Educational Ministries Degree

God’s kingdom is always in need of leaders who know Christ and bring his reality to others. Educational Ministries is committed to that goal. Using some of the best concepts from the fields of education, psychology and leadership, this balanced and versatile  program will cause you to think deeply and theologically about transformational ministry. Gain a purposeful understanding of your relationship with God, other Christians and the current culture while you develop leadership, communication, writing and research skills to create relevant ministries for the 21st century. 

What can you do with an educational ministries degree? 

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Points of distinction

Educational Ministries combines the best of educational methodology with the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology and leadership theory to elicit change agents for the church and culture. As an ed. min. major, you will be a solid assessor of the times in which you live so that you can know what to do as an influencer of truth, excellence, hope and opportunity — wherever God calls.

  • Get equipped to provide skillful leadership for the educational challenges of contemporary society.
  • Gain experience in cutting edge applied theology.
  • Learn with distinguished professors in their field of expertise.
  • Boost your personal growth in communication skills.
  • Thoroughly comprehend how to understand, develop and lead people.
  • Become immersed in transformational learning.
  • Be prepared to teach locally and abroad. 

Program concentrations

  • Ministry Leadership – Preparation for a leadership role in church/school/parachurch/missions/marketplace. Many past students have used this concentration as a springboard into graduate school.
  • Family Ministry – Preparation for a role in the church or parachurch.
  • Recreational Leadership – Popular with those who see themselves leading in a parachurch role such as camp or adventure ministry.
  • Women’s Ministry– Preparation for a role in the church or parachurch

Degree requirements

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Costs and financial aid

Tuition for 2017-18 is $24,100/per year.

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