Adrian College was founded in 1859 as a co-educational, liberal arts college affiliated with the Methodist Church. The campus is located in Adrian, Michigan, a community of approximately 22,000, and is within an hour's drive of Detroit, Ann Arbor, Jackson, and Toledo, Ohio. Consistently rated a Barron's Best Buy, Adrian offers a variety of merit and need-based scholarships and financial aid. The College seeks to prepare the whole student for a relevant life and career through volunteerism, professional internships and study abroad programs in addition to rigorous classroom experience.
Adrian College grants degrees in more than 40 academic programs. Degrees granted are the Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Fine Art, Bachelor of Music Education and the Bachelor of Music.