Where can this degree take me?
Students pursuing a degree in Christian Ministries find themselves prepared and equipped for service in missions, churches, and parachurch organizations, whether on a part-time, full-time or volunteer basis. Our students will walk confidently in their calling, with the skills necessary for their future ministry. We offer a well-rounded approach through the following five program goals:
Personal Maturity. The Christian Ministries graduate will demonstrate a healthy sense of self in Christ, commitment to a lifestyle of ministry and progress toward godly character.
People-Skills. The Christian Ministries graduate will interact in a relationship-based ministry which empowers service, initiates discipleship and sustains appropriate biblical spiritual formation.
Penetration of Culture. The Christian Ministries graduate will teach, write, speak, create media, counsel or in other ways communicate Christ in culturally relevant ways with excellence.
Programming. The Christian Ministries graduate will develop a strategic organizational plan which accounts for effective leadership and efficient administration.
Philosophy. The Christian Ministries graduate will articulate a philosophical base which is cognizant of current theory, founded on the Scriptures and theologically sound.
What will I study?
Classes included in the Christian Ministries core are developed and taught with a commitment to the five goals of the program: