During your time at Thrive School, you will not only gain ministry experience, but you will also have the opportunity to pursue your degree at Southeastern University.
After you’ve been accepted to Thrive School, you will also need to apply to Southeastern University in order to enroll in the degree programs offered. Southeastern University (Lakeland, FL) partners with Thriving Churches International to host an instructional site on the church campus, and offer students affordable degree programs. Thrive School is a ministry of Thriving Churches International.
Southeastern University Application
Thriving Churches International partners with Southeastern University to offer students at Thrive School affordable degree programs. Southeastern University is accredited by the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate,
baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.
To find out more about the cost of SEU’s degree programs at Thriving Churches International click on the link below.
Through our partnership with Southeastern University, our students are offered an affordable tuition rate, but we understand that it's not easy for everyone. We've listed a few ideas that have worked for our students.
Additional Funding Information
Southeastern University partners with Thriving Churches to offer students affordable degree programs. See available degree programs here:
Major, Degrees, and Programs
Pastoral Leadership is learning to bring about that change by caring for people in the way Jesus modeled for us. Effecting change is never easy, but in this major, you'll learn how to lead yourself, lead others, and create systems to support change.
To work in a growing church, it takes a lot more than onstage skill. You have to have a solid theological foundation for worship, be a capable music director, be able to build a team, train volunteers, navigate a church staff, and so much more.
There are intangible skills developed during late night load-ins, troubleshooting with minutes before doors open, and actually making it happen behind a console that you just can’t learn anywhere else.