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Kory Sorensen, Director of the Not For Profit Organizational Leadership Program
Kory Sorensen
Director of the Not For Profit Organizational Leadership Program

Office Telephne: (604) 851-7234 or 1-800-976-8388


This program is designed for those who want to serve in areas of institutional leadership. The program's focus is on leadership principles for work in non-profit organizations, churches, Non-Governmental Organizations, or foreign mission contexts. As a four year BA program it aims to provide a holistic preparation for a leadership career in administration that is shaped by Biblical and Theological study (39 semester hours), practical course work (54 semester hours), and grounded in General Studies (30 semester hours).

Come join one of the fastest growing ministry opportunities in Canada. Considering learning about the over 170,000 Non Profit Organizations in Canada that employ over 2 million people and have over 13 million volunteers. Learn to start a Not For Profit, lead a Not For Profit or work for one of the fastest growing employment sector in Canada.


Upon successful completion of this 4 year degree program the student shall be able to:

  • demonstrate development of a thoughtful personal philosophy of ministry rooted in Scripture and Biblical theology which is cognizant of contemporary culture;
  • demonstrate an understanding of God's call on his/her life and an awareness of the gifts, strengths, weaknesses and vulnerabilities he/she brings to administrative ministry;
  • demonstrate an understanding of the Scriptures as well as the many practical and theoretical aspects of vocational Christian service whether in the church or in non-profit, charitable institutions;
  • demonstrate a basic level of competence in the practical leadership, interpersonal and communication skills expected of administrators;
  • demonstrate an understanding of institutional management systems, mission statement and strategy formation, planning, principles of governance, human resource issues and financial matters;
  • demonstrate Christian character, integrity and spiritual gifting for administrative leadership.
  • 3 Introduction to Administrative Leadership
  • 3 Business Foundations
  • 3 Organizational Planning
  • 3 Leadership Development
  • 3 Human Resource Management
  • 3 Fund Development & Financial Management
  • 3 Capstone Project
  • 3 Business as Mission

Additional Requirements for PAOC Credentials: 3 Local Church Leadership

If you have any questions about programs here at Summit Pacific College, please contact Nathan (604) 851-7222 or Courtney 604-851-7224 (Toll Free 1.800.976.8388) or contact us through our Information Request Form.



Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
NFPL 101 Intro to Administrative Leadership 3 BUSI 111 Business Foundations 3
BIBL 113 Hermeneutics 3 BIBL 114 Pentateuch 3
BIBL 115 Gospels 3 BIBL 132 Cross Cultural Studies 3
RELS 131 Introduction to Spiritual Issues 3 EDUC 142 Principles of Teaching 3
RELS 133 Religious Conversion 3 HIST 172 History of Pentecostal Church 3
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Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
WRTG 100 Writing in the University Context 3 ENGL 103 Introduction to Literature 3
PSYCH 106 Introduction to Psychology 3 NFPL 202 Organizational Planning 3
BIBL 211 Historical Literature 3 BIBL 212 Acts 3
THEO 221 Doctrine I 3 THEO 222 Doctrine II 3
EDUC 241 Youth Communication 3 Open Elective 3
RELS 334 Leadership Development 3    
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Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
HIST 111 History of Western Civilization 3 HIST 260 History of Christianity 3
NFPL 301 Fund Development & Financial Management 3 NFPL 302 Human Resource Management 3
THEO 321 Biblical Theology of the Holy Spirit 3 RELS 331 Pastoral Theology 3
Bible Elective 3 RELS 332 Christianity and Culture 3
Bible Elective 3 RELS 336 Pastoral Ministry Internship 3
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Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
PHIL 105 Introduction to Philosophy 3 PHIL 210 Contemporary Ethical Issues 3
COUN 245 Foundations of Counselling I 3 NFPL 402 Business as Mission 3
NFPL 401 Capstone Project 3 THEO 421 New Testament Theology 3
THEO 422 Old Testament Theology 3 Science Elective 3
Bible Elective 3 General Education Elective 3
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