San Diego Christian College was founded (as Christian Heritage College) in 1970 by Dr. Tim LaHaye, Dr. Art Peters, and Dr. Henry Morris.


Dr. Paul Ague - President

Dr. Jon DePreist - Vice President for Academics
Robert Jensen - Vice President for Advancement & Administration
Steve Chaney – Vice President for Finance and CFO


SDCC offers fifteen major programs.


Students come from 29 different states and 14 countries.
The current ratio of women to men at SDCC is 3:2.
Approximately 50% are resident students, and 50% commute.


Our student/faculty ratio is 14:1.


San Diego Christian is a member of the NAIA Division I, and GSAC (Golden State Athletic Conference).

The current athletic programs include: Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Cross Country, Men's and Women's Soccer, Men's and Women's Tennis, Women's Volleyball, Baseball, and Softball.

Recent Awards and Recognitions

SDC Receives Top Tech Award in Education
SDC Ranks in Top 10 Best Small Colleges


SDC is a Non-Denominational college affiliated with the California Southern Baptist. SDCC has over 18 denominations represented in its student body.


Near the ocean, near the mountains, and near downtown San Diego. San Diego Christian College is located at 200 Riverview Parkway, Santee, CA 92071.