Jarvis Christian College

Mission Statement

Jarvis Christian College is a historically Black liberal arts, associate and baccalaureate, degree-granting institution affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The mission of the college is to prepare students intellectually, through academic programs that promote excellence in teaching and learning; socially, through student-centered support programs that encourage positive and constructive communication among peers, faculty, and staff; spiritually, through programs that stimulate spiritual growth and worship; and personally, through interaction that fosters self-development and maturity using different modalities of instructional delivery. The mission further seeks to prepare students for professional and graduate studies, productive careers, and to function effectively in a global and technological society.

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News & Updates

Jarvis Christian College's 2018 Founders/Homecoming Celebration

Friday, March 02, 2018

Jarvis Christian College’s 2018 Founders/Homecoming kicks off Monday, March 19, and continues through Sunday, March 25, on the College campus. The weeklong event will include the Pioneer Hall of... Read More

Community Invited to Tour College's African-American Museum

Monday, February 19, 2018

Jarvis Christian College’s African-American Museum turned a year old this month.

The museum, featuring the Rodney Lamar Atkins Collection, opened Feb. 8, 2017, in the Olin Learning and Resource Center... Read More

Black History Month Program to feature SCLC President/CEO Mr. Charles Steele Jr.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Mr. Charles Steele Jr., President/CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), will be the featured speaker for Jarvis Christian College's Black History Month Program on Tuesday, Feb.... Read More

Jarvis Christian College Advances to National Qualifying Tournament of 29th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Jarvis Christian College will compete in the National Qualifying Tournament of the 29th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), America’s premier quiz bowl for top HBCU students. The fast-paced... Read More

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  • Mar
    Early Registration for Summer and Fall Begins

  • Mar
    Good Friday (College Closed)

  • Apr
    Easter Monday (College Closed)

  • Apr
    Classes Resume

  • Apr
    Last Day to Withdraw with a "W"

  • Apr
    Senior Major Field Test (for Graduating Seniors)

    Senior Major Field Test for Graduating Seniors

  • Apr
    Final Examinations for Graduating Seniors

  • Apr
    Graduating Senior Grades Due

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Jarvis Christian College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate degree. For information concerning regional accreditation, contact: Commission on Colleges, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, Telephone: 404-679-4500, Fax: 404-679-4558, www.sacscoc.org