Program Information

School: Prairie Bible Institute
Faculty: Bible College
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Pastoral Counselling and Specialized Ministries, Other
Pastoral Studies/Counselling
Description: Our BMin program is designed to provide you with an in-depth knowledge of the Bible and practical leadership skills to equip others for ministry.

The BMin program is for those who already have significant life or ministry experience. Students entering this program must be at least 25 years old. The Pastoral Program is: for those who would like to develop pastoral leadership skills for vocational ministry, for those who would like to develop pastoral skills for a vocational church ministry, excellently suited for the second career person, for persons who are already in pastoral ministry who would like formal education, and for those who would like to explore the possibility of pastoral vocational ministry.

URL: Bachelor of Pastoral Ministry at Prairie Bible Institute
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for one year of the program and does not include the cost of textbooks.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 60

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Admission to Prairie requires a student to be a high school graduate with a minimum final average of 60% in five senior (Grade 12) subjects, one of which must be English. Applicants are also required to have a minimum of a 60% average in English 30/33, Social Studies 30/33, and a 30/33-level science, math, or foreign language course (if taken). If a student is not enrolled in five Grade 12 subjects, course marks from relevant Grade 11 subjects may be considered. In most of the other Canadian provinces, grade 12 is equivalent to the Alberta Secondary School Diploma. For more detailed information, please visit:

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

International students must submit proof of English proficiency by completing one of the following: The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 213 on the computer-based test; or 550 for the paper-based test; or 80 on the internet-based test; OR The International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) exam with an overall band score of 6.5.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference

Applicants are required to submit their personal Christian testimony, and a ministry leader and general reference.