Grace College and Grace Theological Seminary is a Christian community of higher education that integrates biblical values into academics to strengthen students’ character, sharpen their competence, and prepare them for service. This institution of higher education has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report on its “Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the Midwest” list and named by the Princeton Review as a “Best Midwestern College.” Along with its undergraduate, graduate, and seminary programs on campus, Grace offers students across the country the opportunity to receive a high-quality Midwestern education through Grace College Online. Here, students can receive an education through a distinctly biblical perspective in the areas of business, education, and ministry.
Grace College Online offers four completely online degree programs, including a Bachelor of Science in Management, Master of Arts in Ministry Studies, Master of Business Administration, and a Master of Education. The Bachelor of Science in Management is unique in that it is purposed for adult learners who have already earned an associate degree or at least 60 hours of college credit. Through this program, students can complete a four-year degree in 16 months while still fulfilling personal, family, and professional responsibilities.
The Master of Arts in Ministry Studies program makes it possible for those in vocational ministry to further their theological education without leaving their positions. This degree can be completed in two years and even offers a camp administration concentration. Professionals can learn about business from a biblical perspective through the Master of Business Administration program. Coursework helps students learn about the practice of business with theological significance and allows them to use course concepts in employment settings to demonstrate their professional value. Teachers who wish not only to advance, but also to become classroom leaders with a positive influence, should consider the Master of Education program. This degree can be completed in two years and will give educators the tools they need to further their professional development, improve curriculum design, teach diverse learners, and provide effective instruction.
Grace College and Seminary is regionally accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. Some programs also have specialized accreditations from organizations like the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation.
Adult learners applying to the Bachelor of Science in Management program must have at least 60 prior college credit hours in which they earned a minimum 2.0 GPA. A completed application, a personal reference form, and official transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions must be submitted. The application deadline is for the Fall cohort is August 1st, while those applying for the Spring cohort have until December 1st.
All prospective graduate students must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and submit a completed application and official transcripts of college and/or graduate work. For the Master of Arts in Ministry Studies program, applicants are required to submit a recent digital photo and three reference forms, including a pastor reference, church recommendation, and a personal reference. Those who wish to apply for the Master of Business Administration program must have at least a 2.75 undergraduate GPA and submit two recent photos, a resume, and a professional reference. To apply for the Master of Education program, one must have a 2.75 minimum undergraduate GPA or three years of teaching experience and a valid teaching license or eligibility for a license. All applicants must complete a background check and submit an autobiographical statement, resume, two professional references, and copy of teaching license.
Grace College Online
Department of Online Education
200 Seminary Drive
Winona Lake, IN 46590