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Bachelor of Science in Leadership & Ministry

Pursue your calling to lead in a church or para-church ministry.

Description:

The Leadership and Ministry degree is for adults involved in or preparing for ministry as a vocation. Students are challenged to think Biblically about all aspects of life, develop spirituality in themselves and others, enhance their ministry skills and engage with the world. The curriculum mixes practical and theoretical knowledge through classroom work, research and classroom work, research, and real world experience.

Career Opportunities:

This degree is applicable in any career field, but it does have special relevance to church and para-church ministries emphasizing leadership, preaching, teaching and general ministry skills, as well as for students interested in graduate school and seminary training.

CORE CLASSES

Semester 1

GEN 322

Research and Concept Development Skills

3

LEA 374

Working with Teams

3

BIB 342

Life in Christ

3

LEA 372

Organizational Leadership

3

 

Semester 2

MIN 362

Marketplace Ministry

3

THE 454

Knowing God

3

HUM 332

Personal and Social Ethics

3

THE 352

Biblical Theology of Leadership

3

 

Semester 3

BIB 442

Letters of Paul

3

THE 464

Pastoral Care

3

MIN 462

Teaching and Preaching

3

LEA 472

Mobilization of Volunteers

3

 

Semester 4

BIB 344

Redemption in the Old Testament

3

THE 452

Studies in Dispensationalism

3

MIN 466

Biblical Counseling

3

LEA 478

Ministry and Leadership Capstone

3

 

Total Credits

48

 

CONCENTRATIONS

Length

24 months (To complete core 48 credits and chosen 12 concentration credits)

Note: 120 total credits are required to complete the Bachelor’s degree program.

Each individual student’s length of program may vary depending on transfer credits accepted. An official education plan will be completed upon receiving official transcripts from prior colleges.

Credits

  • 48 credits (Core Credits)
  • 12 concentration credits

 

Admission Requirements:

  • Admissions Application Free to Apply
  • Official Transcripts from all prior colleges where the student wishes to transfer college credits.
  • Ministry Reference (name and number listed on application)