Ministry Leadership Studies, B.A.

Bachelor of Arts  

School of Ministry

The major in ministry at Palm Beach Atlantic University is designed to assist you in acquiring and developing the knowledge and skills necessary for ministry leadership within a church or parachurch organization. The character of someone in ministry is absolutely vital for ministry leadership. Therefore, the major presents a balance between training in ministry skills, organization and administration, and the nurture and care of people within a ministry context. Effective and practical, your program of study will teach you timely, ethical and Biblical leadership principles. In today's world of diverse ministry, you will be prepared to jump into a broad variety of ministries upon graduation.

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What Can I Do With This Degree?

  • Pastor (lead, associate, executive)
  • Director of Children's Ministries
  • Mission Ministry Leader
  • Hospital or Military Chaplain
  • Community Service Director

Program Details

Distinctively PBA 

The School of Ministry is all about equipping. We equip passionate young people with the earthly tools and spiritual perspective needed to create positive change in the world guided by the Word of God. We promise a connected, engaging and fulfilling learning experience that will equip you to use your gifts for His Glory. Our programs prepare students through expert instruction in Bible, theology, history and real-world ministry skills.

As a student majoring in any of the undergraduate programs offered in the School of Ministry, you’ll wade into an ocean of diverse learning opportunities designed to prepare you to positively impact lives.

  • Gain specialized training in ministry
  • Experience spiritual growth with a deeper understanding of God and His Word
  • Practice your ministry abilities through internships, practicum experiences and field service activities
  • And travel on any of PBA’s more than 20 annual mission trips

Courses 

Learn more about your classes and requirements in the course catalog

Tuition & Fees

PBA awards over three million dollars in scholarships every year and 97% of PBA undergraduate students receive financial aid. 

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“PBA provided me ample opportunities to succeed in my line of work. I learned how to apply Biblical principles and practical ministry from my classes to everyday situations.” Rob Guinta '15