The Christian Ministries curriculum is a two-year program that leads to the AAS degree.

The course of study is offered through The Chapel at Crosspoint (Buffalo, NY) and requires a minimum of 60 hours and provides a strong Bible-centered preparation for Christian service in the church or mission field.

The curriculum consists of 25–27 hours in general education requirements, 24–26 hours in required religion courses and a 12- to 16-hour concentration. Choose from communication/writing, humanities, religion (Bible, Christian formation, missions and ministerial) or social science. Additional credit hours to total 62 will consist of electives.

General Education Requirements

Credits

INTS 102 - Transitions: Succeeding at Houghton

1

HIST 101 - Western Civilization I: Ancient to 1650

2

WRIT 101 - Writing in the Liberal Arts

4

BIBL 101 - Biblical Literature

4

THEL 209 - Introduction to Christianity

4

PHIL 202 - Metaphysics, Morality and Mind

4

Math or Science

3-4

Social Science

3-4

Total

25-27

Major Requirements

Credits

Old Testament Bible

3

Old Testament Bible

3

New Testament Bible

3

New Testament Bible

3

MIN 210 - Introduction to Christian Ministry

3

Missions (Any MISS prefix)

4

Old Testament Bible

3

Christian Formation (Any CRFM prefix)

2-4

Internship

3

Total

24-26

Concentration 

Credits

Choose a concentration from: communications, humanities, theology, social science, or writing

12-16

Total

61-69