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Church Ministries (Online)

If you feel called to ministry, our online Church Ministries program will equip you to build and lead the local church.

Learn how to engage the world of the Bible and bring to life its teachings through our comprehensive degree program. Develop your preaching, teaching, and leadership skills as you learn from professors with many years of real-world ministry experience.

Ideal for current or prospective ministers and teachers, our online program will allow you to further develop your ministry giftings while pursuing your vocational calling. Gain foundational knowledge in spiritual formation and discipleship, church polity and law, Pentecostal foundations, and pastoral counseling.

A focus on the development of healthy relationships, both within and outside the church, is a cornerstone of the program. Advance your calling as you pursue your ministry passion.

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Career Opportunities

Our academic programs are designed specifically to prepare you for a career in the real world. But it’s more than just job preparation; it’s preparing you to make a full impact in your profession through the unique combination of faith and learning. Here are some of the professions this degree will prepare you for:
  • Pastor
  • Church Staff
  • Para-Church Ministries
  • Pre-Seminary
  • Missions
  • Institutional Chaplains


Regular Faculty

Michael Jaffe, D.Min.

Professor of Preaching and Church Leadership

Steve Smallwood, D.Min.

Associate Professor for Church Ministries, Program Coordinator for Church Ministries (online)

Mark Fabian, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies, Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships and Digital Learning

Adjunct Faculty

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