Outdoor and Adventure Leadership

The Outdoor and Adventure Leadership concentration develops exceptional leaders for careers in Christian leadership, including camp ministry. It is offered through the M.A. in Christian Formation and Ministry and the M.A. in Evangelism and Leadership degrees. The two-year residential and some of the modular courses are offered at HoneyRock.


Degree Concentration Overview

The Outdoor and Adventure Leadership concentration through Wheaton College Graduate School is designed for current camp ministry professionals, as well as those looking for excellent training to launch them into leadership fields. It is designed to deepen your walk with Christ, sharpen your critical thinking about leadership and ministry, and equip you with the skills to be effective in multiple applications of leadership and outdoor ministry. This unique training and mentoring experience integrates collaborative learning, community living, and hands-on experience at HoneyRock: Wheaton’s leadership laboratory.

Our program features:

  • A powerful learning environment in the Northwoods of Wisconsin
  • An engaging learning process
  • A leadership development progression

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Degree Options

The Outdoor and Adventure Leadership concentration is available in two formats:

Christian Camp and Conference Association (CCCA) Affiliation

Wheaton College is partnering with the CCCA in a research effort to benefit the global Christian camp movement. CCCA member students in the Outdoor and Adventure Leadership concentration have a unique oppurtunity to contribute to this project and benefit from this partnership.

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