Ministerial Missions Major

The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Ministerial Missions is designed for students who have a calling to have an impact on the world for Christ.


School of Theology & Christian Ministry

Apply Now Schedule a Visit

This major provides a solid theological foundation for individuals seeking a career in missions and intend to cross many barriers — cultural, geographic, and linguistic— to share the Gospel on the frontlines of the Great Commission. The typical ministerial missions student is preparing for full-time mission work.

Degree Requirements

A cross-cultural ministry field experience is a degree requirement, providing students with the opportunity to apply what they have learned in the program in a practical setting.

Department of Christian Ministry 

Dr. Stephens chatting with two students

Ministerial Leadership Award

The Ministerial Leadership Award has been created by Olivet Nazarene University to recognize a select group of students whose call of God on their lives to vocational ministry within the Church of Jesus Christ has been affirmed by the Church. These highly selective awards are offered to a limited number of students each year based on specific criteria.

Learn more about this scholarship

Christian Ministry Faculty

Olivet professors have a long track record of research, practical experience and mentoring students

Our faculty go above and beyond to be more than just partners in learning and inquiry—they make the time to genuinely know you, to help shape your future.

Student on main campus wearing pink sweater and holding water bottle.

Where Your Future Begins

We Believe. You Belong Here. Discover why Olivet is a place where faith meets calling. Take the first step today.

Plan a Visit Start my Application