Programs

Enrollment Opportunities

Discover which enrollment opportunity is right for your objectives and time allowance. Reach College of Ministry operates on an academic quarter schedule, with a total of 3 courses per quarter (9 credit hours), or a total of 12 courses per year. Each course meets once per week in the evenings in order to accommodate a broad scope of individuals.

Full-Time Students

Students enrolled full time at Reach College will complete 36 credit hours of study per academic year, with the opportunity to benefit from a fully immersive experience in ministry, hands-on training, and community outreach. The full range of programs at Reach College, including our Ministry Leadership Program, may be completed in 2 years.

Part-Time Students

Students enrolled part time at Reach College will have up to 3 years to complete the Certificate Program in Theology, and an additional 3 years to complete the Certificate Program in Ministry Leadership. The Ministry Leadership Program will be tailored to accommodate the time constraints of students enrolled part time.

Personal Enrichment (Audit) Students

Our Personal Enrichment (Audit) option allows individuals to attend course lectures in our Theology Program (but excludes other student discussions and instructor feedback). Each course will consist of 7 lectures, with each lecture lasting approximately 60-90 minutes. Individuals may participate in lectures either in person or online.

Programs of Study

Reach College is for Christians of all ages who seek to gain a deeper grasp of Biblical theology, the evidence for the Christian faith, and hands-on ministry experience. Whether you are younger or more advanced in life, new to the faith or a mature follower, there are opportunities for spiritual growth.
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Certificate Program in Theology

Students who complete our Core Course Module, which consists of 12 courses (36 credit hours) will receive a Certificate of Theology. This module may be completed in as little as 1 year. Courses are 8 weeks each.

Quarter 1 (Aug. 15 – Oct. 7, 2021)

  • OT Survey 1: Overview of Genesis-Esther (Online)
  • Gospel of John: An in-depth study and historical analysis (Sunday)
  • Hermeneutics: Learn Bible Study Methods (Thursday)

Quarter 2 (Oct. 17 – Dec. 16, 2021)

  • OT Survey 2: Overview of Job-Malachi (Online)
  • Christian Theology: Intro to core Christian doctrines (Sunday)
  • Christian Ethics: Ethics and the art of constructive dialogue (Thursday)

Quarter 3 (Jan. 9 – Mar. 17, 2022)

  • NT Survey 1: Overview of the Gospels and Acts (Online)
  • Christian Thought: Understanding the Biblical worldview (Sunday)
  • Genesis: An in-depth study and historical analysis (Thursday)

Quarter 4 (Apr. 3 – May 19, 2022)

  • NT Survey 2: Overview of the Epistles and Revelation (Online)
  • Intro to Apologetics: Learn the evidence for Christianity (Sunday)
  • Small Group Leadership: How to effectively lead teams (Thursday)
  • $50 Application Fee (one time)
  • $395 Tuition Per Course
  • $30-75 in Books/Materials Per Course
  • Full Tuition Due Prior to Start of Quarter
Individuals interested in attending Reach College as students must meet the following requirements to be considered for admission:
  1. Demonstration of an active relationship with Jesus Christ.
  2. Commitment to conduct that honors Christ and exhibits the fruit of the Spirit.
  3. High School Diploma with minimum 2.5 GPA or Equivalent Education.
    • Incoming high school seniors may apply for admission. Please submit recent high school transcripts with admissions application.
    • Adults lacking a high school diploma or GED certificate may list work experience and be considered for admission.
  4. Agreement with Reach College Statement of Faith.
    • If you have areas of disagreement with our statement of faith, please articulate your position, using the Bible, and we will evaluate your application.
  5. Full completion of Reach College Application.
  6. Authorization to conduct a background check (for applicants 18 years and older).
  7. Agreement signature with our Reach College Code of Conduct.

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All individuals involved in Reach College, either as a student or through our personal enrichment program, must provide their own functioning computer and have access to regular high speed internet.

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Certificate Program in Ministry Leadership

Graduates of our Certificate Program of Theology may be invited to enroll in the Ministry Leadership Program, which consists of additional courses in theology and ministry leadership, as well as practicum-specific ministry training. Practicum opportunities include teaching, worship, and nonprofit administration.

Quarter 1 (Aug-Oct 2022)

  • ​Spiritual Formation: Live and lead others in spiritual growth
  • Nonprofit Organization: A practicum on administration
  • Practicum Course 1: Art and Theology of servant-leadership

Quarter 2 (Oct-Dec 2022)

  • ​Biblical Counseling: Core concepts of Biblical counseling
  • Team Development: Share vision and empower your team
  • Practicum Course 2: Course specific to student practicum

Quarter 3 (Jan-Mar 2023)

  • ​Practicum Course 3: Course specific to student practicum
  • Practicum Internship 1: Hands-on ministry training, with an emphasis on learning various aspects of ministry

Quarter 4 (Mar-May 2023)

  • Practicum Course 4: Course specific to student practicum
  • Practicum Internship 2: Hands-on ministry training with an emphasis on student leading to accomplish objectives

All individuals involved in Reach College, either as a student or through our personal enrichment program, must provide their own functioning computer and have access to regular high speed internet.

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Personal Enrichment (Audit) Program

Individuals interested in attending Reach College for personal enrichment may enroll in any course in our Theology Program. The personal enrichment (audit) option provides individuals with access to all lectures in the course, as well as the course syllabus, but excludes participation in student discussions and instructor feedback on coursework.

Quarter 1 (Aug. 15 – Oct. 7, 2021)

  • OT Survey 1: Overview of Genesis-Esther (Online)
  • Gospel of John: An in-depth study and historical analysis (Sunday)
  • Hermeneutics: Learn Bible Study Methods (Thursday)

Quarter 2 (Oct. 17 – Dec. 16, 2021)

  • OT Survey 2: Overview of Job-Malachi (Online)
  • Christian Theology: Intro to core Christian doctrines (Sunday)
  • Christian Ethics: Ethics and the art of constructive dialogue (Thursday)

Quarter 3 (Jan. 9 – Mar. 17, 2022)

  • NT Survey 1: Overview of the Gospels and Acts (Online)
  • Christian Thought: Understanding the Biblical worldview (Sunday)
  • Genesis: An in-depth study and historical analysis (Thursday)

Quarter 4 (Apr. 3 – May 19, 2022)

  • NT Survey 2: Overview of the Epistles and Revelation (Online)
  • Intro to Apologetics: Learn the evidence for Christianity (Sunday)
  • Small Group Leadership: How to effectively lead teams (Thursday)
  • $25 Administration Fee (one time expense)
  • $100 Per Course
  • Course Books and Materials Optional
  1. 1. Demonstration of an active relationship with Jesus Christ.
  2. Commitment to conduct that honors Christ and exhibits the fruit of the Spirit.
  3. Authorization to conduct a background check (for applicants 18 years and older).

APPLY NOW  

All individuals involved in Reach College, either as a student or through our personal enrichment program, must provide their own functioning computer and have access to regular high speed internet.