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Academic Excellence

The first pillar of The Covenant Ascent, Academic Excellence means you get a challenging but rewarding education guided by Christian faculty from prestigious universities.


Professor of Art, Professor Kayb Joseph
September 13, 2021
I am passionate about discipleship and mentorship, as I am about teaching. I love learning new things and love coming alongside others in that process. Let's get curious together!
Dr. Richard Follett
September 8, 2021
Get to know Dr. Follett, Covenant College's Professor of History, through a series of questions that address everything from the excellence of his classroom, to favorite family traditions.
International Studies and Theatre Department Highlights
September 3, 2021
Highlights and updates from the International Studies and Theatre departments at Covenant College.
Psychology & Sociology Department Highlights
July 28, 2021
Highlights and updates from the psychology and sociology departments at Covenant College.
Physics and Philosophy departments at Covenant College
June 28, 2021
Highlights and updates from the physics and philosophy departments at Covenant College.
Mathematics and Music department highlights
June 1, 2021
Highlights and updates from the mathematics and music departments at Covenant College.
Political Science classroom
May 3, 2021
The Department of History and Politics believes that historical thinking is an essential feature of faithful living. In our history classes, we aim to help cultivate in students the skills, knowledge, and virtues necessary for thinking historically.
Faculty Feature: Dr. Scott M. Finch
April 23, 2021
I love getting to engage students in music and equip them for service in the Kingdom of God with special attention the Church.
What's a Covenant Student Really Like?
April 16, 2021
Colleges often use promotional materials filled with smiling, happy students, but this doesn't tell much about the students behind the smiles. If you’re wondering what a Covenant student is really like, here are a few defining traits.
The Purpose of Higher Education
April 13, 2021
You’re dreaming about the future and making plans for the next step in your life. In the midst of all the details, it can be easy to lose sight of the purpose of higher education. We asked some Covenant College alumni and staff (the true experts) for their thoughts on higher education.