Christian Leadership

Focus on the practical skills needed to minister in today’s diverse culture.

Designed for professional and lay ministry opportunities, the Bible and ministry degree programs incorporate in-depth Bible and theological study.

  • Associate of Arts in Bible and Ministry
  • Bachelor of Arts in Christian Leadership -- We also offer the B.A. in Christian Leadership fully online.

Program Features

Required Courses

Course descriptions and course schedules (PDF)

General Education

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours

ENGL 101

Written Communication II

3

ENGL 102 Written Communication III 3

COMM 171/172

Interpersonal Communication/ Speech Communication 

3

XXX

Foreign Language / Intercultural Communication

3

MATH 109

Excursions in Math (or higher)

3

THEO 110

Exploring the Christian Faith

3

BIBL 215

Old Testament Literature

3

BIBL 216

New Testament Literature

3

XXX Science (lab optional) 3

XXX

History/Economics/Sociology/Psycology/Social Science Elective

6

XXX

Fine Arts/Art/Music/Literature/Theater Elective

3

General Education Credit

36

XXX

Other Elective Credits

45

Total General Education/Elective Credit 

81

  • Students may transfer credit from other accredited institutions, providing the courses are equivalent to the required Bethel courses and a grade of “C” or better has been earned.
  • CLEP testing available for select courses.

Major Courses

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours

BIBL 201

Biblical Interpretation

3

BIBL 331

Pentateuch and Historical Books

3

BIBL 332 or 333

Poetic Books / Old Testament Prophets

3

BIBL 341 Jesus and the Gospels 3
BIBL 342 or 343

Acts and Paul or General Epistles

3

MIN 210

Christian World Mission

3

MIN 215

Foundations of Christian Minsitry

3

MIN 310

Evangelism and Discipleship

3

MIN 320

Fundamentals of Christian Leadership 3

MIN 441

Homiletics

3

THEO 310 Systematic Theology I 3
XXX Ministry / Theology / Bible / Youth Ministry 3

Major Course Credits     

39

General Education/Elective Credits

81

Total Bachelor of Arts in Christian Leadership Credits

120

 

Tuition and Fees

Adult and Graduate Tuition

Tuition Charges
Nontraditional Programs $405 per credit hour
Nursing BSN Degree Completion $405 per credit hour
Graduate Programs
Ministry/Theology $315 per credit hour
Education $395 per credit hour
Transition-to-Teaching $395 per credit hour
Other (MA, MBA, MSN, MAC) $455 per credit hour

 

Service Assessment (per semester) for all programs:

  • Full-time undergraduate nontraditional students: $175
  • Full-time graduate students: $150
  • All part-time students: $125
  • Summer school: $125

Admission Requirements

Financial Aid and Payment Plan Options

Contact Us

Ashlyn Havens

Ashlyn Havens

Roles: Faculty & Staff
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School: 574.807.7353