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Christian Ministry

Fresno Pacific University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
485 USD/credit
485 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Christian Ministry program of Fresno Pacific University is ideal for any student desiring to enter vocational ministry and would like to finish in less time than it would take to complete a Master of Divinity degree.

Overview

The Christian Ministry program of Fresno Pacific University is a combination of classroom education and field experience educates the MACM student with knowledge and skills for effective, long term ministry.

Highlights

  • Purposeful community of learners and leaders
  • Experienced and published faculty
  • Theologically diverse student body
  • Learn from local pastors: Dale Oquist, Paul Binion II, Anthony Flores and Renn Serna
  • MFT and ministry students integrated in foundational courses
  • Option to study in Israel each summer
  • Option to attend the Hispanic Summer Program
  • Diverse practicum opportunities
  • Online courses available
  • Fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Career opportunities

Graduates with this degree are currently serving locally and abroad as executive pastors, student ministry pastors, fire, law enforcement and hospital chaplains, pastoral counselors and community developers. We have graduates who have planted churches and lead teams of people in unconventional and creative ministries for the purpose of bringing life transformation into areas with desperate need.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Bible Knowledge Requirement Seminar
  • The Church and God's Mission in the World
  • Understanding, Interpreting, and Teaching Scripture
  • Discipleship and Ethics
  • Old Testament Theology
  • New Testament Theology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

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.
2.5

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.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Online application and fee ($90)
  • Personal profile questions
  • Three letters of reference
  • Writing sample

Tuition Fee

  • International

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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