Location & Contact Information

PO Box 1470
Hawkins, Texas 75765
Main Phone: 903-730-4890
Main Contact: Robert Harper

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Jarvis Christian College

     Jarvis Christian College is an independent four year, historically black college affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). It is located in Hawkins, Texas. It was founded in 1912, and is currently headed by President Cornell Thomas.

Quick Facts

Undergrad Population: 654
Graduate Population: 0
Student Body: Coed
In State Tuition: $13374
Out of State Tuition: $13374
Room & Board: $9346
Applications Due: August 1st ($50)
Mascot: Bulldogs
Online Classes: no
Percent Men: 46%
Percent Women: 54%

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Majors Offered

Bachelor of Arts
-Interdisciplinary Studies
-Religion, Pastoral Care & Counseling Track
-Religion, Preaching Track

Bachelor of Science
-Criminal Justice
-Mass Communication

Bachelor of Business Administration
-Accounting Concentration
-Computer Information Systems Concentration
-Cyber Security Concentration
-Healthcare Concentration
-Management Concentration

Bachelor of Science in Education
-Business Education Concentration (6-12)
-EC-6 Generalist Concentration
-Elementary Education Concentration (EC-6 Core Subjects)
-English Language Arts and Reading Concentration (4-8)
-English Language Arts and Reading Concentration (8-12)
-High School Concentration (8th-12th)
-History Education Concentration (8-12)
-Life Science Education Concentration (8-12)
-Life Science Education Concentration (4-8)
-Mathematics Education Concentration (4-8)
-Mathematics Education Concentration (8-12)
-Middle School Concentration (4th-8th)
-Physical Education Concentration (All Levels)
-Physical Science Education Concentration (8-12)

Bachelor of Social Work
-Social Work

Sports & Extra Curricular Activities
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Fraternities, Sororities, Student Newspaper
College History
     Built by Thomas Buchanan Frost in 1912 with only a mule cart and his own will. The Jarvis' commissioned him to build the school after he graduated from their institution in Mississippi.
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News and Upcoming Events at Jarvis Christian College

Fonzworth Bentely Launches Leadership Institute at Jarvis Christian College
Dec. 17, 2014 - HAWKINS, Texas -- Musician, actor, producer and author Derrick Watkins, better known as “Fonzworth Bentley,” is an alumnus of Morehous ...
The HBCU Center for Excellence awards Jarvis Christian College Behavioral Health Grant
The Jarvis Christian College Counseling Center recently received a Behavioral Health grant from the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Cente ...
Black History Month Program to feature SCLC President/CEO Mr. Charles Steele Jr.
By Sherry Shephard Mr. Charles Steele Jr., President/CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), will be the featured speaker f ...
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Future spot for testimonials, comments, pictures, video