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Christian Ministry and Leadership

Biola University

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
667 USD/credit
667 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in Christian Ministry and Leadership at Biola University with concentrations in Pastoral Care and Counseling, and Preaching and Pastoral Ministry is designed as a professional program for specialized ministry.

Overview

Christian Ministry and Leadership programme is offered at Biola University.

Key facts:

The Christian Ministry and Leadership degree at Biola University is structured to provide:

  • An understanding of Scriptures for students anticipating Christian ministries that would include pastoral or lay counsel, parachurch organization counseling, women's ministries, specialized "tent-making" occupations in other cultures, lay leaders in the local church and others.
  • A biblical background for those who are preparing for counseling in secular fields.
  • A program of study for missionaries who have only a brief furlough time in which to pursue formal study of the Scriptures and would like to emphasize pastoral counseling or women's ministries.
  • Sustainable skills in specific ministries further developing your abilities and spiritual gifts and strengthening your areas of weakness.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spiritual Theology and Formation
  • Personal Foundations for Spiritual Formation
  • Spiritual Direction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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Credits

49 alternative credits

49-58

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A $65 non-refundable application fee is due when you submit your application. Paying this fee will populate the supplemental application items.
    • Applicants must submit an official transcript from their previous academic institution.
    • Two references are required, including(One pastoral reference; One character reference (someone in a leadership role in your life)
    • two essays: One Christian testimony; One vocational testimony

Tuition Fee

  • International

    667 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 667 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    667 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 667 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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