If you have a heart for ministering to others, our Christian ministry degree can prepare you in one of four areas of concentration, including pastoral, student and family, women’s or Christian ministry emphasis. In addition to OBU’s distinctive Christian liberal arts education, you will complete a specified number of biblical core courses, along with your ministry emphasis.
A degree in Christian ministry will inspire, develop and prepare you for your role in Kingdom work. Our robust biblical and theological foundation, combined with our exemplary faculty, create a solid scriptural framework for you to continue in a rewarding path of Christian ministry.
Benefits of OBU Christian Ministry Program
The Hobbs School of Theology and Ministry offers you a distinguished lineup of faculty who are experts in their disciplines, sharing valuable insights from their formal training and years of practical experience in their specific field. They are respected both locally and globally as published authors, preachers, guest speakers, lecturers and missionaries. Several have authored books covering various theological subjects.
Liberal Arts University
Our vibrant campus community offers you a host of opportunities as a student. You are encouraged to engage in our active collegiate student life where you experience opportunities in leadership, service, athletics, student organizations, community engagement and social activities. You will not only receive unparalleled biblical and theological training, but your academic experience will include the university’s distinctive Christian liberal arts core curriculum. This added dimension to your education fosters critical thinking, intellectual curiosity and the opportunity to learn with non-ministry students.
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- Christian Ministry, Christian Ministry Emphasis
- Christian Ministry, Pastoral Ministry Emphasis
- Christian Ministry, Student and Family Ministry Emphasis
- Christian Ministry, Women’s Ministry Emphasis
OBU faculty are experts in their fields and will be with you every step of the way.
Dr. David Gambo
Interim Chair, School of Theology and Ministry
Reverend A.E. and Dora Hughes Chair of Christian Ministry
Assistant Professor of Christian Ministry