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Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the MovementA Biography$
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Randal Maurice Jelks

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780807835364

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: July 2014

DOI: 10.5149/9780807869871_jelks

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The Most Neglected Area in Negro Education

The Most Neglected Area in Negro Education

(p.108) 5 The Most Neglected Area in Negro Education
Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the Movement

Randal Maurice Jelks

University of North Carolina Press

This chapter discusses Mays' efforts to improve the professional education of black ministers. When Mays completed his Ph.D. course work at Chicago, Mordecai Johnson, the president of Howard University, asked him to be the university's new dean of the School of Religion. This position gave him the opportunity to build a rigorous graduate program for the black clergy.

Keywords:   Mays, professional education, black ministers, Chicago, Mordecai Johnson, Howard University, School of Religion

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