There is a one-time non-refundable Application and Portfolio Assessment fee in the amount of $250.00, which is due and payable upon submission of this application. Upon acceptance, a Letter of Acceptance will be delivered to you vial mail and email.

INSTRUCTIONS:

Be sure to follow the following instructions carefully. Failure to submit accurate information will be grounds for rejection of your application.

All of the requested information below may be submitted at one time in electronic format (.PDF, .DOC, .DOCX, .JPG, .PNG)

  1. Acquire your previous Official Transcripts from all schools previously attended and have them forwarded to MCU
    NOTE: Honorary Degrees WILL NOT be counted towards academic requirements
  2. List all books previously read. Include Title, Author, Publisher, ISBN number, Copyright Date, and Edition for each book
  3. For those with prior Military Service, attach a copy of your DD-214
  4. Submit your personal/professional resume, which can be copied and pasted from a Word.doc into the proper field of the application below
  5. Submit three (3) or more personal character references (not relatives or family members). Include Name, Address, Phone number, Email address, and years acquainted [see attached form MCU-LEADCR03]. Be sure that the character reference fills out the form personally and mails it directly to MCU.
  6. Answer each and every question pertaining to views of Biblical Doctrine and Theological studies. Please be sure to indicate via scripture your reasons for your view and provide any valid sustaining information you may have.
  7. Indicate the Degree(s) you are applying for.

NOTE: The Board of Regents makes the final determination of the actual Degree and Discipline earned

  • Attach your current Ministerial/Professional Resume.
  • The below questionnaire constitutes your Academic Paper. Please be sure that you answer each question completely. The Board of Regents will automatically reject any application that contains answers that are incomplete. Therefore, remember the following: (a) Do Not provide one word answers or answers containing only a reference to a particular scripture; (b) All Answers are to be no less than 250 words and no greater than 500 words; (c) Remember, this is a college/university level academic paper you are submitting, be sure to correct spelling and grammar as needed.

LEAD PROGRAM APPLICATION QUESTIONAIRRE

Questions 1-27 require a minimum of 250 to 500 words
Please be advised that questions 17-28 require submission of 500+ word essays for each question

NOTE: It is best for you to write out your answers individually and combine them into one document

  1. In 500 words or less, explain what is needed for one to receive eternal life?
  2. In 500 words or less, who are the people you have personally influenced since receiving salvation?
  3. In 500 words or less, tell us about your turning points in your spiritual journey.
  4. In 500 words or less, tell us about your family.
  5. What has your Ministerial Experience included? be specific
  6. What are your indications of growth in your ministry? be specific
  7. What is your philosophy of ministry? be specific
  8. What are your future ministry plans? be specific
  9. Why are you interested in the Life Experience Acquired Degree Program?
  10. What area of theology represents your greatest interest right now?
  11. How are you pursuing it? be specific
  12. How are you integrating it into your ministry? be specific
  13. Tell us about your Christian Experience.
  14. Tell us about your calling into the ministry.
  15. What are your personal qualifications for ministry?
  16. Tell us about your Educational Background.
  17. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of God?
  18. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Christ?
  19. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of the Holy Spirit?
  20. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of the Holy Bible?
  21. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Baptism?
  22. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Holy Communion?
  23. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Salvation?
  24. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Sanctification/Holiness?
  25. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Justification?
  26. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of the Baptism in the Holy Ghost?
  27. What is your personal belief of the Doctrine of Eschatology (Last Things)?
  28. Explain to us the office and function of Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors, Teachers, Elders, Deacons, and Bishops.



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