Students who pursue a BRS in Missional Occupations can choose from 16 or 32 credit programs through our partnership with Moberly Area Community College (MACC). The credits are earned through Dual Enrollment while simultaneously pursuing a degree program from Central. Career courses are taken during the junior and senior years, while the student continues full-time enrollment at Central. Students who choose to take available hybrid or online courses must pay any additional course fees.
Single Major via Career Certificates
Career certificates with Moberly Area Community College allow students to learn marketable skills for a vocational career in the community, the church, or on a mission field. The curriculum allows students to receive Bible and ministry training at Central while developing the credentials needed for employment after College.
A career certificate from MACC meets the professional studies requirement of the BRS degree within the four-year program of study.
The following MACC career certificates are available to Central students:
There is a one-time cost of $1000 for a career certificate from Moberly Area Community College, payable to Central during the first year of the student's enrollment at MACC. Central then pays the tuition fees for the student at MACC.
Dual Minor via Specialized Certificates
Specialized certificates with Moberly Area Community College allow students to receive practical instruction for a vocational career in the community, the church, or on a mission field. These short-term certificates allow students to be employable during their college careers and as part of their ministry plans.
A specialized certificate from MACC can be combined with a ministry minor to meet the vocational requirement of the BRS – Missional Occupations degree within the four-year program of study. Students may also complete two different specialized certificates as part of the BRS – Missional Occupations degree.
The following MACC specialized certificates are available to Central students (clicking the link will open a PDF advising guide from MACC):
Any of the above majors can also be earned as a specialized certificate added to a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts ministry degree at Central. The specialized certificates can also fulfill approximately 25% of the Associate of Professional Studies degree.
There is a one-time cost of $500 for a specialized certificate from Moberly Area Community College, payable to Central during the first year of the student's enrollment at MACC. Central then pays the tuition fees for the student at MACC.