PIU Online is an evangelical institution committed to a biblical philosophy of education, centered on the revelation of the God, which culminates in Jesus Christ, and has its full understanding only through the Scriptures. PIU Online is committed to the Bible as God’s holy and inerrant Word, and to the integration of all knowledge under its authority. The process of equipping students with a working knowledge of God’s Word is based on the conviction that the foundational principles for every area of learning are in the Bible. PIU Online seeks to stimulate the spiritual development of its students according to the biblical mandate of discipleship and to provide academic, social, and spiritual resources so students can mature and develop their gifts to serve the Lord.
The study of God’s truth as revealed in Scripture and the search for academic truth at PIU Online are guided by experienced, spiritual, qualified faculty members, who understand that their responsibility as Christian leaders, under the ministry of the Holy Spirit, is to impart biblical truth and to train students to discern truth. Thus, they assist students in acquiring the information, skills, perspectives and commitment necessary for effective Christian service. Also, the faculty and staff provide an educational environment of Christian integrity and love that enhances and supports the learning experience.
The goal of PIU Online is to produce servant leaders whose lives are well integrated with a solid, biblical worldview and who accept their responsibilities to glorify God and serve their fellow man. Some students will enter Christian vocational service, while others will be a vital testimony in the community and the local church. All are taught to evaluate critically the issues of life against the standard of God’s inspired Word.