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You were created to make a difference.

Pursue Your Calling<br>
Pursue Your Calling

Discovery College, in partnership with Vanguard University host an instructional site on the church campus, and offers students affordable degree programs. During your time at Discovery College, you will not only gain practical ministry experience at Discovery Church, but you will also have the opportunity to pursue a degree from Vanguard University.

Ministry Practicums
Ministry Practicums

Our ministry practicums are what set Discovery College apart from your average college experience. Here, you will receive hands on ministry training and leadership development from one of the fastest growing churches in the nation. By building a solid biblical foundation combined with exciting leadership and ministry training with lots of hands-on opportunities to put what you learn into practice, this course sets you up to make a real difference in ministry and life.

Student Life
Student Life

Student Schedule

The day-to-day schedules are set up in a way to ensure the greatest achievable growth in the life of Discovery College students. Students have a weekly Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday schedule. Discovery College aims to not only equip students through higher education, but also through practical ministry experience.
Throughout the semester, Discovery College Students will participate in: hands on ministry within their selected ministry practicum, study hours, weekly outreaches, Discovery Staff chapels, mission trips, and Discovery College Family Nights.

Seven Practicums

Find Your Passion

Ministry training isn’t one-size fits all, and part of being successful is recognizing God’s individual plan for you. As part of our ministry training program, Discovery College students choose and serve in one of seven different practicum areas where they explore their passions and hone their talents in the living laboratory of Discovery Church.

Lead by Pastors Jason and Veronica Hanash

We are honored that you would consider Discovery College as a next step in your ministry journey. It has always been our passion to invest into the next generation and to raise leaders devoted to Jesus. We are committed to providing an educational and ministry experience that is designed to equip you to reach all that is possible in your calling.

We look forward to investing into your life and leadership and playing a part in the journey that God has prepared for your future!

Jason + Veronica Hanash

Contact Us

7013 White Ln, Bakersfield, CA


Phone: (661)368-1477