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Paine College

The mission of Paine College, a church-related private institution, is to provide a liberal arts education of the highest quality that emphasizes academic excellence, ethical and spiritual values, social responsibility and personal development to prepare men and women for positions of leadership and service in the African American community, the nation and the world.

With a rich history and legacy that spans over 133 years, Paine College remains the beacon of hope that shines brightly in the community offering infinite opportunities for students who are our most important assets. Students come to us from points throughout the country and abroad seeking direction and embarking upon the path of intellectual discovery. We have the greatest opportunity to produce exceptional leaders who will depart Paine College to address the challenges and contemporary issues that face our global society.

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At Paine College, you learn how to develop yourself individually and professionally, while navigating through the gateway to the world.

Class of 2014, Counselor/Therapist

Jill Ballesteros-Bowman Class of 2014, Counselor/Therapist


Paine College Staff