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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.


Students walking on Covenant College Campus
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.
Professor Arwen Matos-Wood
March 12, 2021
Dr. Quatro brought me to Covenant. I was an adjunct professor at another university, looking to make a full-time transition to academics from the corporate marketing world.
Dr. Nola Hecker
March 5, 2021
I've been teaching full time since the fall of 2010. At the start of my career, I was teaching linguistics up in Pennsylvania, and I needed a warmer place to live and work.
Engineering classroom at Covenant College
February 25, 2021
The mission of the engineering program is to prepare students to transfer to an accredited engineering program after taking foundational math and science courses along with the Covenant College core classes.
Dr. Alicia Jackson with students
February 19, 2021
I enjoy teaching at a liberal arts institution with the opportunity to share my love of history with students. Covenant's location makes it ideal to study the rich history in and around the area.