Master of Arts in Children’s Ministry/Master of Liberal Arts
DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM
The Master of Arts in Children’s Ministry and Master of Liberal Arts degree program provides Christ-centered graduate level education to prepare servant leaders for children’s ministry leadership by integrating a strong foundation in Children’s Ministry in addition to a broad liberal arts degree.
In order to pursue a Dual Master’s Degree program, the applicant must apply to, meet the existing admission requirements for, and be accepted into each of the master’s degrees which comprise the dual degree program.
Note: Church Membership Requirement (for admission into the EDD in Educational Leadership—all concentrations, PHD in Leadership Studies’ Ministry Concentration, Master’s Ministry Degrees, and Advanced Ministry Certificate Programs): Within the last 12 months, the applicant must have been an active member of a Christian church that holds Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and who holds solely the Old Testament and the New Testament as sacred Scripture.
Old Testament Survey
New Testament Survey
Prerequisites may be met with equivalent courses from another institution or from a passing grade on the GSOM Old Testament and New Testament equivalency exams and do not count toward degree completion.
MA IN CHILDREN'S MINISTRY REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 30 hours (excluding prerequisites)
DISC 5302 - Biblical Servant Leadership
MASTER OF LIBERAL ARTS REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 30 hours (excluding prerequisites)
MALA 5302 - Servant Leadership and Worldviews (S-L)
MA in Children's Ministry Required Curriculum
Master of Liberal Arts Required Curriculum
TOTAL Dual Degree (excluding prerequisites)
Refer to course descriptions in the back of this catalog for course prerequisites.
(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
+ Prerequisite: MACH 6311, MACH 6312
++Prerequisites: MACH 6311, MACH 6312, MACH 6351, MAFM 6353
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