Master of Arts in Christian Ministry and Leadership

Women’s Ministries

Units by Discipline
Total Units Price per unit Bible Exposition Intercultural Studies Languages Philosophy Practical Ministry Research / Christian Education Spiritual Formation Theology Electives
66 $557 9 0 0 0 26 6 6 15 4


The Master of Arts Women's Ministries Concentration is designed to equip students for a specific ministry to women, whether in a local church, a parachurch organization, or a community agency. The program aims to develop strengths in biblical content, cultural analysis and practical skills.

As a result of this program, the student will:

  • Develop a philosophy of ministry to women that is consistent with the Bible and applicable for modern life.
  • Develop an understanding of the psychology of women, the role of women with men in the church, and gender roles in society.
  • Become confident in research and teaching skills that can be used to train women in church, community or educational settings.
  • Develop insights into how to evangelize women in a post-modern culture.
  • Gain awareness of issues facing women in this century and how to refer women for help.
  • Develop skill in creating programs to minister proactively to the health of women in mind, body, and spirit.
  • Develop an awareness of biblical passages that pertain specifically to women and how these passages influence ministry.
  • Gain an understanding of her own spiritual giftedness and how to humbly use that in ministry to advance God’s Kingdom.


Biola University
13800 Biola Ave. La Mirada, CA 90639