DR. Jay Givens

Director of Religion Virtual Campus
Professor of Religion



Dr. Jay Givens

1900 West 7th  Street - CMB 344

Plainview, Texas 79072

(806) 291-1166     Fax: (806) 291-1969


Office:  FBB 103

E-mail:  jgivens@wbu.edu



By Appointment



Academic Degrees

2000              Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas

                     Major: Theology; Minor: Missions

                     Dissertation: “Christ as Hermeneutical Referent: An Analysis of the

                     Extension of Christological Motifs within the Theologies of A. H. Strong,

                     E. Y. Mullins, and W. T. Conner.”

1993              M.Div.B.L., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas

1989              B.S., Computer Science, cum laude, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas

Additional Study

2008, 2009     Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, Texas

                     M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration, in progress

2005              Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee

1996              Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas

Ministry Certifications

1989              Licensed to the ministry by North Orange Baptist Church, Orange, Texas