Every year, tens of thousands of parents send their children off to Christian colleges anduniversities, investing in the professional and spiritual growth that such institutions offer. Butwhat happens next? A PARENT'S GUIDE TO THE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE gives answers to parentswho want to know just where they're sending their children and their money. Other guides forparents of college students give information on the secular college experience, but this book provides important insight into the more comprehensive world of Christian education.
Challenging parents to reconsider their understandings of what it means to be a morefully developed person in light of Christian faith, this book takes a theological approach thatcelebrates the presence of parents in the lives of their daughters and sons while exploringwhat that presence should look like during the transition to adulthood. Parents and studentsalike will benefit from A PARENT'S GUIDE TO THE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, which is designed to helpparents more effectively support their children and understand the Christian college's uniquerole in nurturing holistic and transformational education.