Master of Arts in Christian Education

Master of Arts in Christian Education


The Master of Arts in Christian Education degree is designed for those who desire to minister in creating or administrating Christian Education departments in churches and/or Christian schools.  This program provides biblical and theological education for those anticipating vocations as ministers of Christian education, children’s workers, ministers of youth, or ministers of adults.

The Master of Arts in Christian Education comprises three parts for the student to complete or provide proof of completion.

  • Core Requirements – 24 hours (Courses in Christian Education)
  • Electives – 6 hours (Any courses that we offer in any department)
  • Thesis/Project – 6 hours

Core Concentration Courses

Core concentration courses provide the core study for your major. For the Master of Arts in Christian Education, these courses may come from any course with a Prefix of CED. Below is a sample of degree concentration courses. These may be switched and customized to meet your needs. Courses may be found in the course catalog on pages 34-52.

  • CED501 Introduction to Christian Education
  • CED511 Dynamic Teaching Methods
  • CED610 Principles of Teaching
  • CED611 Theology of Christian Education
  • CED612 Classroom Management
  • CED613 Curriculum Development
  • CED620 Ministry to Children
  • CED702 Educational Models