2020-2021 Accelerated Undergraduate Catalog

Ministry Leadership (AAML - Accelerated)

Location: Online Only

Degree:  Associate of Arts in Ministry Leadership

Major:  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:

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:

18 Credits - General Education

  18 Credits - Ministry Leadership

  18 Credits - Bible & Theology

  6 Credits - Electives

TOTAL - 60 Credits

Curriculum Plan

General Education (18 credits)

___ ___History / Literature Core (100/200 Level)

3

LAN 101College Composition and Research

3

LAN 104Public Speaking

3

____ ____Human Culture Elective

3

___ ___Science or Mathematics Core Course

3

___ ___Arts and Sciences Elective 3 credits

3

Biblical Studies (18 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

Electives (6 credits)

Ministry Leadership (18 credits)

MIN 101Leading within God’s Mission

3

MIN 110Leadership Development and Team Building

3

MIN 150Ministry Field Experience

0

MIN 201Strategic Ministry Leadership

3

MIN 250Ministry Field Service

0

MIN 350Ministry Leadership Internship

3

___ ___Ministry Development Courses 6 Credits

6