The Russell School of Ministry: College Degrees

The Russell School of Ministry houses two academic departments: Practical Ministries and Music & Worship. The school is named after Bob Russell, alumnus of CCU and senior minister of Southeast Christian Church from 1966–2006, during which time he led the church from its humble beginnings to become one of the largest congregations in the USA.

Faculty of the Department of Music & Worship
Faculty of the Department of Practical Ministries

Bachelor’s Degrees Offered
BA in Christian Ministry, General Ministry
BA in Christian Ministry, Preaching & Congregational Ministry
BA in Christian Ministry, Urban & Intercultural Ministry
BA in Christian Ministry, Youth & Children’s Ministry

BS in Christian Ministry, General Ministry
BS in Christian Ministry, Preaching & Congregational Ministry
BS in Christian Ministry, Urban & Intercultural Ministry
BS in Christian Ministry, Youth & Children’s Ministry

BS in Biblical Studies plus a Professional Studies Program with a Music & Worship minor
BS in Christian Ministry, Worship Ministry
BS in Music, Music & Worship (Composition)
BS in Music, Music & Worship (Instrumental)
BS in Music, Music & Worship (Vocal)

BME Piano Track (Choral Music)
BME Vocal Track (Choral Music)
BM Music & Worship, Vocal Track
BM Music & Worship, Piano Track

Associates of Arts Offered
AA Music & Worship

Minors Offered
A Minor may be added to any degree. A student adds a Minor by taking the courses listed in the Minor—see the list of courses for each minor in the “Available Minors” section.

Minor in Psychology
Minor in Communication Arts
Minor in History
Minor in Music & Worship