Pastoral Ministries

Pastoral Ministries & Counseling:  a wide-ranging program of study that focuses on the pastoral skills of evangelism & healthy church growth, leadership, preaching, and counseling. 

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

Online Bachelor of Science in Pastoral Ministries

Pastoral Ministries Faculty:

  • Lead Professor:  Scott Wigginton (Ph.D., LMFT), Pastoral Ministries & Counseling; Counseling Pastor, Campbellsville Baptist Church, Campbellsville, KY
  • J. Anthony Hough (Ph.D), Associate Instructor; Director of Missions, Shelby Baptist Association, Shelbyville, KY

Online Bachelors Degree in Pastoral Ministries

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

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

Pastoral Ministries & Counseling Major, 36-48 hours (includes at least 15 hours of Pastoral Ministries & Counseling courses)

Pastoral Ministries & Counseling Minor, 27 hours
(includes at least 9 hours of Pastoral Ministries & Counseling courses)