Sports Ministry

Sports Ministry Overview

Sports Ministry:  one of two interdisciplinary programs of ministry study, Sports Ministry combines theological foundations with human performance knowledge and skills, study well-suited to students who desire to serve in a local church setting or in a parachurch ministry such as Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Sports Reach (directed by Robbie Speer, 1979 CU alumnus).

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

 Sports Ministry Faculty:

  • Lead Professor:  G. Ted Taylor (Ed.D.), Professor of Sports Ministry & Director of Character/Leadership Institute

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

Sports Ministry Major

Sports Ministry Major, 43-55 hours
(includes 12 hrs of Sports Ministry courses and 13 hours of Human Performance courses)

Sports Ministry Minor, 27 hrs
(includes 6 hrs of Sports Ministry courses and 3 hrs of Human Performance courses)