Religion: Bivocational Ministry, B.A.

Program Locations

The Bachelor of Arts in Religion: Bivocational Ministry is available at the following locations:

About this Program

The School of Religion and Philosophy’s Bivocational Ministry religion degree  program aids those seeking leadership roles in churches. Students will develop strong biblical and theological foundations, and focus on spiritual formation.

Bivocational ministry majors experience a combination of both classroom courses and practical applications as they develop their abilities to serve both within the ministry and another chosen field, such as business, education, or counseling.

The Bivocational Ministry program requires 39 hours of the student’s major. Majors are required to have one of the following: a second major in business/administration, a degree in education, two minors, or be on the pre-counseling track. Students experience courses such as Christian Ministry, Preaching, and Basic Christian Ethics, along with courses from their additional major or minor.


A Bachelor of Arts in Religion: Bivocational Ministry requires 124 course hours. A total of 42 hours must be from upper-level courses.

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The School of Religion and Philosophy has a highly qualified and experienced faculty.

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  • Administrative Services Management
  • Benefits Administrator
  • Branch Management
  • Business Teaching, Postsecondary
  • Campus minister
  • College pastor
  • Church planter
  • Church staff
  • Credit Management/Loan Officer
  • Discipleship pastor
  • Economics Teaching, Postsecondary
  • General Management – Food service and retail industries
  • Hotel Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Insurance Sales/Brokering
  • Logistics Management
  • Mission’s pastor
  • Office Management
  • Property/Real Estate Management
  • Public Administration
  • Small group pastor
  • Youth pastor

School of Religion and Philosophy Events

April 17, 2020

Honors Luncheon

Honors Luncheon - UC 211.Details to be sent later.
11:30am - 1:30pm, UC 211

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