CO Union College (Takoma Park, Maryland, US)

A coeducational four-year liberal arts college in Takoma Park, Maryland. Established as Washington Training College in 1904, it was renamed Washington Foreign Mission Seminary the same year. In 1913 its name was changed to Washington Missionary College, and to Columbia Union College in 1961. It is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by the SDA Board of Regents, and is a member of the American Association of Colleges. It is recognized by the State Board of Education of the state of Maryland for the preparation of elementary and secondary school teachers, by the National League for Nursing for its program in nursing, including public health nursing, and by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association for it...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.