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LEADERSHIP

Bachelor of Arts

The William Jessup University Business program will prepare students for effective service as Christian leaders in the world. The program emphasizes Christian principles and provides training on theoretical and practical aspects of management and leadership. The program prepares you to be trusted business professionals through a challenging academic experience, a community-focused internship program and a biblically-based Christian foundation. The business major is designed to develop an individual’s leadership capabilities for a career either in business or in ministry.

42 UNITS

15 WEEK SEMESTERS

ROCKLIN CAMPUS

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Bachelor of Arts in Leadership is a carefully sequenced degree designed to prepare students for foundational leadership in a range of life settings, including the local church. This degree program provides a core curriculum in leadership and allows students to choose from a variety of ministry (and other) specializations.

  • Articulate core leadership principles for organizations consistent with biblical teaching.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in personal leadership skills.
  • Identify personal areas of spiritual, relational, and emotional growth in self-leadership.
  • Apply Christian leadership within a range of cultural contexts.
  • Frame Christian leadership within a Christian worldview and ethic.
  • Integrate their leadership studies into their chosen specialization.

Concentrations
Ministry Leadership
Global Leadership
Youth Ministry
Interdisciplinary

Minor
Leadership
Family and Children’s Ministry
Intercultural Studies
Pastoral Ministry
Youth Ministry
Pastoral Ministry

Program Courses
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Daniel Gluck, Ph.D.

Lead Faculty

Students are empowered to identify and develop their leadership gifts and wirings, giving them tools to produce change and build lives. – Daniel Gluck

FACULTY

Daniel Gluck, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Associate Professor - The Faculty of Theology & School of Christian Leadership

David Timms, Ph.D.

Dean, Professor - The Faculty of Theology & School of Christian Leadership

Derek Zahnd, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - The Faculty of Theology & School of Christian Leadership

Fritz T. Moga, M.A.

Associate Professor - The Faculty of Theology & School of Christian Leadership

Kay Llovio, Ed.D.

V.P. for Educational Effectiveness, Dean, School of the Humanities & the Arts

ADJUNCT FACULTY

Don Ray, M.Div.

Adjunct, Christian Leadership & Theology

Marilyn Williams

Adjunct, Leadership, Online

Peter Constant

Adjunct, Organizational Leadership

Ryan P. Murphy, M.A.

Adjunct, Christian Leadership

JESSUP NEWS & STORIES

Accessible, Christ-Centered Education

When Philip Wiggins decided to go back to college, he knew he needed an accessible and flexible environment where he could receive a quality education and be available to help raise his baby daughter. He chose Jessup because it fit his needs and offered the Chrisitan Leadership major he hoped…

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