Across the College of Theology, each degree is designed to help you apply the Scriptures to the context in which you serve. Our classroom communities facilitate the development of lifelong friendships and peer networks, resulting in an engaging experience that aligns with your unique purpose. As your schedule is also unique, we offer convenient learning options that range from campus to online, always providing the personal attention and classroom support you need.

For every point along your path, degree options abound. The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies examines the historic faith, offering an excellent foundation of biblical and theological knowledge. Our online Master of Divinity provides the standard theology degree for ordained professional ministry, appealing to students who are called to serve in local churches, Christian organizations and other ministerial settings.

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Center for Worship Arts

Recent years have witnessed significant transformations in Christian worship, which have led to a pressing need for a new breed of leaders in churches across the nation. For those interested in the exciting world of worship leadership, performance and production, we are proud to introduce the Center for Worship Arts.

The Center for Worship Arts has been a collaborative achievement for Grand Canyon University. A blend of industry experts, instructors and seasoned worship ministers contribute to the learning experience in this integrative program. As the next step for a high school graduate, the center provides the following relevant theology degrees to become a worship leader in a contemporary church or ministry setting. Find out more about the Center for Worship Arts, including Director Bart Millard, lead singer of MercyMe, and the new GCU Recording Studio.

Center for Worship Arts Auditions

Leading Christian praise and devotion requires a balance of musical talent and wisdom. Join the next generation of worship leaders to impact churches around the world. Vocalists and instrumentalists, learn more about auditions for entry into our Bachelor of Arts in Worship Arts with an Emphasis in Worship Ministry. Call 855-GCU-LOPE for more information.

Early College Admission

Early Entry

GCU offers dual enrollment as a benefit to schools, school districts and home school organizations participating with our educational programs. High school students are welcome to pursue dual enrollment and enjoy GCU benefits such as college credit, tutorials, career services and admission to athletic events.

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Single Theology Courses

Individual Coursework

We cater to both degree-seeking students and those looking to take fewer courses. Individual course options are available for both bachelor's and master's programs, with online formats for schedule flexibility.

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Enrich Your Degree


GCU and the College of Theology offer a variety of minors to give you a well-rounded education within a more specific subject area that may be of professional interest.

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