Diploma Programs

 
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Program Overview

The diploma programs in Pastoral Theology, General Bible and Church Ministry consist of 90-93 semester hours of required and elective courses.


Pastoral Theology Diploma 

Those who graduate from this program will have a sound preparation in Bible and Theology (30 semester hours), Practics (36 semester hours) and General Studies (27 semester hours). This major is for those students called to full-time ministry and who desire the minimum formal Bible College education required by the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada for ministerial ordination. The two semesters of Pastoral Internship will help to provide students with an understanding of the methods and skills needed to succeed in the ministry.

General Bible Diploma 

Those who graduate from this major will have a sound preparation in Bible and Theology (45 semester hours) as well as a foundation of Practics (15 semester hours), General Studies (24 semester hours), and 3 semester hours of open electives. This major is designed for those wanting to maximize Biblical studies in developing their skills for Christian service but do not have a call to full-time ministry. To qualify for credentialing after graduation with this major, students must use the open electives to take the required courses in Practics

Church Ministries Diploma

Those who graduate from this major will have a sound preparation in Bible and Theology (36 semester hours), Practics (30 semester hours) and General Studies (24 semester hours). This major is designed for those desiring to acquire skills in the Christian Education ministry of the Church. To qualify for credentialing after graduation with this major will require some additional hours.