daily courses in the Bible and ministry training in the inner city

Every SOM student is a part of our certificate-level, unaccredited coursework. The topics rotate each term, but always include: (1) student-led prayer and worship; (2) focused time in the Bible, contextualized to inner city realities; (3) practical ministry skills taught by experienced SFCI staff. Listed below is a sample of past coursework:

  • Jesus in the Gospels

  • The Early Church

  • Hermeneutics and Bible Study Methods

  • Prophecy and Revelation

  • Spiritual Gifts

  • Biblical Justice and Racial Reconciliation

  • Spiritual Disciplines

  • Systematic Theology

City Impact College

CHRIST-Centered education with the Highest level of accreditation through Northwest University

SFCI is proud to be an instructional site for Northwest University and a member of the Northwest Partnership Program. The NPP partners with churches to offer college courses with the highest level of academic accreditation (including Associate and Bachelor degrees) as part of their church or ministry internship program.

  • Internship Credit: Students earn 3 credits per semester for their internship work

  • Degrees Offered:

    • Associate in Arts

    • Associate in Ministry Leadership

    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Management

    • Bachelor of Arts in Ministry Leadership

    • Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management

    • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

    • Certificate in Ministry Leadership

  • All courses have the highest level of accreditation.

  • Tuition costs are eligible for federal financial aid (loans and grants).

  • Courses reflect the unique vision and values of SFCI as qualified instructors lead students through curriculum.

  • All courses are offered online, so courses are flexible and available to all students, regardless of class size.

  • Low Cost: $310 per credit (as of Fall 2019) + $1300 per semester program fee.