Business View Magazine | April 2021

153 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE APRIL 2021 Johnson Universit T here’s a stunning view being at the doorstep of the Great Smoky Mountains in Knoxville, TN, and it’s been the catalyst to a spiritually vibrant, caring community of learning at Johnson University’s (JUTN) main campus since 1893. Pristinely rural and handsomely red-bricked, the site was originally home to the School of the Evangelists, back when it acted as an extension of the Correspondence Bible College (C.B.C.). Today, JUTN is an institute that’s weathered monumental changes, yet kept true to its initial Uncommon community form as an anchor of ‘uncommon community’ life. With a second physical campus in Kissimmee, FL, fully online programs, residency programs in cities across the country, and a variety of programs and internships in the United States and around the world, Johnson University students can expect a globally engaged and academically engaging education in an environment that will promote and nurture their leadership potential. “We’re a 128-year-old institution,” confirms President Tommy Smith. “Initially Johnson was a correspondence school started by Ashley Johnson, a state evangelist, author, and