The wide variety of courses within the Christian Ministry minor will give you a taste of the potential of ministry. Whatever your major, the minor offers a chance to explore an interest in Christian ministry and receive further academic training and preparation for either personal or professional reasons.
- Flexible scheduling of classes
- Emphasis on FPU’s Christian heritage
- Experienced and highly-rated faculty
- Students come from a variety of life stages and cultural backgrounds
This minor is ideal for people pursuing careers in Christian non-profit organizations that require specific training found in professional majors. As just one example, students interested in areas such as children’s ministry or church administration could pair this program with early childhood development or organizational leadership. This minor is also beneficial for students in any field who seek preparation for ministry as a lay person in their local church.
Quentin P. Kinnison, Ph.D.
- Application form
- $40 fee (fee is waived for those attending an information meeting)
- Official high school transcripts or diploma
- Minimum 2.4 GPA
Required Courses (15 Units)
Core Courses (1 Units)
|MIN 310||Perspectives in CML Credits||1|
Elective Courses (14 units)
Students take additional units from the following courses, with no repeat courses allowed.
|BLIT 306||Law and Ephesians Credits||1|
|BLIT 307||Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and James Credits||1|
|BLIT 308||Isaiah and Matthew Credits||1|
|MIN 330||Disability Ministry Concepts Credits||3|
|MIN 356||Church and the Mission of God Credits||2|
|MIN 376||Current Practices in Evangelism and Discipleship Credits||2|
|MIN 392||Biblical Interpretation and Teaching Credits||2|
|MIN 397||Spiritual Formation: Perils, Pitfalls and Potential of Ministry Credits||2|
|MIN 398||Spiritual Formation: Cultivating a Prayerful Heart Credits||2|
|MIN 399||Spiritual Formation: Taking Care of the Inner Life Credits||2|
|MIN 420||Ministry Across Cultures Credits||2|
|MIN 430||Urban Ministry Credits||2|
|MIN 450||Leadership in Ministry Credits||2|
|MIN 471||Pastoral Ministries Credits||2|
|MIN 483||CML Internship Credits||3|