Charis Bible College believes in the importance of academics and having a firm foundation in the Word of God will set you up for success! Charis’s teachers are a mix of seasoned ministers and successful businesspeople, worship leaders, missionaries, and more who have created a curriculum that balances knowledge of Scripture and practical ministry experiences. The First Year is offered in both Day and Night School sessions at our main campus in Woodland Park, Colorado.
Where the First-Year program sets your foundation in the Word, the Second-Year program builds upon it with courses aimed at teaching you to share what you have learned with the world! The emphasis is on learning by doing through mission trips, evangelism training, and service opportunities. The Second Year is offered in both Day and Night School sessions at our main campus in Woodland Park, Colorado.
Prepare for God’s calling on your life through one of our Third-Year programs: Business, Creative Arts, Media, Ministry, Practical Government, Worship, Leadership, or Global Training School. Get the practical experience you need and further your walk with Christ through sound, biblical classes taught by godly experts in each field.
The Business School provides training from experienced business leaders, professionals, and successful entrepreneurs. At the core of the curriculum is the Business Model Generation Canvas—the same tool adopted by Harvard and other MBA programs. Students learn all facets of planning, implementing, and running a successful business or organization in today’s economic climate.
With training from industry professionals, students in the Creative Arts School will develop their strengths, talents, and calling within the creative arts world. Students are trained in aspects of theater, film, writing, directing, production, and design and put their training and technique into practice by participating in full-scale stage productions and other performances.
The Media School students learn from experienced professionals with strong backgrounds in written communication, graphic design, video production, AVL, film, and website construction. With a workshop environment to work in, students will use cutting-edge tools to build media communications from the ground up.
Ministry School provides yearlong instruction from successful, seasoned Fivefold ministers on pastoral studies, teaching, youth ministry, children’s ministry, and helps ministry. Students also gain valuable, in-depth ministry experience through teaching labs and off-campus practicum placement.
The Practical Government School teaches students to effectively impact local, state, and federal government with a biblical worldview. The school offers courses on the Constitution, the Christian heritage of America, public speaking and debate, lobbying and advocacy, understanding local government, and much more.
The Worship Arts School equips students with the tools and training to become a leader in worship ministry. Students receive impartation from national and international worship instructors and gain hands-on experience in musical development.
The Leadership Program offers a blend of Business School and Ministry School courses—leadership training and coaching that are crucial to becoming an effective leader. Students develop teaching and administrative gifts through hands-on labs, putting their gifts and talents to work in a safe but challenging environment.
Global Training School
The Global Training School is a specialized training program for those who have a specific call to pioneer and/or support a Charis campus or international Andrew Wommack Ministries office. Combining missions training with business and ministry courses, students receive in-depth instruction in the skills necessary to build a sustainable, well-managed ministry project. Graduates will be qualified to direct or work at a new or existing AWM office or Charis campus around the world.