Take the general education courses you need to complete your degree at Life Pacific University with fast, affordable and transferable online college courses from StraighterLine.
Life Pacific University has grown from a two-year institute and continues to be a strong Pentecostal/Charismatic Bible college. LPU is committed to the Evangelical Pentecostal message. For over 90 years, LPU has offered the finest education and training for life-long ministry that is centered in the Word of God and empowered by the life-giving testimony of Jesus Christ.
Everyone knows it’s not how you start the race, but how you finish that matters. Chances are that you started your educational pursuits well, but then got sidetracked along the way. Maybe you’ve come to realize that completing your bachelor’s degree is something you cannot put off any longer—it’s at the core of achieving your calling and your true leadership potential.
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The Degree Completion Program (DCP) is designed for busy working leaders who don’t have time to attend a traditional college program, and fits around the demands of family and ministry. You will be studying with a group of serious, like-minded students in a rigorous and professionally-focused academic program.
BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAM
This program is designed to assist busy working leaders who cannot attend a traditional college program and fits around the demands of family and ministry. The ideal students are those who are full-time pastors, part-time youth leaders, and anywhere in between, and who are highly motivated.
Students must transfer in 75 units, 60 upon entrance, most of which can be completed through Straighterline.
Cohorts begin twice a year in mid Fall and mid Spring. The program requires students to complete 120 units in order to receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in Ministry and Leadership. The curriculum consists of 45 units offered in a sequential structure over 18 months. It will consist of 15 courses offered one at a time, for five weeks each. Students will enter the program with a cohort of 12-20 other students and take each course in sequence according to a pre-designed schedule. This will assist the student to stay on track towards graduation.
To meet the needs of adult learners, this program has been purposely planned in an online format. Even at a distance, you will be able to develop ongoing collaboration and mutual student support. The online courses will incorporate text, audio, and video content delivery, as well as required interaction through discussion boards. The structure of LPU’s online classes includes substantial interaction between instructor and student and among students through online discussion and feedback.
Life Pacific University will waive the $35 application fee for students who transfer from StraighterLine.
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Meet Your Admissions Counselor
Amber Burnett has been with LPU for over 15 years, she serves as the Associate Registrar for Adult & Graduate Studies. She will assist you with all your needs from application to graduation.
Meet a DCP Graduate
“Life Pacific University’s online Degree Completion Program helped me finish the degree I started over 20 years ago—and it feels GREAT! Professionally and personally, the Degree Completion Program helped me gain the necessary biblical knowledge paired with the leadership skills to effectively lead in a variety of contexts. I loved the online format because I could work it around my life with a full-time job, family and current church plant. Making life-long friends was an unexpected bonus as I engaged like-minded individuals all around the globe.”
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