Educational Ministries

Educational Ministries Overview

Educational Ministries:  the program that equips men and women for the work of faith nurture and development—at all age levels and intergenerationally—in the local church. 

 

Students may select either B.S. or B.A. (12 hrs of Biblical languages) program options.

 

Educational Ministries Faculty:

  • Lead Professor:  Shane Garrison (Ed.D),  Assistant Professor in Educational Ministries
  • G. Ted Taylor (Ed.D), Professor of Sports Ministry & Director of CLASS (Character/Leadership/Stewardship) Institute
  • Jennifer Garrison (M.A.C.E., M.B.E., Ph.D. Candidate) Associate Instructor


Christian Studies Core Requirements (18 hrs)

CHS 211 Art of Reading the Bible
CHS 230 Spiritual Formation
CHS 365 Christian Studies Internship
CHS 432 Christian Theology
CHS 471 Church History
CHS        Upper Level Old or New Testament Course

Educational Ministries Area, 57-69 hours
(includes at least 21 hours of Educational Ministries courses and 6 hours of related studies in Psychology)

Educational Ministries Major, 39-51 hours
(includes at least 15 hours of Educational Ministries courses and 3 hours of related studies in Psychology)

Educational Ministries Minor, 27 hours
(includes at least 9 hours of Educational Ministries courses)