YOUR FUTURE will never be the same

Students are able to find their purpose through world-class academics, experience their calling through hands-on ministry training and launch their future through leadership positions around the world.


It’s a calling. It’s a privilege. And above all, it’s a chance to be empowered. We want to raise up world changers and leaders. People who are awakened to the God-given potential inside of them to make an impact for the glory of God using whatever gifts God has placed inside of them.


citylifeU is a two-year program that gives students a chance to receive hands-on ministry training in a healthy, environment where relationships and spiritual growth are top priorities. No matter which ministry concentration our students choose, Family Ministries, Media/Production, Adult/Care, Music, and Missions/Outreach each student will have a unique experience that cannot be found anywhere else. citylifeU incorporates ministry training, student life, and academics within the culture at citylife church. Students complete citylifeU prepared for ministry and ready to live out the calling God has placed on their life.

Our Most Recent Years

citylife church has reinvinted itself and the church through a dynamic culture shift in seeking what God is doing now in this generation. Through relocating the church, re-branding, and reaching our city in a new way, citylife church is growing at a very fast pace. citylifeU will give students the chance to experience a comprehensive internship and leadership development experience that will challenge you with the practicalities of doing ministry in a contemporary, fast-growing church context. The intense leadership training you receive prepares you to excel, both within the church and marketplace.


School of Ministry

Experience Your Calling

Is a two year non-accredited school taught on the campus of citylife church Dale Mabry campus designed to develop a deep understanding of the Word under the premise of Listening, Learning, Loving , and Living. Each semester is 15 weeks in length and are taught Thursday PM in the student center. Each semester is broken into three 5 week sessions called modules. Modules can be taken consecutively or select based on interest. No application necessary. Paying tuition fee signs you up. All manuals and books are included.

Lee University Online

Launch Your Future

Courses are fully online and continuous 8-week sessions provide year-round opportunity to begin your educational journey. Rest assured that at Lee University Online, you do not have to worry about sacrificing quality for convenience. Ministerial educational programs are designed with adults students in mind.


Find Your Purpose

Is a two year program focusing on the practicums of ministry. You can select your leadership track and work along side of some of the top pastors in their field. You’ll experience a foundation of ministry in your area while sharpening your leadership skills. All Interns are either enrolled in Lee University online or are a student in the School of Ministry. Residential  Non- Residential opportunities are available.




Sept 22, 2016 – January 19, 2017
Thursdays 7:00pm – 9:00pm


We are so excited that you are furthering studies with citylifeU School of Ministry!

Here are a few more details:

    • The School of Ministry semesters are 15 weeks in length with three 5 week modules.
    • • Classes are held Thursdays 7:00-9:00 at citylife church
    • • The Cost is $35 per module or $100 per semester. (Includes all books.)
    • • Students can take individual modules.
    • • Students will select from three levels
    •     – Basic Level: Attendance only, no outside work (0 hours wk. avg.)
    •     – Intermediate Level: Attendance plus minimal outside work (2-3 hours wk. avg.)
    •     – Advanced Level: Attendance plus moderate outside work (4-6 hours wk. avg)


  • School of Ministry modules are Non-accredited courses
  • • It is understood the Ministry Courses are focused with no desire of transferring to university studies.
  •     – Fall Sep 22 – Jan 19
  •     – Spring Jan 26 – May 4

Ministry College Courses

Curriculum both past and projected
June 6, 2016

M101 Experiencing The Old Testament
M102 Experiencing The New Testament
M103 How To Read & Understand The Bible

M104 Stewardship of Life (no text book, handouts only)
M105 The Road To Character
M106 Renovation of the Heart: Putting on the Character of Christ

M201 M201 – The Power of Your Habits
The Power of Your Presence
M203 The Power of Your Worship (as seen in the book of Revelation)

M204 The Journey and Joy of Evangelism & Mission
M205 The Personal Value of Understanding World Views & Religions
M206 The Righteous and Riches of Romans for The World


accredited-studiesMinisterial educational programs are designed with adults students in mind. Courses are fully online and our continuous 8-week sessions provide year-round opportunity to begin your educational journey. Rest assured that at Lee University Online, you do not have to worry about sacrificing quality for convenience.

Programs Offered

Online Undergraduate Programs

  • Bible and Theology
  • Christian Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Ministerio de Liderazgo
  • Nursing
  • Ministry Leadership
    • Children’s Ministry
    • Church Administration
    • Counseling
    • Discipleship
    • Music and Worship
    • Pastoral Ministry
    • Youth Ministries


Online Graduate Programs

  • MBA- Master of Business Administration
  • MA in Ministry Studies with tracks in:
    • Leadership Studies
    • Worship Studies
    • Youth and Family Studies


Lee University Accreditation

Lee University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters and educational specialist degrees.

With the citylifeU Partnership with Lee University
you take advantage of 50% off


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citylifeU intership is a program designed for a young adult who is looking for an opportunity to receive education as well as ministry experience that allows them to discover their own giftings. By the end of the program, the goal is to have equipped the individual with knowledge, experience and guidance that is needed to build foundation for their purpose in the Kingdom of God.

Residential Internship

$625.00 per month for 4 months (1 Semester)

Note: There are two semesters in one full year. Each semester will look the same financially.

What’s covered? Rent, utilities, food and cost of events.

Each Residential Intern will receive $100.00 a week in order to cover food costs. This stipend is figured into the $625.00 monthly charge and serves as a way to ensure every Residential Intern will have money each month!

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Non-Residential Internship

$250 a semester or $500 a year (2 semesters)

What’s covered? Cost of events.
Each Non-Residential Intern is expected to have his/her own transportation. He/she must consistently be on time and not miss any of their scheduled events or responsibilities.
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