Phoenix, AZ, United States| Online
The BA in Christian Studies With An Emphasis In Global Ministry program at the Grand Canyon University is designed to offer a well-rounded theological education and equip you with the basic knowledge and skills required for faithful ministry. 
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Overview

The goal of the Christian Studies With An Emphasis In Global Ministry program at the Grand Canyon University is to provide you with the biblical and theological foundations for impactful mission work, an understanding of missions from a historical perspective and essential skills for effective communication of the gospel across cultures. 

Education

Equipped with essential competencies such as critical thinking, leadership and global awareness, you may serve as an influential minister or mission leader in churches and mission agencies in North American and international settings.

In addition to standard GPA and academic requirements, global ministry students are required to affirm the Doctrinal Statement and College of Theology Covenant at an early point in their program of study. Honors courses (Survey of Historical Theology and Christian Ethics) for Honors College students and writing intensive courses (Christianity in a Global Context and Christian Ethics) for all students are also undergraduate program components.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • World religions
  • Evangelism and discipleship
  • Anthropology for cross-cultural ministry
  • Christianity and culture
  • Old and New Testament survey
  • Christian theology
  • Biblical interpretation and application
  • Christian character formation
  • Ministerial communication

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • All students must submit either acceptable high school or college transcripts to be considered for full admission into the University. 
  • Additionally, if students cannot meet the GPA requirements with their transcripts, but have test scores or a college-GPA that meets admissions requirements, students will be eligible for full admission. 
  • If both the degree-bearing transcript and the test scores do not meet admission requirements, students may be accepted with specifications. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8250 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    8250 USD/semester
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  • Campus: $8,250 per semester 
  • Online: $395 per credit

Living costs for Phoenix

  • 900 - 1450 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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Christian Studies With An Emphasis In Global Ministry
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