Warner University

13895 Hwy 27 - Lake Wales, FL 33859

Warner University is located in Lake Wales, FL — just south of Orlando. With almost 1,200 students from over 30 states and 20 countries, Warner University provides a diverse, intentional, and Christ-centered community.

The “family feel” is what Warner University is all about. With a 14:1 student-to-professor ratio in the classroom, students can experience intentional learning in a setting that allows for making life-long friendships. Free tutoring and academic review services are also available — for every student.

With 21 athletic programs, students can pursue their dream of playing at the collegiate level while being poured into by coaches who care about spiritual development as much as they do about performance.

From the classroom and residence halls to the athletic field and cafeteria, students at Warner University are surrounded by faculty and staff who are committed to equipping them to pursue all that God has called them to be.

About Warner University

In 2018, Warner University celebrated 50 years of service to Central Florida and beyond. The first freshman class of just 27 students entered in the fall of 1968. Now, Warner University bustles with almost 1,200, and is proud to have hundreds of alumni around the world making an impact in their communities, churches, and homes. Warner University's campus has grown from just two buildings to eleven, with the recent addition of Holland Hall, Ed & Myrtle Lou Swindle Ag Complex, and the new Tye Athletic Performance Center.

Warner University's undergraduate programs include over 35 liberal arts and professional degrees. At the graduate level, Warner University also offers four graduate level programs designed for working professionals: Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Ministry, and Master of Science in Management, which includes a concentration in Criminal Justice. In addition to the traditional programs offered on campus, Warner University also offers online programs that follow a flexible 8-week course schedule that redefine the convenience of online learning.

Warner University's liberal arts curriculum prepares students to successfully meet the demands of today’s workplace and the challenges of graduate school. Faculty and staff are committed to developing servant leaders who evaluate issues from a biblical worldview, and who strive to live out their faith in their communities, churches, and homes.

The administration, faculty and staff are not only highly qualified in their areas of service, but are also dedicated to the ministry of Christian higher education. Together, they model the values of Christian community.

Warner University is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division II and The Sun Conference. Students compete in a number of intercollegiate sports, including baseball, basketball, cross-country, football, lacrosse, softball, soccer, tennis, track and field, and volleyball.

Mission Statement

Warner University is committed to guiding individuals toward Christ-like character and intellectual maturity while equipping them to serve.