Department Information

(Dallas Campus)

Walvoord – 1st Fl
M–F: 8:00am-4:30pm

Academic Advisors are here to serve you! Find your location and contact the appropriate Academic Advisor with questions or to schedule an appointment (by email if an appointment button is not provided). If you plan to take courses at multiple locations, select the advisor where you plan to take most of your in person courses.

International students will meet with the International Student Advisor regardless of location.

Academic Advising Team


Dallas, Online, Mobile, and Extension Students (Advising by Degree)

Carisa AshDirector of Student Advising ThM, STM, MA, MABEL (214) 887-5080 Schedule Appointment
Jennifer RothAcademic Advisor MABC, MACE, MACL, MACM, MAMW 214-887-5080 Schedule Appointment
Shane LangfordAcademic Advisor MACS, MBTS, CGS 214-887-5574 Schedule Appointment
Laura Rose NiemanAdvising Center Administrative Coordinator (214) 887-5080

International Students

Rachel O’BrienDirector of International Student Services, Disability Coordinator (214) 887-5368 Schedule Appointment
Anna FreemanAssistant to the Director of International Student Services 214-887-5369

DC Campus

Joshua J. BleekerDean of DTS-Washington, DC ThM, MACE, MACL, MACM, MACS, MBTS, CGS 214-841-3653
Jana Thompson
Jana ThompsonAssociate Director of DTS-DC ThM, MABC, MACE, MACL, MACM, MACS, MBTS, CGS 703-770-8671

Houston Campus (Advising by Gender)

Barbara NeumannAdjunct Professor in Educational Ministries and Leadership ThM, MABC, MACE, MACL, MACM, MACS, MBTS, CGS 713-806-6043
Stephen CurtoAcademic Advisor; Library Associate ThM, MABC, MACE, MACL, MACM, MACS, MBTS, CGS (713) 917-3909

Passion Global Institute (PGI)

Jake Gross
Jake GrossDirector of Student Engagement, PGI Initiative 334-329-0212