MSP Program

Crown awards academic credit for Ministerial Studies Program (MSP) completed at Alliance Church Ministries.

Why enroll at Crown College with MSP credits:

  • Earn a fully-accredited bachelor’s degree.
  • Receive up to 30 credits for your MSP courses.
  • Crown courses available 100% online.
  • MSP courses count toward required residency.
  • Complete your college degree – fast!

Transfer Options:

MSP courses will transfer into a number of Crown’s associate and bachelor degrees.

Christian Ministry, A.S. – 63 Credits

  • Up to 29 MSP transfer credits may apply to this degree plan.
  • This represents a savings of over $12,000 in tuition.

Christian Ministry, B.S. – 126 Credits

  • Up to 30 MSP transfer credits may apply to this degree plan.
  • This represents a savings of approximately $12,500 in tuition.

Global and Cultural Studies, B.S. – 125 Credits

  • Up to 30 MSP transfer credits may apply to this degree plan.
  • This represents a savings of approximately $12,500 in tuition.

Up to 24 MSP transfer credits apply to most of the remaining associate’s degree and up to 30 credits apply to the remaining bachelor’s degrees. Pursue the degree path that will best prepare you of ministry impact wherever God might call you to serve.

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Below is a table explaining the transfer equivalencies.

Ministerial Study Program Course Transfer Credit Crown Online Transfer Equivalence
MSP 101: Church Ministry I 2 credits CM 4586: Biblical and Historical Perspectives of Worship, Fine Arts Elective
MSP 102: Inductive Bible Study 1.5 credits BIB Elective
MSP 103: New Testament Survey 3 credits BIB 1522: History of the NT
MSP 104: Old Testament Survey 3 credits BIB 1520: History of the OT
MSP 105: Disciplemaking .5 credits CM Elective
MSP 201: Church Ministry II 2 credits CM 3522: Disciple-Centered Leadership
MSP 202: Introduction to Theology 2 credits THE 3520: Foundations of Christian Thought
MSP 203: Alliance Values & Beliefs 1.5 credits THE Elective or (MSP 203 + MSP 204 fulfills THE 431X: Alliance History and Distinctives, Global Awareness)
MSP 204: Alliance Polity & Missions 1.5 credits CM Elective or (MSP 203 + MSP 204 fulfills THE 431X: Alliance Histroy and Distinctives, Global Awareness)
MSP 205: Romans 1 credit BIB Elective
MSP 206: Expository Preaching 2 credits CM 4582: Communication in Ministry
MSP 301: Church Ministry III 2 credits CM 4581: Ministry Management & Administration
MSP 302: Life of Christ 2 credits BIB 2510: Interpreting the Gospels
MSP 303: Raising Leaders for the Harvest 1.5 credits ICS Elective or (MSP 303 + JN 141 fulfills ICS 1510: Introducing World Missions, Global Awareness)
MSP 304: Introduction to Missions 3 credits ICS 4512: Current Issues in Missions, Global Awareness
MSP 305: Ministry Leadership .5 credit CM Elective
JN 141: Alliance Perspectives on World Missions 1 credit ICS Elective or (MSP 303 + JN 141 fulfills ICS 1510: Introducing World Missions, Global Awareness)
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