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Jarvis Christian University

Mission Statement

Jarvis Christian University is a historically Black liberal arts, four-year institution affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). 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

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JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY RANKS #20 AMONG 25 HIDDEN GEMS IN TEXAS

Friday, November 04, 2022
Jarvis Christian University was ranked #20 among the top 25 Hidden Gems in the Online Schools Guide recent ranking of schools in Texas. Jarvis Ranked #20 ranked ahead of Texas... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY TO HOST FOOD DRIVE, FEED 110 FAMILIES

Wednesday, November 02, 2022
Jarvis Christian University is offering a Thanksgiving Feast Giveaway from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, November 18, at the Fellowship Hall on the first floor of the Smith-Howard Chapel... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY RECEIVES $75,000 GRANT BENEFITING STUDENT-PARENTS

Friday, October 21, 2022
Jarvis Christian University recently received a $75,000 planning grant from Ascend at the Aspen Institute’s Black and Native Family Futures Fund to provide financial and technical assistance to Jarvis to... Continue Reading

JARVIS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY TO HOST JARVIS FEST OCTOBER 10-16

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
 Jarvis Christian University is hosting its annual Jarvis Fest, Monday, October 10th through Sunday, October 16th at the main campus in Hawkins, Texas. Jarvis Fest is a week-long celebration with... 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 for questions about the accreditation of Jarvis Christian University. To view PDFs, you may download Adobe Reader here.