2019-2020 Accelerated Undergraduate Catalog

Ministry Leadership (BAML - Accelerated)

Location:  Online only

Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Ministry Leadership

Majors: Biblical Studies, Ministry Leadership

Major Mission: The Ministry Leadership Degree exists to develop emerging leaders for Biblically-based, spiritually formative ministry in the local church, community, and around the world.

Major Outcomes - Students will:

  1. Biblical Philosophy of Ministry - The student will formulate a philosophy of ministry that is biblically-grounded, spiritually formative, and rooted in the global mission of God.
  2. Spiritual Health and Leadership Integrity - The student will integrate healthy spiritual formation and leadership practices for the purpose of developing spiritual, emotional, and physical health in both their personal and professional lives.
  3. Leadership, Team, and Influence - The student will inculcate an understanding and praxis of servant leadership, team dynamics, and self-awareness.
  4. Ministry Competency - The student will demonstrate effective communication and leadership skills which are biblically grounded, culturally sensitive, and useful for holistic influence in various ministry contexts.
  5. Ministry Mentoring and Professional Experience - The student will develop effective personal and professional relationships based on mutual support and accountability for the purpose of intentional ministry leadership development.

Major Details:

36 Credits - General Education 

36 Credits - Ministry Leadership 

30 Credits - Biblical Studies 

18 Credits - Electives 

 

TOTAL - 120 Credits

Curriculum Plan


General Education (36 Credits)

HUM 101 Human Thought and the Humanities

3

HUM 102 Human Thought and Math and Sciences

3

LAN 101College Composition and Research

3

LIT ____LIT Core (100/200 Level)

3

HIS ____HIS Core (200 Level)

3

SCI ____SCI CORE (100/200 Level)

3

MAT ____MAT Core

3

____ ____Human Culture Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

____ ____Arts & Sciences Elective

3

Ministry Leadership (36 credits)

CML 102Foundations of Ministry

3

CML 201Teaching Skills

3

CML 210Fundamentals of Leadership

3

CML 324Spiritual Formation of Ministry Leaders

3

CML 328Ministry Administration and Finance

3

ICS 120Evangelism and Discipleship

3

MIN 110Leadership Development and Team Building

3

MIN 150Ministry Field Experience

0

MIN 250Ministry Field Service

0

MIN 350Ministry Leadership Internship

3

MIN 450Ministry Leadership Practicum

3

MIN 490Ministry Leadership Capstone

3

____ ____Elective

3

____ ____Elective

3

Biblical Studies (30 Credits)

 
BIB 103Creation & Covenants: OT I

3

BIB 104Israel's Life & Literature: OT II

3

BIB 105Biblical Hermeneutics

3

BIB 203Life of Christ: NT I

3

BIB 204Early Church: NT II

3

THE 105Prelude to Biblical & Theological Studies

3

___ ___Bible/Theology Elective 3 credits

3

___ ___Bible/Theology Elective 3 credits

3

___ ___Bible/Theology Elective 3 credits

3

___ ___Bible/Theology Elective 3 credits

3

Electives (18 credits)

Electives can possibly be filled through Life Experience Credits.