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Ministry Leadership - Discipleship Emphasis (Distance)

Lee University

40 months
275 USD/credit 9900 USD/year
275 USD/credit 9900 USD/year
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The purpose of the Bachelor in Ministry Leadership - Discipleship Emphasis (Distance), program offered by Lee University is to prepare adult learners who desire involvement in church ministry. The focus will be to explore and develop leadership potential based on biblical principles in a variety of Christian ministry settings.


The Bachelor in Ministry Leadership - Discipleship Emphasis (Distance) program from Lee University demonstrates an understanding of the role of leadership within the church and dentifies methods for developing leadership within the church.

Areas of emphasis include: business, church administration, children's ministry, counseling, discipleship, music and worship, pastoral ministry, and youth ministry.


  • Articulate a developed knowledge of the biblical and theological basis for leadership.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills through the understanding of group and individual interaction.
  • Formulate strategies to direct Christians to apply leadership skills in life contexts.
  • Demonstrate the ability to think, discuss, and write in a critical manner.
  • Demonstrate the ability to research using primary and secondary sources in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Old Testament Survey
  • New Testament Survey
  • Methods of Bible Study 
  • Understanding Human Communication
  • Understanding Contemporary Society
  • Multicultural Ministry
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Educational Ministry of the Church  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 40 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Lee University admissions application.
  • An official high school transcript mailed directly from the high school. Students must obtain a 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
  • An official test score report from ACT or College Board (SAT).
  • An application fee of $25 (non-refundable, non-transferable). 
  • Any applicant born after January 1, 1957, must provide documented proof of receiving two MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) vaccinations after 12 months of age (collected after acceptance).
  • A Residential Life application and housing deposit of $200 are required before a student will be assigned on-campus housing; however, they are not required for general admission to the university. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 275 USD per credit during 40 months.
  • National

    9900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 275 USD per credit during 40 months.


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