Central Academy exists to introduce people to Jesus and help them follow Him. We have classes to provide you with a biblical foundation, strong leadership skills, and hands-on experience that equips you for ministry.
What is Central Academy?
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- Teaching strong leadership concepts in the context of ministry
- Providing sound biblical theology that serves as a foundation for future impact
- Engaging our students in a residency experience where they learn under the direction of world-class leaders here at Central.
Central Academy provides students with a biblical foundation for life, a strong leadership classroom environment, and a hands-on experience that equips students for ministry. All three of these elements are taught, shared, and modeled by world-class leaders, inside a large, dynamic, and growing church.
Central Academy offers 2 different paths in which a student can enroll. Below is the breakdown of course length between our certificate and our degree programs.
I. Central Academy Certificate Programs:
Certificate of Biblical Studies – 1 year program
Certificate of Leadership Studies – 1 year program
Advanced Certificate of Ministry – 2 year program
II. Southeastern University at Central Church Degree Programs:
Associates in Ministerial Leadership – 2 year program
Associates in General Education – 2 year program
Bachelor in Ministerial Leadership – 4 year program
Bachelor in Digital Media & Design – 4 year program
I. Central Academy of Ministry
- offers an unaccredited certificate based program that allow students to progress through the leadership pipeline at Central Church
- Certificate of Leadership Studies
- Certificate of Biblical Studies
- Advanced Certificate of Ministry
- offers 4 accredited degree programs that allow students to progress through the leadership pipeline at Central Church. Students with existing college credits have the ability to transfer into the program.
- Associate of General Education
- Associate of Ministerial Leadership
- Bachelor of Ministerial Leadership
- Bachelor of Digital Media & Design
I. Growing Deeper Courses:
II. Central Academy Certificate Program:
$300 Per Class for Credit or $100 to Audit
$50 Per Elective for Credit or $25 to Audit
III. Southeastern University at Central Church Degree Program:
$7560 Per Year (based on 15 credits)
$1500 Site Fee
$350 Technology Fee Per Year
$9410 Annual Total
Financial aid is available through Southeastern University for those that qualify
Student tuition covers all educational training, experiences, and resources for hands-on experience. Students will be responsible for books for each class as well as their living expenses.
I. Central Academy of Ministry Certificate Program
- Financial aid not available for this program
II. Southeastern University at Central Church
- Financial aid is available through Southeastern Univeristy for those that qualify
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