The two-year Associate of Christian Leadership is suited for the student
who desires additional training and who is called to ministry in the church or in
the workplace. This program offers a wide range of courses relevant to leadership
in the church and business environments. Courses are aligned in four specific
disciplines: Leadership, Biblical Studies, Theology, and Practical Ministry.
Associate of Christian Leadership students will be required to complete 60 credit
hours of required courses and fulfill the Leadership in Action requirement.

Program Objectives

This program will:

• Equip the student with the tools to communicate clearly and effectively;
• Give the student a sense of preparedness by providing practical ministry
experience;
• Equip the student to integrate Christian principles into critical thinking
and decision-making in one’s personal and/or professional life;
• Give the student a working knowledge of Biblical concepts of leadership to
meet the needs of diverse audiences/targeted age groups and organizational
settings;• Equip the student to integrate a Biblical worldview into the practice of
leadership and management;
• Give the student an understanding of organizational leadership from
different perspectives, including anthropological, psychological, and
Theological insights, and to apply organizational leadership thinking to
promote organizational and personal effectiveness; and
• Equip the student with an understanding of historical and Biblical models
and figures of leadership with their implications for contemporary global
leadership.

FIRST-YEAR PROGRAM

Class                         Course Name                                                                                         Credit Hours

BIB 101                    Old Testament Survey                                                                                    3

BIB 103                   New Testament Survey                                                                                   3

BIB 104                   Hermeneutics                                                                                                   3

CNS 110                  Psychology of a Leader                                                                                   3

LEA 210                  Mentoring and Coaching                                                                                 3

LEA 230                 Strategic Leadership in the Church                                                                3

LEA 301                 Christian Leadership                                                                                         3

LEA 220                 Biblical and Organizational Leadership                                                         3

LEA 322                 Servant Leadership                                                                                           3

THE 101                 Introduction to Theology                                                                                 3

SECOND-YEAR PROGRAM

Class                       Course Name                                                                                           Credit Hours

ENG 101                Effective Communication                                                                                3

ENG 102               Writing and Research                                                                                        3

CNS 402               Marriage and Family in Society                                                                        3

MIS 301               Cultural Anthropology                                                                                        3

PHL 101               Philosophy and Worldview                                                                                3

MTH 211              Math for Ministry                                                                                                3

THE 301              Kingdom of God                                                                                                   3

CLG 101               Destiny and Calling                                                                                             3

MIS 302               Communicating the Relevance of God’s Story                                               3

Elective                                                                                                                                                3

Total Credit Hours:                                                                                                                           30