Associate of Applied Science In Advanced Leadership

The Associate of Applied Science in Advanced Leadership consists of 63 semester hours of courses designed to provide instructional and experiential leadership development that will produce graduates with outstanding leadership characteristics and men and women of integrity. Furthermore, the goal of the Advanced Leadership degree is to produce leaders of honor, sanctified and useful to the Master, prepared and ready for every good work.
Upon satisfactory completion of the Associate of Applied Science in Advanced Leadership, the graduate should:
  1. Be able to mentor and guide people in spiritual and leadership development.
  2. Impact worship and ministry opportunities by possessing, recognizing and being sensitive to the anointing and flow of the Spirit of God.
  3. Possess the advanced knowledge and training necessary to provide leadership within the framework of the local church and outside the church.
  4. Understand the biblical concept of authority and the ministry of helps which will enable the student to effectively work within a pastoral staff.
  5. Have the skills to administrate a local church/ministry situation using various means so that people will grow in Christ.
  6. Further develop their skills of communication in various areas in order to effectively minister in various settings using the five-fold ministry gifting.

Program Requirements for A.A.S. In Advanced Leadership

Total Required Courses = 63 Credit Hours

General Education Requirements
English Composition I
English Composition II
Success in College
Foundation in Communication (Course options available)
Social Science (Course options available)
Arts/Humanities/Literature (Course options available)
Introduction to Business Mathematics
Applied Science Requirement
Bible and Theology (Choose any 4 courses)
Old Testament
New Testament History
Bible Study Methods
Life of Christ
Theology I
Theology II
Church Ministries (Choose any 2 courses)
Introduction to Christian Leadership
Christian Ethics
Spiritual Formation
Marriage and Family
Church Administrative Management
Introduction to Preaching
Preaching Lab
Accounting I
Dynamics of Team Leadership
Essentials of Spirit Empowered
Molding Through Mentorship
Visionary Leadership