Bachelor's Degree in Christian Ministries

The faculty members of the Department of Missions and Ministry at Cumberlands are dedicated to providing the best possible training to students interested in missions and ministry education. Experienced ministers and accomplished scholars, they will guide you as you develop the skills to mature in your Christian faith and commitment and to minister for Christ in the 21st century. Through this Christian ministry degree, you will hone your skills and develop strategies for serving Christ in the United States and around the world through evangelism; church planting; discipleship; and personal, compassionate ministry to all people.

Whether you plan to pursue a seminary or other religion degree immediately after completing your university studies, or you plan to move directly into Christian ministry, UC’s program will prepare you through this religion major to take your place in Christian service. You can earn a B.S. in one of five majors (Missions, Church Planting, Youth and Family Ministry, Christian Studies, or Christian Ministries) or you can earn a B.A. by studying a biblical or modern foreign language in addition to your major. Minors are available in Missions, Church Planting, Youth and Family Ministry, and Missions and Ministry.

What Can I Do With This Christian Ministry Degree?

Our ministry education graduates serve in Christian missions around the world. Some minister in nations taking the Gospel to people who have never heard it. Some serve in local churches as pastors, youth ministers, children's ministers, worship ministers or in other capacities. Others are planting churches and reaching and discipling people other churches are not able to reach. Still others minister through national organizations like Fellowship of Christian Athletes or denominational agencies like the Kentucky Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Convention. Serving God might take you anywhere, and we are ready to help you follow God's call! If you are looking for a Christian ministry or biblical studies degree, contact us today to learn more about this program.