faculty & staff
Director of Student Success
Tenure at King's: Jun. 2009 to Present
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M.Ed. in Student Development
B.S. Sociology and Family Studies
"The King's College is the best thing happening in Christian higher education. It's an honor to work with such capable students and our stellar faculty."
As the Director of Student Success at The King’s College, Jennifer Tharp teaches students to maximize the college experience through individual coaching and in other strategic venues. She is responsible for the development and implementation of academic support programming, student persistence, and retention.
After first joining The King's College in 2009, Jennifer became the Director of Student Services in 2010 and then developed the Office of Student Success at King’s in 2014.
Jennifer is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership at Azusa Pacific University. Studying in the school of psychology, her research focuses on student thriving and the psychosocial aspects of learning in college. She is a member of Trinity Grace Church and the founder of In Earnest Magazine, an online magazine for intentionally-minded women.