Majors

Maranatha offers more than 30 majors and more than 40 minors. There are also tracks within many majors, such as a Biology major with a Pre-Medical track. Every course of study at Maranatha is taught from a biblical worldview and is designed to prepare competent professionals who will be effective leaders in their local churches. Preparing leaders for full-time Christian ministry remains the core educational mission of our University.

Browse the majors offered by one of our seven colleges and departments:


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Program Name
Degree Type
College/School/Department
Potential Careers
Accounting (CPA)MajorBusinessAccountant, Tax Consultant, CFO, Business Manager
Accounting ManagementMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBusinessAccountant, Banker, Auditor, Investment Analyst
Ancient LanguagesMinorBible and ChurchTranslator, Linguist, Pastor, Missionary
Arranging (Music)MinorMusicComposer, Music Arranger, Music Editor
AviationMinor/ConcentrationApplied SciencePilot, Flight Engineer
Biblical CounselingMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBible and ChurchCounselor, Addictions Worker, Youth Worker
Biblical LanguagesMajorBible and ChurchTranslator, Linguist, Pastor, Missionary
Biblical StudiesMajorBible and ChurchLocal Church, Camp, Charity Worker
Biology: General TrackMajor/Minor/ConcentrationApplied ScienceBiologist, Dentist, Veterinarian, Ecologist
Biology: Pre-Medical TrackMajorApplied ScienceHealth, Nurse, Biologist, Botanist, Forensics
Biological Science EducationMajorEducationScience Teacher, Biologist, Lab Technician
Business ManagementMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBusinessHuman Resources Director, Lawyer, Manager
Christian MinistryTwo-YearBible and ChurchSunday School Administration, Support Ministries
Church MinistriesMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBible and ChurchPastor, Camp Worker, Missionary, Youth Pastor
CoachingMinor/ConcentrationEducationBasketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Football, Sports Coach
Communication ArtsMajorHumanitiesPhotographer, Web Designer, Graphic Designer, Drama
Cross Cultural StudiesMinorBible and ChurchMissionary, Camp Worker, Assistant Pastor
Digital Media CommunicationsMinorHumanitiesPhotography, Web Consulting, Online Advertising
Digital Media MarketingMajor/MinorBusinessAdvertising, Brand Management, Sales
Dramatic ProductionsMinorHumanitiesActor, Director, Stage Crew, Costume Designer
Early Childhood EducationMajor/Minor/Two-YearEducationPreschool Teacher, Early Childhood Teacher
Elementary Teacher EducationMajorEducationElementary School Teacher, Educational Consultant
EnglishMajor/MinorHumanitiesWriter, Journalist, Publisher, Copy Editor, ESL Teacher
English EducationMajorEducationTeacher, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Librarian
GreekMinorBible and ChurchTranslator, Linguist, Pastor, Missionary
HistoryMinorHumanitiesMuseum Curator, Historical Guide, Writer, Editor
History EducationMajorEducationHistory Teacher, Archivist, Museum Curator
Humanities: Applied ScienceMajor/TrackHumanitiesAnthropologist, Scientist, Medical School, Electronics
Humanities: Cross CulturalMajor/Minor/TrackHumanitiesSocial Services, Missions, International Business
Humanities: LettersMajor/TrackHumanitiesGovernment, Business, Media, Public Relations
Humanities: Liberal ArtsMajor/TrackHumanitiesAdvertising Executive, Politics, International Aid Agent
Interdisciplinary StudiesMajorOnline
Learning DisabilitiesMinor/ConcentrationEducationLearning Disabilities Specialist, Special Education
Marketing ManagementMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBusinessMarketing Write, Sales Mangement, Promotion
Math EducationMajor/MinorEducationMathematics Teacher, Statistician, Accountant
MathematicsMinor/ConcentrationApplied ScienceMath Teacher, Scientist, Bank Teller
MissionsMajor/MinorBible and ChurchMissionary, Camp Worker, Assistant Pastor
Music: Church MusicMajor/Minor/Track/ConcentrationMusicMusic Pastor, Choir Director, Sacred Musician
Music EducationMajor/MinorEducationChoir Director, Band Director, Music Teacher
Music: PerformanceMajor/TrackMusicRecording Artist, Music Coach, Chamber Musician
Music: Piano PedagogyMajor/Minor/Track/ConcentrationMusicPrivate Music Studio, Conservatory Studio Teacher
Music: String PedagogyMajor/Minor/Track/ConcentrationMusicPrivate String Teacher, String Soloist
NursingMajorNursingNurse, Hospice Care, Doctor
Office ManagementMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBusinessBookkeeper, Human Resources, Office Manager
Office TechnologyTwo-YearBusinessData Entry, Bookkeeper, Office Worker
Organizational LeadershipMinor/ConcentrationBusinessCEO, Coach, Coordinator, Independent Consultant
Pastoral StudiesMajor/MinorBible and ChurchPastor, Associate Pastor, Missionary, Church Planter
PhotographyMinorHumanitiesPhotojournalist, Sports/Wedding Photographer, Video
Physical Education & HealthMajorEducationCoach, Physical Education Teacher, Athletic Director
ROTC: U.S. Air ForceBusinessLogistics, Aviation, Military Intelligence
ROTC: U.S. ArmyBusinessLogistics, Officer, Communications, Security Forces
ScienceMinor/ConcentrationApplied ScienceScientist, Biologist, Forensics
Science EducationMajorEducationScience Teacher, Scientist, Biologist, Chemist
Social Studies EducationMajor/MinorEducationSocial Studies Teacher, Cartographer, Lobbyist
SpanishMinor/ConcentrationHumanitiesInterpretor, Translator, English Language Instructor
Sport ManagementMajor/Minor/ConcentrationBusinessEvents Manager, Activities Director, Facility Manager
TESOLMinorHumanitiesEnglish Teacher, Social Service, ESL Teacher
WritingMinorHumanitiesWriter, Journalist, Publisher, Copy Editor
Youth MinistriesMajorBible and ChurchYouth Paster, Camp Worker, Sunday School Director