The Service-Learning Program strives to empower Benedict College students to become citizens who are committed to making the world a better place. The program provides academically sound activities that are designed to engage students in optimal educational practices to expand knowledge, increase academic potential, enhance personal leadership and actively immerse students in the current program of study. The experience allows students to explore their intellectual curiosity, build confidence, and create habits that will allow them to become lifelong learners.
Benedict College is committed to using its faculty, students, and administrative resources to provide service to improve conditions in the African-American community. Consistent with this emphasis, Benedict College students are required to engage in service-learning activities designed to affect change and build leadership through academic-based opportunities that enhance students’ intellectual growth, civic responsibility, and career exploration.