Academics

Environmental Science

Overview Distinctives Careers Research – PCT Environmental Science Overview The ES program places strong emphasis on experiential learning, getting students out of the classroom and into the field while simultaneously maintaining an academically rigorous curriculum. Students become trained in valuable scientific and technical skills, such as GIS, environmental chemistry, agronomy, soil science, ecology and field […]

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School of Education

Overview Offerings Events Research Partnerships Alumni Giving Contact Apply From the Dean Welcome, As the founding Dean to the School of Education at William Jessup University, I would like to personally welcome you to our website! Throughout your experience in the SOE you will have multiple opportunities to explore, grow and apply your faith.  This […]

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Computer Science

Overview Careers 4-Year Sample Plan Computer Science Overview Graduates of the BSCS program will have the knowledge and skills needed to be successful computing professionals or to pursue graduate studies. By completing course projects and internships that involve the community, they gain hands-on experiences in the profession and workplace. Successful completion of a capstone senior […]

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Kinesiology

Kinesiology Overview The Kinesiology Program offers students the opportunity to explore and engage in critical topics within the field and its related sub-disciplines, prepare for varied professional opportunities and bring a Christ-centered perspective to the sports and health industries. The program provides educational opportunities and a variety of practical experiences that help prepare students for […]

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Family & Children’s Ministry

Overview Distinctives Careers Family & Children’s Ministry Overview The Family & Children’s Ministry program at William Jessup University integrates biblical studies, education and psychology to offer a holistic approach to ministry and life, establishing a firm foundation through often turbulent cultural changes. Students will learn to structure creative experiences that contribute to the spiritual development […]

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Education

Overview Distinctives Careers Education Overview The Teacher Education Department at William Jessup University offers three pathways leading to careers in public, private and charter school systems. Our goal is to prepare undergraduate and post-baccalaureate professionals through development of character and ethical behavior to teach in schools throughout the world. Graduates from the WJU Teacher Education […]

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Public Policy

Overview Distinctives Careers Public Policy Overview William Jessup University’s Public Policy Degree Program is dedicated to preparing tomorrow’s leaders today. This unique, multidisciplinary program integrates Christian education, political science and public administration to equip students for graduate school and careers in the public sector. The program develops Christian critical thinkers to analyze today’s issues, implement […]

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Psychology

Overview Distinctives Careers Psychology Overview William Jessup University’s Psychology program provides students with the opportunity to study human behavior and relationships from a Christian Worldview. The program prepares students for graduate school, as well as providing students with a solid foundation for a wide range of vocational careers, including human service work, social work, and […]

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Pastoral Ministry

Overview Distinctives Careers Pastoral Ministry Overview The Pastoral Ministry program at WJU will prepare you to be skilled in preaching, discipleship, church planting and growth. It is the most interesting and exciting work in the world. The kingdom need is for people of character who are not afraid to deal with challenge, change, and opportunity. […]

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Music

Overview Distinctives Careers Events Music Overview Students in the Music Degree program at William Jessup University receive a thorough grounding in both traditional and contemporary theory and practice courses. They develop performance skills and acquire new musical proficiencies appropriate to their chosen career path. The Music program provides opportunities for all students to be involved […]

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Intercultural Studies

Overview Distinctives Careers Intercultural Studies Overview The Intercultural Studies Program at William Jessup University prepares students for work and ministry in cross-cultural environments, either in the United States or abroad. Beyond a core of missions theory, today’s Intercultural Studies graduates also need usable skills that fit either traditional missionary roles (e.g. evangelism, youth ministry, Christian […]

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History

Overview Distinctives Careers History Overview The History major at WJU is unique in that it not only reflects a traditional history curriculum found in the best Liberal Arts institutions but also requires several courses, such as Literature & Culture and Political Economy, offered by the English and Public Policy departments. Consequently, this makes for a […]

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English

Overview Distinctives Careers English Overview The vision of the English Department at WJU is to impact the world through Christian literary scholarship and creative and professional writing. The English program at WJU offers several distinctives. First of all, we approach the study of literature and writing with a Christian worldview. We believe that all truth […]

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Business

Overview Distinctives Careers Business Overview The William Jessup University Business program will prepare students for effective service as Christian leaders in the world. The program emphasizes Christian principles and provides training on theoretical and practical aspects of management and leadership. The Business program prepares you to be trusted business professionals through a challenging academic experience, […]

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Biology

Overview Distinctives Careers Biology Overview William Jessup University’s Biology Program is dedicated to providing students with the personal support and intellectual skills to master core principles and competencies in the life sciences and to apply their knowledge, from a Christian ethos, in the service of humanity. Students of Biology will be trained how to think […]

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