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Jarvis Christian University

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Jarvis Christian University is a historically Black institution, affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), offering degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, and master’s levels. The mission of the University is to prepare a diverse population of lifelong learners intellectually, socially, spiritually, and personally through providing interactive services and using varied modalities of instructional delivery.

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Jarvis Christian University

Majors & Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Criminal Justice
    • Kinesiology
    • MASS Communications
    • Mathematics
    • Nursing (dual degree)
  • Bachelor of Social Work
    • Social Work
  • Bachelor of Science (Teacher Cert.)
    • Business Education (6-12)
    • Elementary Education (EC-6)
    • English/Reading/Language Arts (4-8)
    • English/Reading/Language Arts (8-12)
    • History (8-12)
    • Life Sciences (8-12) Biology
    • Mathematics (4-8)
    • Mathematics (8-12)
    • Physical Sciences (8-12) Chemistry
    • Science (4-8)
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JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY WOMEN RECEIVE LEADERSHIP AWARDS AT NATIONAL SUMMIT

Tuesday, July 09, 2024
On behalf of the Virginia State University's Women's LeadHERship Institute, the 2024 Women Leaders @ HBCUs Conference Award Committee honored two JCU women leaders at their recent national summit titled:... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY TO CLOSE FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY THURSDAY, JULY 4, 2024

Wednesday, July 03, 2024
Jarvis Christian University main campus in Hawkins, Texas, and its Dallas Teaching Site, will be closed Thursday, July 4, 2024, in observance of Independence Day. Senior leadership, campus security and essential... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY NAMES DR. REGINA STOVALL ROBINSON AS INTERIM PROVOST AND VICE PRESIDENT OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

Monday, July 01, 2024
Jarvis Christian University President Dr. Glenell M. Lee-Pruitt has named Dr. Regina Stovall Robinson to the role of Interim Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, effective July 1, 2024.... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY NAMES DR. KISHIA C. JAMES INTERIM VICE PRESIDENT OF STUDENT SERVICES

Monday, July 01, 2024
Jarvis Christian University President Dr. Glenell M. Lee-Pruitt has named Dr. Kishia C. James as the Interim Vice President of Student Services. Dr. James has been serving as the university’s... Continue Reading
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Jarvis Christian University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500, or visit www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of Jarvis Christian University. To view PDFs, you may download Adobe Reader here.