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Solidly Biblical. Intensely Practical.

Our graduates include missionaries around the world, and a vice president at Lifeway Christian Resources, the provider of biblical materials through more than 160 stores across the U.S. Before these alumni walked into their callings around the globe, they studied ministry here.

Whether you are just starting your college experience or are ready for graduate level studies, you will find everything you are looking for here at Anderson University. The College of Christian Studies and the Clamp Divinity School offer academic excellence in programs that emphasize practical ministry training for a new generation of Kingdom leaders.

You can customize your Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies with concentrations in Youth MinistryPastoral MinistryApologeticsBiblical StudiesMissions, and Women's Ministry. If you are continuing your education, we also offer a Master of Ministry, Master of Divinity, Doctor of Ministry in Biblical Preaching, and a Doctor of Ministry in 21st Century Ministry. Our alumni are serving the Kingdom of God in a variety of ministry and missionary settings–as pastors and church planters, worship leaders and church educators, missionaries and denominational leaders, professors and campus ministers, and many other roles.

For more information about the College of Christian Studies or Clamp Divinity School call 864.328.1809 or visit our college site at auministry.com.

Dr. Michael Duduit

The College of Christian Studies offers a program that is solidly biblical and intensely practical, equipping a new generation of young men and women to serve Christ.

Dr. Michael Duduit
Dean, College of Christian Studies
Christian Studies

Christian Studies

Program Overview The Bachelor of Christian Studies (BCS) degree at Anderson University is designed for people currently serving in ministry, those who would like to pursue a career in full-time ministry, or those who simply want to deepen their understanding of the Bible...
Ministry in 21st Century Ministry (DMin)

Doctor of Ministry in 21st Century Ministry (DMin)

YouTube, texting, podcasts, mobile everything, and that’s not to mention changing views on everything from sexual orientation to shared values. Pastors and church leaders need culturally relevant knowledge and strategies to reach and engage people with the Gospel. AU’s...
Doctor of Ministry in Biblical Preaching

Doctor of Ministry in Biblical Preaching

The Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Biblical Preaching is a program designed to help pastors and church leaders take their preaching and leadership to the next level. Students will participate in a series of seminars and a directed ministry project to enhance their...
Master of Divinity

Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity will prepare you for the ministry as well as for doctoral studies in ministry or theology. Biblical, practical study Courses in biblical studies and theology will give you the solid foundation you need for ministry. You'll learn how to accurately...
Master of Divinity - Youth Ministry

Master of Divinity - Youth Ministry

The Master of Divinity is the standard theological degree offered by most seminaries and divinity schools in the U.S. It is typically a three-year program, which follows four years of undergraduate study. This overview will provide you with a snapshot of the courses you will...
Master of Ministry

Master of Ministry

The Master of Ministry degree instills leadership while providing a great foundational understanding of ministry. This unique approach to ministerial leadership is designed for those who have recently felt the call to the ministry, for those already involved in the ministry...
Master of Ministry Management

Master of Ministry Management

Making the transition from the business world to a church executive team requires a skill set most business schools don’t teach. AU's Master of Ministry Management helps you understand how your theology and servant-leader philosophy can transform the way you handle church...