life as a CSU student at this FREE event!
• Cutting-edge career assessment from a faith-based perspective ($160 value)
• Guidance through assessment results from a certified consultant
• Experience residence hall life
• Meals with CSU students
• Meet professors and coaches
• Financial and career-planning workshops


Students talkingThose who work with young people will benefit from the education professionals track. Teachers, guidance counselors, administrators, youth leaders and other influencers will be better equipped to guide young people toward their best future.
Learn valuable tools and strategies to help students best prepare for college—and life ahead, including topics like:
• Opening minds to career possibilities
• Building soft skills
• Guiding students in choosing a major
• Preparing them to transition to college
Register today by emailing visit@ClarksSummitU.edu or by calling 570.585.9376
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Dorm Chapel
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Career Readiness Week
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Career Readiness Week

Career Readiness Week is a place for employers and organizations with seasonal work, internships, and full-time career/ministry opportunities to connect with Clarks Summit University students. We are inviting employers to set up recruitment tables on the 20th and 21st.

Join us live on Facebook.

What to Expect

Three days programmed with events.

  •  February 19: Career Services’ Jeremy Yeckley will equip and inform students about being career ready and utilizing the time they will have with guest employers on campus.
  • February 20: Guest speakers will host separate workshop sessions on career-readiness.
  • February 21: Guest employers are invited to participate during the industry-focused discussion panels and set up recruitment tables on campus.
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Learn more about CSU

See how you can become a Christ-centered, career-ready graduate. Get the information you need to see how CSU can help you reach your goals.

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