John Chopka

John Chopka

John Chopka is Vice President for Enrollment Management at Messiah College in Grantham, Pennsylvania. Before coming to Messiah in October of 2007, he served Malone College for 10 years as Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing. John has a B.A. in Communication Arts from Malone and an M.A. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Akron. He is currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program in Educational Leadership at Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania.


Advice for College from Higher Ed Experts: John Chopka, Admission

How can students get a leg up in their college search? What makes an application stand out? And what are admission counselors really thinking when they look at those applications, anyway? John Chopka, VP for Enrollment Management at Messiah College in Grantham, Pennsylvania, answers our questions. read more

Are all students required to attend chapel services at Christian schools?

Compulsory chapel is typically a requirement at a Christian College, but that is not the case at all institutions. Some institutions offer a voluntary chapel experience, while others provide a variety of experiences from which students gain "chapel credits." read more

Why Choose a Christian College?

To learn, to grow, to explore, to change the worldread more

How does campus life differ on a Christian college campus from a secular campus?

While most colleges offer students a chance to explore issues of faith, a Christian college incorporates that process into their curriculum and sees that it is an obvious part of life on more