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Christian Ministry: Pastoral Ministry Concentration

Why should I choose the Pastoral Ministry Program? The pastoral ministry concentration lays a foundation for an effective ministry of expository preaching of the Bible and of leadership of the local church. This concentration emphasizes in pastoring smaller churches.

What type of degree will I earn at Grace University if I enroll in this program?
Graduates of the Pastoral Ministry Program will earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.

What kind of jobs would be available to me after I graduate from Grace University with this degree? 
Graduates with the Pastoral Ministry degree in Omaha NE will have the opportunity to continue on the seminary or to accept a senior or associate pastor position in a local church.

Total Degree Credits (128)

Bible/Theology Requirements (40)

  • BS 101 Old Testament Survey (4)
  • BS 102 New Testament Survey (4)
  • BS 103 Hermeneutics & Bible Study Methods (3)
  • BS 110 Spiritual Life & Evangelism (2)
  • BS 406 Romans (3)
  • TH 203 Theology of Church Mission (2)
  • TH 301 Theology 1 (3)
  • TH 302 Theology 2 (3)
  • BS/TH Electives (16)

General Education Requirements (36)

  • EN 101 College Composition 1 (3)
  • EN 103 College Composition 2 (3)
  • HU 301/323/412 Introduction to Philosophy or Worldviews or Apologetics (3)
  • HU 414 Ethics (3)
  • MA 201/211 College Algebra or Statistics (3)
  • MU 420 Christian Worship (3)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PSY 101 General Psychology (3)
  • SCI Science Elective (3)
  • SP 120 Oral Communications (3)
  • SS 101 College Orientation (0)
  • SS 231 Church History (3)
  • SS Social Science Elective (3)

Core Ministry Requirements (25)

  • CM 105 Ministry Foundations (1)
  • CM 302 Spiritual & Personal Formation for Ministry (3)
  • CM 303 Fundamentals of Instruction & Mentoring (2)
  • CM 320 Curriculum & Instruction (3)
  • CM 403 Administrative Leadership (3)
  • CM 404 Introduction to Biblical Counseling (3)
  • CM 411 Communicating God’s Word (3)
  • CM 450 Senior Ministry CAP (1)
  • IS 381/213 Cross Cultural Comm. or Perspectives (3)
  • MU 420 Christian Worship (3)

Pastoral Concentration (27)

  • CM 412 Advanced Preaching (3)
  • CM 414 Pastoral Internship (3)
  • CM 418 Pastoral Theology & Care (3)
  • FL 351 Greek Grammar (1)
  • FL 352 Greek Grammar (2)
  • FL 451 Greek Exegesis (1)
  • FL 452 Greek Exegesis (2)
  • CM Ministry Electives (6)

Servant Leadership Training* (8 Semesters)
Grace L.I.F.E. * (8 Semesters)
*For specific requirements, see the Grace University Student Handbook.

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