Admission & Financial Aid

Degrees and Programs

Undergraduate

College of Arts and Sciences

  • Applied Microscopy
  • Art
  • Biology (BA or BS)
  • Chemistry (BA or BS)
  • Christian Ministry
  • Communication
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Deaconess – Theology Professional Studies
  • Emergency Medical Service
  • English
  • Exercise Science
  • Graphic Arts
  • Health Informatics &
  • Information Management*
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Mathematics (BA)
  • Mathematics – Actuarial Science Specialization
  • Mathematics – Computer Science Specialization
  • Mathematics – Natural Science Specialization
  • Mathematics – Pure Math Specialization
  • Media Arts Administration
  • Music
  • Music – Director of Parish Music
  • Music with a Business Emphasis
  • Natural Science
  • Natural Science: Pre-Occupational Therapy
  • Nursing (BSN) *
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Art Therapy
  • Psychological Research Dual BA/MA
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Sport and Fitness
  • Theatre
  • Theatre Administration
  • Theological Languages
  • Theology – Christian Studies
  • Theology – Professional Studies
  • Visual Arts Administration
  • Visual Arts Administration – 3+1 degree program
  • with College of DuPage
  • Women’s and Gender Studies

* Program not available to transfer or international students.

College of Business

  • Accounting (BA or BS)
  • Business Communication
  • Church/Non-Profit Management
  • Church/Non-Profit Management Pre-Seminary
  • Management (BA or BS)
  • Management with a Media Arts Emphasis
  • Management with a Music Emphasis
  • Management with a Theatre Emphasis
  • Management with a Visual Art Emphasis
  • Marketing (BA or BS)
  • Sports Management

College of Education

  • Director of Christian Education
  • (DCE Single Certification)
  • Director of Christian Education with Elementary
  • Education Licensure (DCE Dual Certification)
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Foreign Language – Spanish Language Education
  • (grades K – 12)
  • Music Education (grades K – 12)
  • Physical Education (grades K – 12)
  • Secondary Education – English/Language Arts
  • Secondary Education – Mathematics
  • Secondary Education – Physical Education
  • Secondary Education – Science: Biology
  • Secondary Education – Science: Chemistry
  • Secondary Education – Social Science: History
  • Secondary Education – Visual Arts
  • Special Education (age 3 – age 21)
  • Visual Arts Education (grades K – 12)

Pre Professional Studies

  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Veterinary

Church Professional Programs

  • Deaconess
  • Director of Christian Education
  • Director of Parish Music
  • Lutheran Teacher

College of Graduate and Innovative Programs (GRADUATE)

Master of Arts

  • Christian Education
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Critical Perspectives in Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • with Bilingual Endorsement
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • with ESL Endorsement
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Technology
  • Educational Technology Type 10 Certification or
  • Tech Specialist Endorsement
  • Gerontology
  • Grant Writing, Management and Evaluation
  • Human Services
  • Human Services – Administration
  • Illinois Principal Preparation
  • Leadership Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • Reading Education Type 10
  • Religion
  • School Counseling Type 73
  • School Leadership
  • Special Education
  • Sports Leadership
  • Teacher Leader

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Comprehensive MBA
  • Accounting
  • Banking and Financial Institutions
  • Chief School Business Official
  • Health Care Management
  • Leadership and Change Management
  • Not-for-Profit/Church Management
  • Sports Management

Master of Church Music (MCM)

  • Church Music

Master of Science

  • Applied Exercise Science

Post Master’s Programs

  • Type 73 Certification (School Counseling)
  • Type 75 Certification (Superintendent Endorsement)
  • Certificate of Advanced Studies

Graduate credit-based certificate programs

  • Certificate in Gerontology
  • Couple and Family Relational System Certificate
  • Medical School Preparation Certificate
  • Not-for-Profit/Church Management Certificate
  • Special Education Type 10 Certificate
  • Technology Specialist Certificate

Doctoral Programs

  • Leadership EdD, PhD with specialization in:
  • Community Colleges
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership
  • Higher Education
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Reading, Language and Literacy
  • Sports Leadership
  • Teacher Leadership