Called to comfort, counsel, and guide

The Dewey Center for Chaplaincy at Charleston Southern University offers academic programming for students seeking to enter the chaplain ministry as well as training for current chaplains. CSU intends to provide support for the more than 60 forms of chaplaincy careers.

Embrace life at CSU and prepare yourself for a larger mission – your life – lived on purpose.

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Chaplaincy Ministry

Do you feel the call?

A Bachelor of Arts in chaplaincy ministry will help you be able to care for people better. This program, offering both a major and a minor for interested students, is a journey of learning how to minister to people in your life, church and community with practical tools and confidence..

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Ron Harvell

Director of the Dewey Center for Chaplaincy
Whitfield Center for Christian Leadership