Christian Ministries – Interdisciplinary Studies - Arizona Christian University

B.S. in Christian Ministries – Interdisciplinary Studies


ACU’s bachelor of science in Christian Ministries – Interdisciplinary Studies is a liberal arts program allowing you to tailor your studies based on interests and intended career. The flexibility enables you to incorporate a variety of academic disciplines, including Christian Ministries, providing a solid academic foundation for diverse careers and graduate programs.

Why Christian Ministries – Interdisciplinary Studies at ACU?

In addition to a faculty to student ratio of 17:1 and a rigorous and biblically-integrated curriculum, ACU’s Christian Leadership program offers several unique advantages:

  • With ACU’s most customizable degree, building your educational plan to match your goals
  • Learn the theological bases of ministry and also the practical aspects of putting theory into practice for a specific academic area
  • Experience a broad learning experience from a completely biblical worldview while gaining necessary critical thinking, writing, and research skills

What will I study?

Some academic combinations for interdisciplinary programs include the following:

  • Communications, broadcast journalism, and film
  • Performance music and education
  • Psychology and History
  • Family Studies and Education
  • Political Science, and Economics
  • Behavioral Health and Christian Ministries
  • Education, Ministry, and Marketing
  • Business Management, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing
  • Criminal Justice and Management
  • Sport Management and Accounting
  • Biblical Studies and Political Science

Career Paths

The broad-based nature of an interdisciplinary studies degree can help graduates succeed in:

  • Entrepreneurial Roles
  • Public Relations
  • Pastor
  • Healthcare Case Managers
  • Purchasing Agents
  • Missionary
  • Government agencies
  • Church Administrator

Christian Ministries


Career Paths


School of Biblical and Theological Studies

Arizona Christian University
Building 2000
1 W. Firestorm Way
Glendale, AZ 85306

(602) 386-4111

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Academic Major Courses

Core requirements accumulate to 30 credits, 15 credits of Biblical and Theological Studies and 8 credits of science courses.

Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Major (48 credits)

All students must take at least 48 credit hours, which includes a 12 credit hour major core and 36 credit hours in 2 or 3 disciplinary areas. Students are required to take a minimum of 12 credit hours in each discipline area. Of the 36 interdisciplinary credit hours, 15 hours must be upper division (300-400 level) and 6 hours must be 400 level.

Christian Ministries Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Major (12 credits)

CourseCourse NameCreditsPrerequisites
PHI 201Contemporary Ethics3
PHI 301Logic3
IDS 320Writing Within and Between Disciplines3
IDS 490Interdisciplinary Studies Capstone3