Department Chair, Education
SDCC’s Purpose and Vision
San Diego Christian College (SDCC), as an academic and learning community, aims to prepare academically equipped, culturally and globally involved graduates with a biblical worldview and godly character to serve God. SDCC is a religious, non-profit organization (501c3) registered in the state of California. It is our mission to educate and inspire students through the truth of Scripture and the development of competencies that prepare graduates whose purpose is to impact the world.
The Department of Academics at SDCC provides quality undergraduate and graduate programs, supported by effective teaching and scholarship, which enables students to learn and become equipped with the fundamentals necessary to succeed in their field of study. The office works collaboratively with the Executive Office and Board of Trustees to develop, implement, and monitor innovative approaches to academic excellence and quality student experiences.
The Department Chair provides critical leadership for their department and faculty members while providing comprehensive academic support to prepare graduates in alignment with SDCC’s vision statement through teaching, scholarship and service. SDCC department chairs strive to create dynamic learning opportunities and environments that perpetuate academic excellence. Department chairs consistently work to maintain currency in their field of expertise. The department chair role is essential to retention. Thus, student mentorship is imperative and implemented using a servant leader approach.