Bachelor of Religious Education (BRE)

Are you already in ministry or planning to become involved in ministry working for a church, para-church organization or missions? This practical three-year pre-professional degree will equip you with the skills you need. Focus on general, pastoral or youth ministry.

Discover how to integrate faith, learning and everyday life in a meaningful and practical way as you study the Bible and explore how to become more effective in ministry and in the workplace. Complete a Directed Research Project in an area you feel passionate about, such as Educational Ministries, Intercultural Studies, Pastoral Studies or Youth Ministry.

The BRE may also be completed in two formats:

  •     Modular
  •     Degree Completion

Interesting Courses

Here are some interesting courses you may take in the Bachelor of Religious Education (BRE) program:

  • The Quest for Meaning
  • New Testament Scriptures
  • Introduction to Christian Theology
  • Hermeneutics
  • Hebrew Scriptures

View Program Requirements

For a future career in:

  • Church Ministry
  • Social Work
  • Parachurch Ministry
  • Outreach
  • Missions
Professors invest in you personally and are committed to helping you achieve your career goals.
“You’re not just a number. In fact, I don’t think my professors even know what my student number is.” – Scott Wessel, student