All bachelor’s degrees awarded by Golden State Baptist College will be a Bachelor of Ministry degree with an emphasis in Bible. GSBC offers a Bachelor of Ministry degree in the following majors:
This major is for ladies who plan to teach in a Christian school on the elementary grade level.
This prescribed course is for students who wish to teach on the junior high or high school level in a Christian school. Secondary education majors are required to select two teaching fields comprised of 22 hours each.
This course of study is for students who are unsure of a particular calling or who simply want a solid, general Bible college education. Students will be equipped with a sound education and well-established principles.
Students who feel the call of God to go to the mission field should consider this course of study. It is designed to train and equip the missionary candidate with the proper tools necessary for working on the mission field.
The music department of Golden State Baptist College is designed to impart practical musical skills to dedicated musicians who will serve the Lord in independent, fundamental Baptist churches and schools.
This performance-based major is designed to train a student to become a capable and confident musician and staff leader within the local church. Focus is placed on practical music knowledge and skill development in the student’s area of ability. Students who select this major are required to choose an approved music proficiency and complete a total of 12 credits in that proficiency.
This course is prescribed for men who want to pursue the position of assistant pastor, youth director, bus director, music director, or a similar ministry in the local church. Students who select this course of study must choose one of the following fields of specialty, requiring a minimum of 16 hours: Church Ministry, Music Ministry, or Education.
This course of study is for men who feel God has called them to preach and who are considering pastoring a church. An appropriate balance between academic, spiritual, and ministry-related courses has been put together in order to assure the student the best possible education. Add to this the example and influence of the North Valley Baptist Church, and you have a tremendously effective course of study.
This course of study is designed to train ladies for full-time Christian service as secretaries.
Associate of Ministry Degrees
This course of study is designed for those who have a desire to work in the ministry. Upon completion of this course of study, the degree Associate of Ministry is awarded.
This course of study is designed to train the student to become an effective and vivacious local church music administrator. To enter this program, men must be at least 20 years of age and graduate no earlier than the age of 22. There is no age restriction for ladies. Upon completion of this program, the Associate of Ministry degree is awarded.
This course of study is designed for men who have a desire to work in the ministry as a second man. Upon completion of this course of study, the Associate of Ministry degree is awarded. To enter this program, men must be at least 20 years of age and graduate no earlier than the age of 22.
This course of study is designed for ladies who want to receive practical training as a church or Christian school secretary. Upon completion of this course of study, the degree Associate of Ministry is granted.