4 Day Work Week in May
Beginning May 6, 2024, through May 31, 2024, Jarvis Christian University will have four-day (Monday through Thursday) work weeks, with the workday starting at 7:30 a.m. and ending at 6:00 p.m. The university will be closed on Fridays.
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For reaffirmation of accreditation by Council of Social Work Education CSWE through 2031!
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Jarvis Christian University

Mission Statement

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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JCU BOARD ANNOUNCES CHAIR EMERITUS STATUS FOR TORRY EDWARDS

Monday, June 10, 2024
Jarvis Christian University (JCU) Board of Trustees announced at its Spring 2024 Board meeting that Desoto, Texas resident, educator and retired city manager Mr. Torry Edwards has been named chair... Continue Reading

JCU BOARD OF TRUSTEES GRANTS FORMER PRESIDENT DR. LESTER C. NEWMAN EMERITUS STATUS

Monday, June 10, 2024
Jarvis Christian University Board of Trustees voted May 3 in executive session to grant former JCU President Dr. Lester C. Newman president emeritus status for his contibutions to the growth... Continue Reading

TEXOMA TECH HUB HOSTS SOUTH DALLAS NETWORKING SESSION FOR SEMICONDUCTOR JOB TRAINING

Thursday, June 06, 2024
Texoma Semiconductor Tech Hub (TSTH) members are hosting a networking event on Thursday, June 6, to prepare educators and workforce development leaders for computer chip industry job training opportunities in... Continue Reading

JARVIS NAMES DONALD AARON, III, DIRECTOR OF CHORAL ACTIVITIES

Tuesday, June 04, 2024
Jarvis Christian University has named Donald Aaron, III,  to lead the JCU choir beginning in the fall of 2024. Classes start Monday, August 12.A native of Atoka, Oklahoma, Aaron began... 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.