Spring Arbor University

Wally Metts

Professor of Communication in the Department of Communication and Media

Wally Metts

Contact Info

Email: wmetts@arbor.edu
Phone: (517) 750-6491
Office Location: Sayre-Decan Hall


  • Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Studies (Communication, English, and Religious Studies) from Michigan State University, 1995
  • M.S., Curriculum and Instruction (English education) from University of Tennessee of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1979
  • Contemporary Theology from Temple Baptist Theological Seminary, 1975
  • B.A., Combined Sciences (Chemistry and Biology) from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 1973

Professor of Communication

An award winning author and editor, he has contributed to dozens of periodicals and been instrumental in the development of several major programs at the university, especially those related to online learning. He is a fifth-generation Floridian, an elder at the Countryside Bible Church in Jonesville, MI, and a homeschool dad.