Portrait of a Graduate


At Northland Christian, we desire for our students to learn, love, and lead the world to Christ. We strive for our students to know the love of Jesus in a deeply personal way - in a way that permeates through every aspect of their lives.

And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. You shall love your neighbor as yourself.
— Mark 12:30-31



As learners,
our graduates will


continue on a rigorous intellectual path;

intentionally develop their minds;

engage culture with biblically-based thoughts, ideas and truth, with a respectful defense of their Christian beliefs;

enjoy a wide variety of disciplines; and

learn a wide variety of Christian, liberal arts subjects, characterized by writing, thinking and syntheses skills, to maximize their God-given abilities.

As lovers of Jesus Christ,
our graduates will


center their pursuits on Jesus first and foremost;

demonstrate the love and attitude of Jesus Christ to all people;

know that their identity rests in the Image of God;

have a missional view of all vocations; and

lead lives characterized by selflessness, humility and servant-hood and a lifestyle of obedience in furthering God’s kingdom.



As leaders,
our graduates will


practice a strong work ethic;

devote their life to whatever calling God has prepared for them, dedicated to His Kingdom;

fear and respect God;

endlessly pursue to know God better and make Him known in their commitment to continuously mature as Christ followers; and

exemplify a life of wisdom and truth.