While at Vanderbilt he earned the Certificate in Black Church Studies from the Kelly Miller Smith Institute and he was awarded the Florence Conwell Prize for outstanding work in the area of preaching.
Brother Cox’s senior project was the creation of a tool to evaluate ministry websites.
In 1994 he earned the Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. He also is a Health Systems Software Engineer at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Brother Cox is married and has a son and a daughter.