2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 27, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Credentials



Officers of the College

President
Mrs. Regina H. Favors
MBA, Business Administration, Ouachita Baptist University
BA, Social Science, Arkansas Baptist College
 
Provost/Executive Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
Carlos R Clark, PhD
PhD, Higher Education Administration, University of Mississippi
MA, Higher Education Administration, University of Mississippi
BBA, Business Administration, University of Mississippi
BA, English, The University of Mississippi
 
Vice President for Business and Finance/CFO
Arthur J. Henderson
MBA, Accounting and Finance, University of Miami
BS, Management and Accounting, Southern University and A&M University
 
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Tracey D Moore, PhD
PhD, Urban Higher Education, Jackson State University
MA, Criminal Justice, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BS, Biology, University of Minnesota
 
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Vacant
 
Director of Institutional Research
Vacant
 
Vice President for Institutional Advancement/
Director of Title III and Sponsored Programs
Beverly McDonald-Robinson, EdS
EdD, Educational Leadership/Higher Education Leadership, Tennessee State University
EdS, Educational Leadership, Tennessee State University
MS, Administration and Supervision, Purdue University
BS, Education/English, Talladega College
 
Chief Information Officer
Trey White
Computer Information Systems, Alabama State University
Additional studies in Management Information Systems at University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Academic and Administrative Leadership

Comptroller
Harold Hayes
MBA, Business Administration, Friends University
BS, Accounting, Morehouse College
Certified Public Accountant, 1998
 
Registrar
Delores Voliber
BA, Business Administration, Philander Smith College
 
Director of Financial Aid
Lloyd E Dixon
BBA, Finance, University of Mississippi
MEd, Higher Education Administration, University of Mississippi
 
Athletic Director/Director of Retention
William Ingram
BA, Social Work, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
 
Admissions Manager
James Burrell
MS, Enrollment Management, Capella University
MPA, Public Administration/Management Information Systems, Kentucky State University
BA, Marketing, Hampton University 
 
Assistant Director of Institutional Research
Marcell Banks
MA, Computer Resource/Information Management, Webster University
BA, Organization Management, Philander Smith College
 
Library Director
Jacqueline McGehee
MLS, Library Science, Texas Women’s University
MHA, Health Administration, Webster University
BA, Religious Studies, Arkansas Baptist College
Doctoral Candidate, Urban Higher Education, Jackson State University
 
Upward Bound Director
Michael Isaac
MS, Operations Management, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
BS, Organizational Management, John Brown University
 
Chair, Interdisciplinary Studies
Philis Taylor
MA, Technical & Expository Writing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, English, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
 
Interim Chief of Campus Safety
Claiborn Durham
 
Director of Human Resources
Pamela Brimley
BS, Management, Austin Peay University
Additional graduate study at Webster University
 
Dean of Students
Marlow Rockwell
BA, Psychology, Angelo State University
MS, Sports Management, American Public University
 
Dean, New Life Church Campus
Tyler Tarver
EdS, Educational Leadership, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
MAT, Teaching, University of Central Arkansas
BA, History and Polticial Science, Arkansas Technical University
Doctoral Candidate in Educational Leadership at Harding University
 
Chair, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Shaye Bearden
MS, Human Services, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA
BA, English, Philander Smith College, Little Rock, AR
 
Chair, Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology
Roberta Clark
MBA, Business Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BS, Management/ Human Resources, Park University
 
Chair, Public Administration
Leonard Williams, PhD
PhD, Educational Leadership, Jackson State University
MA, Urban Planning, Jackson State University
 
Chair, Religious Studies
Clifton Conley, DMin
DMin, Ecumenical Theological Seminary, Detroit, MI
MDiv, School of Theology, Virginia Union University, Richmond, VA
BA, Social Science, Arkansas Baptist College, Little Rock, AR
 
Chair, Fine and Performing Arts
Reverend Henry Parker, Jr.
BA, Music Theory, Eastern Kentucky University
Graduate study in Music at University of Arkansas at Monticello
 
Chair, Education
George Herts, EdD
EdD, Administration, Higher and Continuing Education, University of Illinois
MEd, Administration, Higher and Continuing Education, University of Illinois
BS, Secondary Education, Grambling State University
 
