Christian Ministry AA Program

AACM General Description

The Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry is designed to prepare persons for various areas of Christian service by developing a holistic mindset, a missional vision, servant-leadership skills, and ministry competence. The AA in Christian Ministry allows you to develop strong competencies for ministry success and for making a positive contribution in your profession and to society.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate awareness of learning and critical thinking strategies.
  2. Examine the teachings of Scripture and a Christian worldview and their relationships to business management.
  3. Demonstrate competency in core general education subjects.
  4. Exhibit effective writing and presentation skills.
  5. Apply practical principles and strategies for effective ministry.

AACM Coursework

The AA in Christian Ministry is a structured curriculum that includes the general core education requirements and Christian Ministry requirements for the associate degree. Sixty (60) semesters hours are earned by completing the courses online one at a time. Students will be part of a cohort who will participate in all courses together, forming a support group for success.

Program of Study

Semester 1

ITD 1060College Study Skills

3

ITD 1300Communication and Technology for College

3

EGL 1100English Composition 1

3

CMN 3020Introduction to Christian Ministry

3

Semester 2

EGL 2100English Composition 2

3

CMN 3000Biblical Literature and Interpretation

3

CMN 4250Personal and Spiritual Development

3

MTH 1240Fundamentals of Mathematics

3

Semester 3

PSC 2300Introduction to Psychology

3

CMN 3010Introduction to Christian Theology

3

CMN 4600Worship

3

EGL 2200World Literature

3

Semester 4

BSN 2050Organizational Management

3

CMN 4300Congregational Discipleship

3

CMN 4560Compassionate Ministry

3

CMN 4510Shepherding the Congregation

3

Semester 5

SCN 1600Physical Science

3

MHR 2800Personal Finance

3

CMN 4460Leadership in the Christian Organization

3

CMN 4900Special Topics in Ministry Skills

3

Total Credit Hours: 60