Adult Development and Aging
As the population ages, and opportunities for gainful employment, fulfilling volunteer work, and a balanced lifestyle increase for this population, human services professionals will need specialized knowledge in areas specific to individuals over the age of 60.
Now you can get your Associates Degree from Grace Christian University and a Pilot’s Certificate or Airframe and Powerplant Maintenance (A&P) Certificate through SMAT (School of Missionary Aviation Technology) in three years, saving you more time and money than other competitive programs.
The Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies degree at Grace Christian University includes 48 credits in Bible and Theology, as well as 28 credits in Ministry. These ministry concentrations include Pastoral, Youth, Intercultural, Women’s or General Ministry.
Biology Major with Pre-Professional Studies
Through a cooperative arrangement with Cornerstone University, students pursuing a degree in Biology Pre-Med major emphasis will be provided with the fundamental knowledge, experience and analytical ability to successfully pursue further education toward medical degrees.
Grace Christian University’s Criminal Justice degree gives a broad overview of the field and the unique challenges of law enforcement and the criminal justice system. The mission of the Criminal Justice degree is to provide a biblically-informed, interdisciplinary education in the human services field, having theoretical knowledge and application for real-world Christian service.
Early Childhood Education
The Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, offered in cooperation with Grand Rapids Community College, is designed to prepare students for roles as teachers, directors and supervisors in day-care centers, nursery schools and other pre-kindergarten educational settings.
Through Grace Christian University’s cooperative arrangement with Cornerstone University, students have the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills and disciplines necessary for a career in elementary and secondary education. Students satisfying the program requirements will receive a Bachelor of Religious Education degree from Grace and a Bachelor of Arts from Cornerstone University.
Through a cooperative arrangement with Cornerstone University, students in the Exercise Science program complete a rich curriculum in the studies of anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, nutrition, and exercise. Students satisfying the program requirements will receive a Bachelor of Religious Education degree from Grace and a Bachelor of Science from Cornerstone University.
Students who want a well rounded education in various ministry avenues or who would like to customize their Biblical Studies degree can choose the General Ministry concentration
The Global Communication concentration equips students to work and communicate effectively cross-culturally.
Through a cooperative arrangement with Cornerstone University, students can pursue a degree in History. Students satisfying the program requirements will receive a Bachelor of Religious Education degree from Grace Christian University and a Bachelor of Arts from Cornerstone University
Careers within Human Services are diverse with many opportunities to use learned skills to help the community in which you live.
The Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies allows students to truly customize a degree program to fit their interests and plans. For this program of study, a student can focus on any of the following areas or can combine them in any way he or she chooses. The options are limitless!
If you believe God is calling you into full-time pastoral ministry, it is vital that you seek a place committed to providing solid biblical and theological instruction, as well as practical, hands-on experience.
Apply a biblical worldview in response to psychological understanding, integrating core values, ethics and professional standards.
This program will equip students with the understanding and skills needed to serve in cross-cultural urban settings, as well as develop a biblical framework and understanding of foundational principles for serving effectively in diverse communities. Students will immerse themselves in the vitality and challenges facing contemporary cross-cultural issues such as race, ethnicity, gender, poverty, family, […]
Has God given you a heart to minister specifically to women? Are you passionate about the value of women in the Body of Christ? Do you desire to bring healing and peace through God’s Word and fellowship by connecting women with women?
It takes more than a guitar and fun activities to be effective in today’s youth culture. Young people need godly examples who are able to understand their struggles and then point them to the Word of God, the one sure rock during turbulent times. The youth ministry concentration will prepare you to effectively lead the […]