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Work Ready KY Scholarship Program

Bachelor of Science in Marriage and Family Ministry

The Marriage and Family Ministry program will equip students to minister to the family as a whole across the generations.  With an emphasis on the entire family unit, as well as its individual components, the graduate of Marriage and Family Ministry will have a keen awareness of marriage and family issues and will be equipped to address the spiritual, physical, emotional, and mental needs of families.

Graduates of this program will be equipped to serve families within a variety of settings such as the local church and other para-church ministries, Christian and community care facilities, and the mission fieldAdditionally, Marriage and Family Ministry graduates will be prepared for graduate study in a variety of ministry related fields. 

Marriage and Family Ministry Core Requirement – 27

The following courses: – 15

  • CHS 355 Pastoral Care and Counseling – 3
  • CHS 368 Marriage and Singlehood – 3
  • CHS 369 Parent and Child – 3
  • CHS 456 Soul Care in Family Crises – 3
  • CHS 462 Intergenerational Ministries – 3

Interdisciplinary Electives: – 12

  • ECE 130 Childhood Development I – 3
  • ECE 230 Childhood Development II – 3
  • PSY 321 Life Span Development – 3
  • PSY 333 Group Dynamics – 3 PSY
  • 343 Gender Studies – 3
  • PSY 412 Abnormal Psychology – 3
  • PSY 452 Psychology of Religious Experience – 3
  • SOC 415 Family Violence – 3
  • SWK 460 Aging – 3
  • SWK 481 Addictions – 3