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

Bachelor of Business Administration
-Business Administration

Bachelor of Science
-Criminal Justice
-Special Education (EC-12)
-Early Childhood
-Elementary Education
-Generalist (Interdis. Studies)
-Middle School
-Physical Education
-Nursing (Dual Degree)
-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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