BACHELOR’S IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Take a closer look at the world around you. Truly see your city or town, your neighborhood, the streets you and the people you love live on—are you ready to make a difference in your community? Geneva College’s Bachelor of Science in Community Development can help you find and fulfill your purpose with God-honoring curriculum that will give you the tools to engage and transform your community and its culture. Through this program’s multidisciplinary approach, you’ll cover sociology, social work, economics, Biblical Studies, engineering and politics to learn how to build and restore relationships to heal communities.
Why study Community Development at Geneva College?
At Geneva College, we put practice into the preaching with this program. In addition to learning about community development and relationship building in the classroom, we provide opportunities for students to experience it firsthand through service projects in surrounding communities. Our community development program will help graduates:
- Explore social structures and how they can help or hurt community identity and welfare
- Develop tactical skills in communication, organization, teamwork, problem-solving and more
- Confidently pursue professional opportunities in public institutions, economic development agencies, faith-based agencies, community development organizations and more
This program is offered at the following locations:
- Beaver Falls