NCU with The Academy at Christ Place

Gain the skills you need for ministry, business, and leadership

Earn your degree at NCU with The Academy at Christ Place.

Why earn your degree through North Central University?

» Through the degree program at NCU with The Academy at Christ Place, choose between an Associate of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Church Leadership, or a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Digital Media, or Humanitarian Leadership.
» Take courses in everything from theology to church administration and finance and earn credits for practical learning experiences.
» You’ll have the opportunity to grow as a leader and increase your existing knowledge and skills in ways that will apply immediately to your life and career.

Degrees offered at NCU with The Academy at Christ Place

Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree – Church Leadership

Learn to minister, serve, and lead.


Why earn a degree in Church Leadership ?

Learn from expert faculty who are leadership in local churches. Develop skills and knowledge that you can apply to your ministry right away.

Allow a leadership degree online to take your career to the next level. And with the flexibility of fully online courses, finish your degree in a way that fits your busy schedule!

The associate’s degree gives a solid foundation for those pursuing a career in ministry.


Hear from a church leadership grad

“North Central had an enormous impact on how I pursued my calling to ministry. [My professors] were able to point out areas where I needed to grow as a student and a spiritual leader. I wouldn’t be here without them.”

– Zeus Vital ’13, Campus Pastor at River Valley Church

Bachelor’s Degree – Digital Media

A digital degree to prepare you for the digital marketplace.


Why earn an online digital media degree?

Grow your skills in design, video, messaging, and more. Earn your bachelor’s degree at an affordable rate with course work that is offered fully online. Complete your classes at your own pace, to fit your busy life!

As the world becomes more and more digitally driven, earn a degree that will equip you to be on the cutting edge of technology, marketing, design, and more. 


Careers with a Digital Media degree

  • Brand manager
  • Social media coordinator
  • Graphic designer
  • Event marketing
  • Video editor
  • Media relations coordinator
  • Marketing specialist
  • Digital marketing specialist

Bachelor’s Degree – Business Administration

Get versatile skills to pursue your dream business career.


Why earn an online business administration degree?

Get a hands-on business degree with faculty mentorship that will help you reach your career goals. Earn your bachelor’s degree at an affordable rate. With course work offered fully online, save money on room and board fees. Also, complete your classes at your own pace. Online learning allows you to flex your education to fit your busy life!


Careers with a Business Administration degree

  • Human resources manager
  • Business analyst
  • Project manager
  • Compensation and benefits manager
  • Corporate event planner
  • Purchasing manager
  • Training and development
  • Logistician
  • Management analyst
  • Administrative manager

Bachelor’s Degree – Humanitarian leadership

The Humanitarian Leadership major will prepare you for leadership and service in both humanitarian crisis and relief organizations, as well as a variety of non-profit settings.


Why earn an online humanitarian leadership degree?

When you graduate from the Humanitarian Leadership program, you’ll have the knowledge and skills for creating and serving in nonprofit organizations, or ministering to youth, children, and refugees in crisis. Graduates with this degree will also be trained in conflict resolution and negotiation.


Careers with a Humanitarian Leadership degree

  • Humanitarian relief and development professional
  • Non-profit organization founder
  • Non-profit organization administration/leadership
  • Youth ministry
  • Family ministry
  • Liaison for refugees and crisis situations

a degree for your lifestyle

Follow these simple tips to help answer that scary question "how can I pay for college?" and help you obtain an affordable college tuition.


Earn an affordable degree that won’t leave you drowning in debt. 


Students do their course work online to fit their day-to-day schedule. 

Davis father and son graduate with master's degrees


The Integrated Learning Experience fosters a depth of learning and application of academic, personal, and spiritual growth.

Admissions checklist

» Apply for admission to North Central

» Submit your high school and/or college transcript

» Submit your FAFSA

Affording your degree

Tuition: $365/credit
Technology Fee: $200/semester

Additional costs may apply for fees and books. 

Learn from the best

We are here to support you in pursuing your vocational calling and your overall educational and spiritual formation.  

Contact us at 402-421-1111 or email

The Academy at Christ Place
1111 Old Cheney Road; Lincoln, NE 68512