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Pisgah Classes Offered

The Pisgah Program offers several “for-credit” classes in the experiential field. Each class is concentrated on a specific area within adventure education. These classes may be taken as electives for many fields of study or could fulfill certain PE or ministry requirements. Some of the classes include:

  • Challenge Course Facilitation & Ministry – 3 credits
    Develop an ability to assess a group's need, to design challenge course experiences, and to facilitate both low and high challenge course activities. This course develops technical skills, interpersonal skills, & adventure education ministry perspective.
  • Backpacking As a Ministry – 3 credits
    Learn how to design ministry programs in the wilderness context, and receive hands on experience in planning and leading a backpacking trip. This course includes training in skills such as route planning, stove usage, water purification, low impact camping, etc. and the exploration of ministry strategies and philosophies unique to this arena.
  • Rock Climbing – 1 credit (PED course) Learn the technical skills of rock climbing that are guaranteed to help you become a better climber.
    Methods of Experiential Education – 3 credits Gain a 1st hand experience of the profound impact of experiential education. Participate in an outdoor excursion, learn the methods of experiential education, and participate in a fully engaged heart, head, & hands experience.


Point of Excellence

The psychology program meets the standards required by the American Psychological Association for graduate school entrance.

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Upcoming Events
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

“How Then Shall We Sing? An evening of Psalms” at the College Hill RP Church
New Song and The Grace Notes will perform Psalms in a variety of styles on Wed., Apr. 30 at 7 p.m.
Representatives will be in Cranberry on April 29
Information about a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, which are offered through seven institutions including Geneva, will be presented.
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.