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The Canadian Baptist College is recognized by the Province of Alberta, and the Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCMin) degree is accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE). This degree is a Designated Learning Program and eligible to receive foreign nationals on a study permit under the DLI number 019256741082.

Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCMin)

CBC offers a 96 credit hour Bachelor of Christian Ministry degree for men and women who have sense the call of God to serve in His church and for lay people who desire a biblical and theological education to enhance their ministry in the local church.

 

Objectives

 

Graduates with the Bachelor of Christian Ministry degree will be trained to:

 

1. Serve the Lord from a solid foundation of Bible knowledge, understanding how the Bible is to be interpreted and how one lives out the Christian faith within a biblical worldview.

2. Understand the doctrines of the Christian faith from an evangelical perspective.

3. Serve in the local church in such ways as preaching, teaching, leading worship, and shepherding.

4. Share the gospel in one’s home culture and understand mission efforts around the world.

5. Put into practice the principles of spiritual growth and Christian leadership.

6. Exercise ministry skills learned through a field practicum

7. Understand a number of general subject areas from a Christian perspective.

 

Requirements

 

Applicants should be age 22 or older

The prerequisite for this degree is a high school diploma or GED equivalent

A total of 96 credit hours is required for the completion of the degree.

The following outlines the required courses that students must take in order to complete the Bachelor of Christian Ministry degree:

 

Degree Program Outcomes

 

Graduates with the Bachelor of Christian Studies degree will be trained to:

 

1. Mature in their Christian faith while learning to engage the world

2. Gain understanding in biblical and theological issues

3. Grow in multiple areas of Christian studies and ministry skills

4. Become more well-rounded as they expand their knowledge in general education studies.

 

Requirements

 

1. The prerequisite for this degree is a high school diploma or GED equivalent

2. A total of 120 credit hours is required for the completion of the degree

3. At least 30 credit hours must be completed on campus to provide regular and substantive student-faculty interaction to facilitate achieving the degree outcomes.

 

The following outlines the required courses that students must take in order to complete the Bachelor of Christian Studies degree:

Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCMin)
Biblical and Theological Studies
1B1311 Old Testament Survey 3
1B2311 New Testament Survey 3
1B3321 Bible Backgrounds 3
1B3331 Bible Interpretation 3
OT and NT Bible Book Studies (three required) 9
1H1312 Christian Heritage 3
1T1311 Christian Theology 3
1T1312 Christian World View 3
Total 30
Applied Ministry
1P3322 Principles of Leadership 3
1P3331 Spiritual Development 3
1P1321 Principles & Practices of Preaching 3
1P2311 Pastoral Ministries 3
1M1311 Worship Leadership 3
1E2322 Teaching Christ-followers 3
1E1342 Living & Sharing the Gospel 3
1E1341 Missions & Church Planting 2
1P2241 Capstone Ministry I 2
Total 28
General Studies
1L3311 English Composition 101 3
1L3313 English Composition 102 3
1L3312 Writing & Research 3
1L4311 Classics of Christian Literature 3
1M2311 Music Appreciation 3
1C1311 Intro to Psychology & Counselling 3
1C1321 Basics of Family Dynamics 3
1H3311 Western Civilization 101 
or
1H3312 Western Civilization 102 3
1V2311 General Mathematics 
or
1V2313 Earth Science Introduction 3
Total 27
Free Electives
Credit Hours 11
Total credits hours for Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCMin) 96

Recognized by the Province of Alberta. Accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).

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