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Department of Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy

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About the Department


Dual Enrollment

  • Pre-Chaplaincy Academy

Undergraduate Studies

  • Undergraduate Certificates
    • Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy
  • Associate of Community Ministry
    • Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy
  • Bachelor of Community Ministry
    • Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy

Graduate Studies

  • Graduate Certificates
    • Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy
  • Master of Community Ministry
    • Pastoral Care & Chaplaincy
    • Pastoral Care in Global Cultures
  • Master of Divinity
    • Chaplaincy
  • Chaplaincy Specializations
    • Correctional
    • Crisis & Disaster Relief
    • Healthcare
    • Marketplace
    • Military
    • Pastoral Care


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Departmental Faculty


Course Descriptions


Contact Information


Still Have Questions? Contact the Educational Liaison:

Pam Williams  
Educational Liaison School of Community Ministry pwilliams [at]  

Or Contact the Department Chair:


Departmental Faculty

Professor Wes Cohoon
Instructor in Pastoral Care
Healthcare Chaplaincy


Dr. Wayne Rhodes
Professor of Chaplaincy
Psychology & Theology


Dr. David Simmons
Prof of Hospice & Palliative Care
End-of-Life Care

Dr. Hal Scott
Professor of Military Ministry
Military & Veterans Health


Prof. Karl Taylor
Instructor in Correctional Chaplaincy
Pastoral Care