John V. Carmack Graduate Counseling Scholarship

JBU Graduate Counseling Department

Type: Endowed

Donor: JBU Graduate Counseling Department

Established: 2017

Bio:

The John V. Carmack Graduate Counseling Scholarship is named in honor of the Professor Emeritus John Carmack who served as director of graduate counseling programs at JBU from 2001 to 2017. During his years at JBU, Dr. Carmack established the MS degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and was instrumental in creating counseling programs that were known for their professional preparation of clinicians, academic quality, and the integration of Christian values and ministry in the practice of counseling. Drawing on his background in Christian ministry, Dr. Carmack approached the field of counseling and teaching with a pastor’s heart.