More than a Degree...
The Bullock Theological Institute, in partnership with Northwest Baptist Seminary, provides access to a fully accredited, Competency Based Theological Education (CBTE), that combines many of the benefits of traditional classroom and online education with numerous additional benefits to ensure that you graduate ready to lead Day One in the ministry. Contact us today about earning your Seminary Degree or partnering with us to help your leaders earn a Seminary Degree.EXPLORE
Why Should You Earn Your Fully Accredited Seminary Degree through the Bullock Theological Institute?
Mentor Led Training
Character and Skills Development
"Day One" Ready
Degree Programs Offered
The initial degree program will be a Master of Arts in Biblical Leadership (MABL) that is offered in conjunction with and ATS accredited through our partnership with Northwest Seminary in Vancouver, Canada. Plans are to expand this program to prepare leaders for
Different ministry contexts include pastors, church staff, parachurch organizations, Christian businesses and organizations, military and hospital chaplains.
In terms of academics, plans are to expand the education to additional levels, including specialized certificates, along with bachelor and doctoral degrees. BTI is currently constructing the Masters of Divinity (MDV) so that a student who completes the MABL will be able to continue if they desire without losing any credits into the MDV degree program. It will expand on the MABL without overlap. The MDV through BTI will provide students with additional training to equip leaders for vocational positions in ministry, such as service on a pastoral team of a church or to lead a parachurch ministry.
Next Steps for Potential Students
A more detailed process is in development as we launch with our first groups of students on Sept. 15, 2020. However, if you are interested, please click below or email [email protected] to contact the Bullock Theological Institute. A Bullock Institute team member will follow up with you regarding the next steps.
After some preliminary discussions about the degree program, equipping outcomes and objectives, and other related matters, You will receive an application and letter of intent that you can fill out. This Letter of Intent will layout the expectations of you, the mentors, and the degree program and will be signed by all persons involved in the degree program.
Next Steps for Ministry Partners
The primary client for the BTI is the ministry partners who join with the BTI in helping to equip current and future leaders the ministry leaders have identified. Potential Ministry Partners (churches, para-church ministries, Christian business leaders, etc.) interested in seeing the people they have identified as potential leaders equipped well, can engage in discussion with the BTI leadership and our President, Dr. Will McRaney
Click below or send an email to contact Dr. McRaney at for an initial discussion regarding the program, the equipping process, the Ministry Partner's role, and the expected outcomes and advantages of our equipping.
What Others are Saying about Getting their Degree through the Bullock Theological Institute
"The assignments are a mixture of traditional academic assignments and ministry experience assignments in a church which provided opportunities for me to more easily apply what I was learning and then debrief my experience with mentors. This was invaluable, especially now as a graduate and I no longer have that resource built into my life."
Lindsey Meyers - Fort Worth, TX
"I am very grateful this competency-based education was combined with real-time ministry training. As my knowledge grew, I could apply it immediately. This allowed the principles to sink deeply into my heart. My confidence as a minister of the gospel has grown dramatically and I'm more aware of how God designed me to fulfill my calling... For someone preparing for ministry, I'd encourage you to consider the Bullock Institute!"
Bruce Wood - Riverside, CA
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