The Holy Cross University in the city of Kielce is a non-state higher school acting since 1994. It was recorded in the Non-state Schools Register by the Decision of the Minister of National Education at serial number 44. The university educates students at two faculties in the scope of 5 fields of study and 14 specializations.
It has accreditation from the National Accreditation Committee in the field of Physical Education (2003, 2008), Tourism and Recreation (2004), and Pedagogics (2004). The University employs highly qualified scientific and teaching staff and mainly quite a big group of independent scientists. Out of the working professors, many of them are well-known and esteemed for their scientific achievements at home and abroad. The academic teachers employed in the Holy Cross University do their own research both as individuals and teams. For this purpose, scientific contacts were started with universities at home abroad.