Pastoral Ministry Concentration

An Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry with a concentration in Pastoral Ministry provides a solid foundation of ministry skills and the ability to provide leadership for various ministries within today’s church and society.

Increase your effectiveness to lead as a Christian in your arenas of influence, be they secular, religious, professional, or personal. With over 50 years experience in training some of today's foremost Christian leaders, OCU will provide you with the best ministry preparation in the Midwest.

What you know now has gotten you this far. Learn more and do more for God by attending OCU. Ohio Christian University understands and supports your commitments to your family and career. Our program has been designed specifically for working adults. You take one class at a time by meeting once a week and the textbooks are mailed directly to your home. Earn your Associates degree today. Contact us now for more information.

Program Objectives

Upon completion of this program, a student should be able to:

  • Integrate Christian principles in critical thinking and decision making.
  • Demonstrate awareness and improvement of thinking and learning strategies.
  • Exhibit competency in general education subjects.
  • Comprehend interpersonal communication skills.
  • Assume a position of ministry in a local church.
Degree Title: Associate of Arts
Available Formats: Onsite Degree Program, Online Degree Program
Program Core Credit Hours: 60 semester credit hours
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