Master of Arts in Church Administration

 

DEGREE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

Requirement

Courses/Hours

Explanation

Total Courses

8 courses/40 hours

Core Courses & Electives

Core Courses

Minimum 5

Authorized Textbooks

Elective Courses

Maximum 3

Elective  Page or No Travel Seminar Tab

Textbook Alternates

Maximum 2

Submit Textbook Alternate Form

No Travel Seminars

 

Maximum 3

(electives only)

No Travel Seminar Tab

 

TUITION - $2,295.00

Automatic Monthly Payment Program:  $200 down and $100 a month for a total of $2,295.00.

Up Front Payment Program: $300 reduction for a total of $1,995.00 paid at enrollment.

Tuition does not include textbooks. Please purchase them at your favorite book dealer or www.Amazon.com

COMBINATION DEGREE PROGRAMS:  A Master’s/Doctoral combination degree program is available.  Talk to a student advisor Combination Degree Program details.

ABOUT THIS DEGREE PROGRAM:  The Master of Arts in Church Administration degree program will provide comprehensive understanding to church administration through a wide range of courses.  The program consists of eight courses which are the equivalent of forty hours of study. Texts must be selected from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Although all textbooks may be ordered simultaneously, assignments must be submitted one at a time.  Once a textbook is read, a 10 to 20 page paper describing what was read must be submitted for grading.    A four to six page paper is required for each No Travel Seminar.  We are simply asking students for a summary of the material. Review the How to Submit Your Work tab concerning submission of assignments.

SPECIFIC DEGREE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:  The Master of Arts in Church Administration degree program requires a total of 40 hours.  Five of the eight required courses must be core courses chosen from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Up to three of the eight required courses may be electives.  Electives may be chosen from the Electives Page or the No Travel Seminar tab.  Up to two of the Electives may be Textbook Alternates.  Alternates must be submitted for consideration via the Textbook Alternate Form tab.  No Travel Seminars are optional.  A maximum of three No Travel Seminars may be utilized for this program.

AUTHORIZED TEXTBOOKS:

CA 600   Leading The Local Church - Church Administration and Finance Manual: Resources for Leading the Local Church by Otto F. Crumroy Jr., Stan Kukawka and Frank M. Witman (Oct 1, 1998)

CA 610 Church Administration 101 - Church Administration Handbook by Bruce P. Powers (Jan 1, 2008)

CA 620  Church Leadership -  Courageous Leadership Expanded Edition by Hybels [2008]

CA 630   Church Transformation -  Leading Congregational Change : A Practical Guide for the Transformational Journey by Jim Herrington, Mike Bonem and James H. Furr (Feb 2000)

CA 640   Developing The Purpose Driven Church - The Purpose-driven Church: Growth Without Compromising Your Message And Mission The Purpose-driven by Rick Warren (Nov 1, 1995)

CA 650 Small Group Development -  Leading Life-Changing Small Groups (Groups that Grow) by Bill Donahue(Apr 30, 2012) - Deluxe Edition

CA 670 Christian Life Coaching -  Christian Coaching, Second Edition: Helping Others Turn Potential into Reality by Gary Collins (Sep 15, 2009)

CA 680    Church Administration Practices - Body Politics: Five Practices of the Christian Community Before the Watching World by John Howard Yoder(Jun 1, 2001)

CA 690   Principles of Church Growth - When God Builds a Church: 10 Principles for Growing a Dynamic Church by Bob Russelland Rusty Russell (Jun 1, 2000)

CA 695  Church Management and Leadership - Leadership Handbook of Management and Administration by James D. Berkley (Jan 1, 2008)

CA 700   Church Growth 101 - Church Growth 101 A Church Growth Guidebook for Ministers and Laity by Glenn W Mollette (Mar 28, 2012)

CA 710  Bivocational Ministry Principles - Serving as a Bivocational Pastor by James W. Highland (Feb 4, 2013) 

 
 




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