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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.


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.
What Makes Covenant College Unique?
April 6, 2021
There's a lot to wade through when considering college. Here are a few things that we believe make Covenant College unique. 
Academic Excellence & Student Success
April 1, 2021
At Covenant College, we value academic excellence, and we want all of our students to reach their full potential.
Dr. Jiewon Baek
April 1, 2021
Covenant offers classes in American Sign Language, French, German, and Spanish.
Dr. Sarah Donaldson
March 19, 2021
I am fully on board with Covenant's philosophy of Christian higher education, and am excited to be part of furthering the mission of the college. But what I really love about teaching is of course the students!
Covenant College campus
March 15, 2021
Covenant has long sought to be a place that affirms the idea of an interdisciplinary education. Covenant's new academic certificate programs move beyond the traditional collection of majors, offering unique combinations of classes on a focused topic.