Degrees

Bachelor’s Degrees

Bachelor Of Arts In Religion

Concentrations:
  • Ministry
    This concentration is already built into the core courses and will provide you with a wide array of practical tools to carry out the varied aspects of pastoral ministry within the local church. You will learn to preach, teach, counsel, organize and lead your congregation.
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  • Hispanic Ministry and Leadership
    This degree, with an emphasis in Hispanic ministry and leadership, integrates unique Hispanic cultural dimensions of ministry. It prepares students for a staff position in a church, equips laypeople for more effective ministry, and provides an excellent foundation for graduate studies.
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  • Anti-Human Trafficking
    This degree blends the foundations of ministry and leadership with the very best national program of understanding and combating Human Trafficking. This degree prepares students for multiple facets of church ministry along with a nuanced understanding of anti-human and labor trafficking.
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  • Preaching
    We are currently building this special concentration that will incorporate the powerful signature practices of T.D. Jakes pulpit ministry. Details coming soon.
  • Worship
    We are currently building this special concentration that will incorporate the wide array of Jakes Ministries worship resources. Details coming soon.

Bachelor Of Science Degrees

  • Humanitarian Leadership
    This degree prepares students for urban and international mission work. Those interested in disaster relief, urban ministry, and overseas ministry should consider this degree as foundational for such ministry development.
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  • Church Leadership
    This degree, with an emphasis in ministry leadership, prepares students for a staff position in a church, equips laypeople for more effective ministry, and provides an excellent foundation for graduate studies.
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Master’s Degrees

Leadership Studies
This degree equips ministry leaders who seek to be culturally competent and guided by an enduring moral compass. By building character and deepening spirituality, students in this program will become more effective in leadership skills.
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Theological Studies
This degree offers rigorous study in the various disciplines of biblical, systematic and historical, and applied theology. This program invites students to join a learning community that prepares them for advanced study or ministry in the church.
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Doctoral Degree

Doctor of Ministry
The Doctor of Ministry prepares senior ministry practitioners for next-level leadership in the church and society. This program integrates rigorous doctoral level training in practice of ministry with tacit knowledge, exposure to innovative leadership, and spiritual formation from world-class ministry experts.

Professional & Continuing Education
  • Pastoral Care and Guidance
  • Women in Leadership
  • Africa’s Presence in Christianity
  • Latino / Latina Ministry Leadership
  • Reading the Bible for All Its Worth