Agape Bible College offers degree programs in three specializations areas: Christian Education, Pastoral Studies, and Biblical Studies. Agape Bible College also offers a certification in Church Day Care Management.
The Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts program prepares the student to work in the Christian ministry. All of the degree programs include a Capstone experience, Internship, or Thesis/Dissertation, which allows the student to formally document their competence in their chosen field of study.
This degree program deeply engages students’ minds—and hearts. They learn from practitioners in the field who provide professional guidance, resources, and networking opportunities. A practical focus on realistic ministry contexts and relevant issues culminates in a service-learning capstone practicum that is connected to a student’s chosen field. Students are free to pursue God’s personal call on their lives through a wide variety of concentrations.
Graduates serve in church-related educational ministries, including Discipleship and Christian Education, Age Group Ministries, Church Business Administration, and similar areas. Others serve as leaders in para-church and community organizations related to social work, counseling, curriculum development, and teaching.
This program provides a classical theological education with practical ministry applications, including a supervised practicum in a ministry context.
We prepare students with the required essential knowledge in biblical, historical, theological, and practical ministry studies to meet the unique needs of a variety of 21st century ministry and leadership contexts.
Our graduates serve as senior pastors, and denominational leaders. They are also well equipped with the academic foundation to eventually teach at a college or seminary level.
This degree program combines a classical biblical education with practical ministry applications, including a supervised practicum in a ministry context.
We prepare students with the required essential knowledge in biblical, historical, and practical ministry studies to meet the unique needs of a variety of 21st century ministry and leadership contexts.
Our graduates serve as ministers, church staff members, and missionaries. They are also well equipped with the academic foundation to eventually teach at a college or seminary level.
Child Day Care Management Certificate
The Child Day Care Management Credential is designed to prepared individuals to manage programs for young children in center based and family child care settings. The program includes 120 clock hours of child development training. Each student completes a learning portfolio, which establishes evidence of the student’s competence in the field of early care and education. The textbook for the program is The Thinking Book Curriculum for Early Childhood Educators, by Dr. Calvin Moore, Jr. Each student enrolled in the programs at Agape receives the textbook. This program prepares participants to apply for the Child Development Associate CDA credential. Students make separate application for the CDA.