Valley Forge Christian College

Nine (9) credit hours of advanced standing can be applied to the completion of the online Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries—Field Track or the residential Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries for each A/G credential level attained.

Advanced standing of credits would be granted upon:

1) The verification of successful completion of the student’s DSOM course of study and documentation of the A/G credential level that the student has been granted.

2) Evidence of ongoing Christian ministry;

3) The completion of 24 additional credits that have been completed by the student in normal VFCC matriculation;

4) Students petitioning for academic credit earned by completion of a District School of Ministry must do so in the first semester of enrollment at VFCC.

Program #1: Online B.A. Degree in Christian Ministries—Field Track

 Finances: AG Credentialed Minister/DSOM program price of  $350/credit hour

Credential Level

(Educational Requirements)

Credits Awarded Credits applied to these required courses
Certified Track 9 THE 233—An Intro to the History & Theology of the AG

SOC 103—Life Formation

PST 472—Field Internship

Licensed Track 9 NWT 113—NT Survey

BIB 103—Intro to Biblical Interpretation

PST 472—Field Internship

Ordained Track 9 PST 493—Topics in               Pastoral Ministry

PST 472—Field Internship

Total Credits Awarded 27

Program #2: Residential B.A. Degree in Christian Ministries

Finances: Automatic 10% VFCC Scholarship for AG Credential holders

Credential Level

(Educational Requirements)

Credits Awarded Credits applied to these required courses
Certified Track 9 THE 233—An Intro to the History & Theology of the AG

SOC 103—Life Formation

Elective: 3 credits

Licensed Track 9 NWT 113—NT Survey

BIB 103—Intro to Biblical Interpretation

Elective: 3 credits

Ordained Track 10 PST 493—Topics in               Pastoral Ministry

PST 481—Internship

Elective: 6 credits

Total Credits Awarded 28