Interim, Director of Facilities
Denise Alford
Oak Grove High School, North Little Rock, AR 
 
Ombudsman
Vicki Williams, PhD
PhD, Higher Education Administration, Bowling Green State University
MA, Student Personnel Services, Northwestern State University
BA, English and Spanish, Northwestern State University

Faculty

Anokye, Janet - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Instructor
PhD, Literature, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
MA, Higher Ed/Writing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
MSE, English, Harding University
BA, Political Sciences and Linguistics, University of Ghana
 
Banks, James - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Professor
MS, Operations Management, Grambling State University, Grambling, LA
BS, Resource Management, Troy State University, Troy, AL
 
Bearden, Shaye - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Department Chair & Instructor
MS, Human Services, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA
BA, English, Philander Smith College, Little Rock, AR
 
Clark, Roberta - Division of Business/Department of Business Administration, Department Chair & Instructor
MBA, Business Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BS, Management/ Human Resources, Park University, Park, MO
 
Conley, Clifton - Division of Religious Studies/Department of Religious Studies, Interim Department Chair & Associate Professor
DMin, Ecumenical Theological Seminary, Detroit, MI
MDiv, School of Theology, Virginia Union University, Richmond, VA
BA, Social Science, Arkansas Baptist College, Little Rock, AR
 
Henson, Derek - Division of Arts and Sciences/Department of Public Administration, Instructor
PhD, Urban Higher Education, Jackson State University
MA, Educational Policy and Leadership, University of Memphis
 
Hill, O. Fitzgerald (Executive Director, Arkansas Baptist College Foundation & Scott Ford Center for Entrepreneurship) - Division of Arts and Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Instructor
EdD, Higher Education, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
MA, Student Personnel Services, Northwestern State University
BA, Communications, Ouachita Baptist University
BA, Physical Education, Ouachita Baptist University
 
Kamgue, Merlin - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Instructor
MS, Mathematics, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BS, Mathematics, Henderson State University
 
Palmer, Nathanael - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Religious Studies, Instructor
MDiv, Divinity, Memphis Theological Seminary
BA, Christian Education, Arkansas Baptist College
Additional graduate study at Beeson Divinity School, Samford University
 
Parker, Henry - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department Fine and Performing Arts, Chair & Instructor
BA, Music Theory, Eastern Kentucky University
Graduate study in Music at University of Arkansas at Monticello
 
Scales, Emmanuel - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Band Director & Instructor
MS, Music Education, Tennessee State University
BA, Applied Music - Performance, Grambling State University
 
Scales, JoAnn - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Instructor
EdD, Leadership in Higher Education, Northcentral University
MA, Physics, Fisk University
BS, Physics, Grambling State University
Additional graduate study, Interdisciplinary Materials Science, Vanderbilt University
 
Scott, Tabatha - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Instructor
MS, Human Resources Development, Webster University
BS, Social Work, Philander Smith College
 
Summers-Woolfolk, Myra - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Instructor
MSW, Mental Health Counseling, Louisiana State University
MS, Addiction Studies, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
BA, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
 
Taylor, Philis - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of General Studies, Department Chair & Instructor
MA, Technical & Expository Writing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, English, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
 
Williams, Leonard - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Public Administration, Department Chair & Instructor
PhD, Educational Leadership, Jackson State University
MA, Urban Planning, Jackson State University
 
Williams, Vicki (Ombudsman) - Division of Business/Department of Business Administration, Assistant Professor
PhD, Higher Education Administration, Bowling Green State University
MA, Student Personnel Services, Northwestern State University
BA, English and Spanish, Northwestern State University

Adjunct Faculty

Bernadi, Rachel - New Life Campus/Department of Business Administration
MBA, Entrepreneurship, William Jewell College
BS, Music, Regent University
 
Betton, Harold - Division of Religious Studies/Department of Religious Studies
PhD, Biblical Studies, Trinity Theological Seminary
ThM, Biblical Studies, Trinity Theological Seminary
DM, Doctorate of Medicine, University of Washington
BS, Agriculture, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
 
Burks, Lyndsey - New Life Campus/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MS, Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Central Arkansas
BS, Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Central Arkansas
 
