WHAT DEGREES ARE AVAILABLE?
Associate in Arts
Associate in Ministry Leadership
Bachelors in Ministry Leadership
Bachelors in Business Management
Bachelors in Organizational Management
Bachelors in Psychology
ARE THESE DEGREES ACCREDITED?
Northwest University offers the highest level of accreditation possible in the United States. Through our partnership with Northwest, students earn college credits toward AA and BA degrees that can be completed at Elevate Life Church, at Northwest University, or even transferred to other public and private colleges or universities.
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A CERTIFICATE AND DEGREE PROGRAM?
Both programs have the same experience, however degree seeking students will be taking fully accredited courses through Northwest University.
WHAT AREAS CAN I COMPLETE MY PRACTICUM IN?
Administration, Creative, eGroups, Events, Kids, Missions, Next Steps, Pastoral Leadership, Production, Students and Worship
DOES ELA HAVE ONSITE HOUSING/DORMS?
No, but there are a variety of affordable apartments and town home communities within a close proximity to Elevate Life Church.
WHAT ADDITIONAL ITEMS WILL I NEED?
All students are required to have their own personal laptop and mode of transportation.
HOW DO I APPLY?
Apply online to complete the application for admission.
WILL FINANCIAL AID BE AVAILABLE?
All degree seeking students tuition costs are eligible for federal financial aid (loans and grants).
WHAT IS THE TIME COMMITMENT?
The time commitment varies by program, but you can expect to commit 25-30 hours/ week.
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE DAY AND EVENING PROGRAM?
The day program is geared towards 18 to 25 year olds looking for a full college experience, while the evening program is built for working adults.
WHAT DAYS OF THE WEEK DOES THE PROGRAM MEET?
Days vary between day and evening program, however all students will attend the weekly Tuesday evening core ministry leadership classes from 7:00pm until 9:00pm and Sundays from 6:00am to 3:30pm.
WHAT IS THE APPLICATION FEE?
At this time, there is no application fee.
WHAT IS THE COST OF ELA?
The price varies between certificate, degree, evening, and day programs. For more information see tuition & fees.