Bachelor of Arts Degree in
Ministry and Leadership (Evangelism and Outreach)


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Arts in Ministry and Leadership (Evangelism and Outreach) is a 100% online program that will equip you for service in the professional capacity of itinerant evangelist or staff evangelist.

More than this, our commitment to educating your whole person - mind, body, and spirit - can truly set you apart for evangelistic and outreach ministry. In addition, you will graduate from this program with a solid biblical/theological foundation and well-balanced training in core concepts such as church growth and planting, sermon preparation and preaching, and urban outreach ministries.

What can I do with a degree in Ministry and Leadership?

  • Pastor
  • Missionary
  • Youth pastor
  • Evangelist
  • Chaplain
  • Teacher

What distinct courses will I take?

You will take various courses such as:

  • Evangelism
  • Local Church Outreach
  • Urban Outreach Ministries
  • Discipleship and Small Groups,
  • Youth Culture and Faith Development

How long will it take me to graduate?

This program is 124 credit hours. If you were to begin without transferring credit, you could still complete this degree in as little as 3.5 years when you enroll full-time. We consider full-time enrollment for this program as 6 credit hours per 7-week term with 6 terms per year.

How much does this program cost?

Our affordable tuition means your finances go further. In addition, many students benefit from federal aid and our interest-free payment plan. To view your cost, click here.

Any other reasons to complete my degree online with ORU?

  • You’ll graduate on time with a team of Success Coaches who’ll walk with you every step of the way.
  • You can begin classes ASAP with year-round terms and direct access to our friendly admissions team.
  • Fit classes into your schedule so you can balance work and family commitments.
  • Academic support with easy access to caring professors and helpful learning resources.
  • Access classes anytime and anywhere with our mobile-friendly and user-friendly online platform.
  • ORU Online is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and utilizes the same world-class curriculum as traditional courses.

Ask us about our introductory Online Strategies class that will jump-start your journey with 3-credit hours towards your degree. Experience what students around the world have gained earning a degree with ORU Online.

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