Christian, Bryan - New Life Campus/Department of Business Administration
JD, Juris Doctorate, University of Arkansas, William H. Bowen School of Law
BA, English, American Language and Literature, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
 
Cox, Stephanie - Division of Business/Department of Business Administration
PhD, Management, Walden University
MBA, Business Administration, Webster University
BS, Accounting, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
 
Diaz, Lindsey - New Life Campus/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MA, History, University of Central Arkansas,
BA, Communications, Henderson State University

Davis, Edmond - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MA, History, Louisiana Technical University
BS, History and Geography, Grambling State University

Fruchee, Hailey - New Life Campus/Department of Religious Studies
MA, Ministerial Leadership, Southeastern University
BA, Mass Communication, Ouachita Baptist University

Hatchett, Minnie, Division of Arts & Sciences/ Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
EdD, Higher Education Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR
MA, Counseling, Texas Southern University
BA, Business Administration, Philander Smith College

Holland, Jimmy - New Life Campus/Department of Religious Studies
DMin, Church Growth, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
DMin, Bible, Covington Theological Seminary
MDiv, Biblical Languages, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
BA, Pastoral Ministries, Williams Baptist College
 
Honorable, Lee - Division of Business Administration/Department of Business Administration
JD, Juris Doctorate, University of Arkansas, William H Bowen School of Law
 
Johnson, Marcus - Division of Arts and Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MEd, Adult Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BS, Biology, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Karanja, Miriam - Division of Business/Department of Business Administration
MA, Business Administration, Eastern University
PA, Bachelor of Commerce, University of Nairobi

King, Nathan - New Life Campus/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MA, Multimedia Journalism, Arkansas Technical University
BA, Journalism, Arkansas Technical University

Love, Berna - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of General Studies
MA, Public History, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, Sociology/Anthropology, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Lunon, Darryl W. - Division of Business/Department of Business Administration
MBA, Business Administration, Webster University
MA, Human Resources, Webster University,
BS/BA, Personnel Management/Marketing, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Mason, Erin - New Life Campus/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MA, Middle Childhood Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
MA, Professional and Technical Writing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, Liberal Arts: Technical Writing emphasis, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

McAfee, Deborah - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
EdD, Educational Leadership, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
MS, Education Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, Elementary Education, William Carey College

McBride, Ashley - Division of Arts and Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MS, Modern Human Anatomy, University of Colorado
BA, Spanish, Spelman College
 
McNeary, Chastity - Divison of Business Administration/Department of Business Administration
EdS, Education Specialist, Arkansas State University
MEd, Middle School) University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, Psychology, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Additional certification in Mathematics

Milton, Kenneth - Division of Arts & Sciences/ Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MS, Higher Education, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
BS, Higher Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Parker, Diann - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
PhD, Music Education, North Central University
MEd, Higher Education Leadership, University of Central Arkansas
BA, Music, University of Central Arkansas

Rauls, Joshua - New Life Campus/Department of Business Administration
MS, College Student Personnel Services & Administration, University of Central Arkansas
BBA, Marketing, University of Arkansas at Monticello
 
Richardson, Wyman - New Life Campus/Department of Religious Studies
DMin, Ministry Studies, Samford University
BA, History, University of South Carolina
 
Rostamour, Amir - New Life Campus/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MA, Community Counseling, University of Central Arkansas
BA, Psychology, University of Central Arkansas

Simmons, Malcolm - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences
JD, Juris Doctorate, Liberty University
BS, Political Science, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Torrence, William - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Public Administration
PhD, Health Education, Texas A&M University
MS, Health Science, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
BS, Regulatory Science, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Wallace, Edward - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences
MA, Public Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
BA, Sociology/Social Work, MS Health Science, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Washipack, Lisette - New Life Campus/Department of Business Administration
MA, Accountancy, University of Central Arkansas
BS, Commercial Banking, Louisiana State University
Certified Public Accountant, State of Arkansas; state board license approved 2014.
 
Washipack, Quentin - New Life Campus/Department of Religious Studies
DMin, Pastoral Leadership, Dallas Theological Seminary
MTh, Pastoral Ministries, Dallas Theological Seminary
BS, Industrial Engineering, Louisiana State University

Wilson, Richard - Division of Arts & Sciences/Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
MEd, Health and Physical Education, University of Missouri
BSE, Physical Health in Education, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville