February 22, 2018

Community Transformation

The Department of Community Transformation provides a knowledge base for equipping individuals with the necessary tools to serve in a church or community-based non-profit setting. Students learn how to impact the community, gain an understanding of, and be able to define and participate in the community development process. Students gain insights into the nature of associations and institutions, while being able to identify the difference between relief, betterment, development, and systemic change. Students are introduced to key tools and practices for healthy, sustainable community development, while focusing on the power of listening, and paying attention to detail while working with communities. The Department of Community Transformation prepare graduates for creating opportunities for transformation through meaningful relationships, work, education, and community revitalization.