Earn Your Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry

Christian Ministry is offered through the Herschel H. Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry.

The Christian Ministry degree explores and integrates biblical and theological truth into the practical fields of specific ministries. Interactive courses and service opportunities with personal supervision are provided to help students implement timeless principles into a variety of ministry contexts, including vocational and volunteer. Through rigorous academic pursuits in the classroom and personal mentoring relationships beyond it, the Christian Ministry degree provides a comprehensive approach that combines spiritual development, field experience and educational preparation to fully equip our students.

Program Options

Program Options Degree Plan
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Children's Emphasis PDF
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Christian Ministry Emphasis PDF
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Pastoral Emphasis PDF
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Student Emphasis PDF
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Women's Emphasis PDF
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Ministry: Worship Ministry Emphasis PDF
Minor in Children's Ministry PDF
Minor in Christian Ministry  PDF
Minor in Pastoral Ministry PDF
Minor in Student Ministry  PDF
Minor in Women's Ministry  PDF

What makes an OBU Christian Ministry degree special?

An OBU Christian Ministry degree not only offers global recognition and respect, it is earned in an atmosphere that fosters personal and professional growth. Through invaluable insights from formally trained and ministry experienced faculty, students will be equipped with foundational principles and practical tools that will enable them to fulfill God’s calling for their lives.

What are OBU grads doing with their Christian Ministry degrees?

Students with Christian Ministry degrees are prepared to serve in a variety of capacities as evidenced by recent graduates. From full-time vocational ministry positions to serving in the non-profit sector or working in a secular platform for ministry, our alumni are being used to further the cause of Christ around the world. As a result of their Christian Ministry degree training other students decide to pursue graduate studies and have proved to be well equipped for success at the highest levels of academic degrees and institutions.


Learn more about our Theology & Ministry faculty.

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