(Bachelor of Science)
Earning Your Degree at CSU
You love the great outdoors. It refreshes and invigorates you, and your time spent outside is a way to both know and worship God. Your desire is to lead others in similar experiences, so they will grow spiritually and physically.
Clarks Summit University prepares you with leadership and discipleship skills through professors who have extensive background in camping ministries.
A VISION FOR THE FUTURE
God uses camps and outdoor ministries to change lives all over the world. In camp ministry, you will be involved with exciting, unique activities in high-impact venues.
The mix of knowledge and experience you gain as a Camping Ministries major at CSU gives you the skills you need to impact people for eternity in many settings.
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YOU WILL LEARN TO...
- Lead others effectively in outdoor and camp settings
- Teach and demonstrate biblical principles through outdoor experiences
- Catalyze physical and spiritual growth through intentional activity
- Counsel people in active learning environments
YOU WILL LEAVE CLARKS SUMMIT UNIVERSITY WITH…
- A solid philosophy and approach to camping ministry
- Extensive hands-on training and experiential knowledge
- Effective ministry discipleship and spiritual growth tools and ministry skills
QUICK FACTS ABOUT CSU’S CAMPING MINISTRIES PROGRAM
- 121 Credits
- You’ll complete an internship in a camping ministry setting
- One of the largest camp ministry programs among evangelical colleges in the U.S., consistently producing highly successful Christian leaders
- Clarks Summit University partners with Pilgrimage Educational Resources, offering courses through Wilderness Institute for Leadership Development
- Foundations of Ministry Leadership
- Learning Activities, Games and Events
- Foundations of Camping and Outdoor Education
- Counseling in Active Learning Environments
- Foundations of Experience-Based Learning
- Camp Director
- Outdoor/Wilderness Ministries Leader
- Youth Ministry Leader