Program Information

School: Kingswood University
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Pastoral Counselling and Specialized Ministries, Other
Pastoral Studies/Counselling
Description: The Pastoral Ministry Major program of study is specifically designed to practically equip students from a variety of denominational backgrounds, to lead culturally relevant and effective ministry in and through dynamic churches. The training includes both academic and apprenticeship/experiential components to prepare the next generation of lead/solo/associate/assistant pastoral leaders. In this program, you will experience hands-on practical ministry preparation, mentoring by effective senior pastors, site visits to growing/dynamic churches, and an intellectually challenging academic curriculum.
URL: Pastoral Ministry Major at Kingswood University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements


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

  • 2 of   English 
  • 2 of   Mathematics 
  • 2 of   Social Studies 

Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and achieve satisfactory grades in the following Academic or College preparatory level courses in grades 10, 11, or 12: Two English credits, two Math or Science credits, and two Social Studies credits (e.g. history, sociology, and geography, civics, psychology).

Additional Admission Requirements:

    The prospective student is assessed according to academic background, moral behaviour and character, personal Christian testimony, and ministry graces. In the consideration process, the applicant’s complete prior academic record, recommendations, plans for the future, and personal information are reviewed. If applicants meet the required standards in these areas, they are admitted to the University. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, national origin, age, or gender in admission to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities. Applicants are expected to be of high moral character and are therefore expected to be a minimum of six months from participation in tobacco products, non-prescription drug use, alcohol, pornography, inappropriate sexual relationships, gambling, and occult activities.