Bethel World Outreach Church


Bethel Leadership Institute


A Two Year Program for a Lifetime of Serving

The Bethel Leadership Institute is a two year program designed to prepare faithful, fruitful believers for a lifetime of service in Christian leadership. It is specifically intended for those who believe they either have a call to vocational Christian ministry or to significant levels of Christian ministry leadership.

New prospective students may now apply for entrance to the program for Year One, which begins in August, 2018. Application for admission must be submitted for all new students.


BLI Admissions Form

Registration for Year Two, Semester Two current students is now open. Classes will resume on January 16, 2018.


Our Online Learning Platform

Moodle is our state of the art online education software platform used to house and deliver all of our course content for BLI. You can access the home page of our Moodle website by clicking the link below.

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Dates & Times

There are two 16-week semesters per program year. Each 16-week semester will consist of two 8-week periods. Two courses will be taken each 8-week period, resulting in 4 courses taken per semester (except the final semester of Year Two).

Classes meet Tuesdays, 6:30PM - 9:30PM, at Bethel Brentwood. In addition, there will be approximately 4 hours of homework per week.

Year 1

1st Semester — August 9, 2016 through November 29, 2016
2nd Semester — January 17, 2017 through May 9, 2017

Year 2

1st Semester — August 1, 2017 - November 21, 2017
2nd Semester — January 16, 2018 through May 8, 2018

Overview of Courses

Year 1

7 Leadership 215 courses + 1 additional course

Year 2

6 Leadership 215 courses + 1 personal leadership development course with an advisor + 1 additional course.

Note: 13 of the courses comprise Every Nation’s Leadership 215 program, which serves globally as a minimum requirement for anyone wishing to serve as an ordained minister in Every Nation. Completion of the BLI program satisfies this requirement.

2016-2018 Courses

Fees and Expenses

Tuition: $350 per semester

Books: Students are responsible for their own book purchases.

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The Bethel Leadership Institute is one of four programs offered by Bethel Equip. Bethel Equip is Bethel's discipleship and leadership development track consisting of four programs designed to develop fruitful disciples and spiritual leaders.

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