Welcome to the Shepherd School of Leadership

Top-notch university degree
Real world resume-worthy experience

Relationships to last a lifetime

Only 25% of the normal on-campus cost

Earn Your Degree

Choose from 15 different Bachelor’s degrees and 1 Associate degree through our partnership with Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s online program.


Be immersed in the innovative culture of Shepherd Church and learn from our pastoral staff and specialized seminar speakers.  Within four years you’ll move from shadowing to leading a team.


Grow Spiritually

Through staff-led discipleship classes, pastoral mentorship, staff prayer & worship experiences,
you will have an opportunity to grow like never before!

Mentoring, Guidance & Support

You matter to us. That’s why we’ll equip you with mentors, discipleship classes, and navigation through the financial aid & application process. We’ll even hook you up with a free host-home if needed.

form lasting friendships

You and your classmates will be a part of our Young Adult ministry and frequent student life activities. There will be numerous opportunities to visit attractions in the Columbus metro area along with team-building experiences. It’s about doing life together.

All For Only $10,000 A Year

You will walk away with a top-notch degree, real-world work experience, a strong faith foundation, solid network and lifelong friendships… all for about 25% of the cost of the same degree on-campus.

Email Jason States -  jstates@shepnaz.org