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Pastoral Ministry Minor

Pastoral Ministry Minor


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Do you believe God is leading you to pursue a pastoral role? Gain the practical tools needed to serve in church ministry and develop a deeper Christian character to minister to others.

Explore ministry as your career calling through a practical internship that will give you a clearer understanding of what it really means to be a pastor. Professors who are currently serving as pastors will pour into you and help prepare you for a life of ministry. You will be equipped to respond effectively to real-life challenges that can arise in today’s ministries so you can make a difference in the future.

“You’re not just a number. In fact, I don’t think my professors even know what my student number is.” – Scott Wessel, student

For a future career as a

  • Senior or Associate Pastor
  • Church Lay Leader
  • Sunday School Teacher
  • Para-church Worker
  • Teacher

Program Options

  • Available as a Minor

Read how graduates are making an impact and how their Tyndale university experience prepared them.

Janney Lock

At first, I was deeply anxious about financing my education. However, I came to the realization that if Tyndale was where God wanted me to be then He would unlimitedly provide.

Mark Fisk

I chose Tyndale because I knew that I wanted a quality education in a place where I could grow closer to God.

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Professors invest in you personally and are committed to helping you achieve your career goals.

Here are some interesting courses you may take in the Pastoral Ministry Minor program:

  • Pastoral Care & Procedures
  • Preaching
  • Foundations of Family Ministry
  • Theology of Christian Worship
  • Evangelism