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Associates of Science

Christian Ministry


Designed for students with a high school diploma, GED, and little or no college experience, this Christian Ministry A.S degree program cultivates personal and professional spiritual formation. Students will build skills in Bible study and interpretation and theological thinking, and help others in their spiritual formation and discipleship.


Graduates of this online ministry degree program enter professional careers as associates in churches, youth and para-church ministries, and other faith-based education and nonprofit organizations. As a graduate of the A.S. program, you may be eligible to transfer all of your credits into our online Bachelor of Christian Ministry degree program.

Why choose Christian Ministry studies at Crown?

  • Dedicated to cultivating a personal love for God and demonstrating Christ-like character.
  • Able to teach the Word of God and make leadership decisions based on sound theology.
  • Committed to making disciples who will make other disciples.
  • Equipped to minister in a diverse and global environment.


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Anytime, anywhere, you can complete your coursework. Simply log into your classroom. Whether taking part in discussions with classmates or turning in your latest assignment, your virtual classroom doesn’t just run during office hours. Canvas is open 24-7.


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Biblical Studies Major

You've got a bright future ahead of you.

Limitless options. Extreme flexibility. Future-proofed career skills. Biblical Studies majors have boundless opportunities.


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Concentration Credits


Week courses


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What Will I Study?

  • Interpreting the Bible
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Disciple-Centered Leadership
  • Introducing World Missions
  • General, Bible, and Christian Ministry Electives
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Custom-built for your life.

We know you’re busy. Whether its family, work, or church, we created a program that fits with your priorities. Our online programs are flexible and designed for those working full-time, so you can do your coursework anywhere, anytime. Most coursework is due Thursday and Sunday by midnight, giving you the freedom to complete your coursework in your own schedule.

Courses begin throughout the year in January, March, May, July, August, and October. Most courses are 8 weeks. A few courses are 16 weeks long. Advisors assist students in determining a schedule based on their convenience and schedule.

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