The Salvation Army Colleges
The College for Officer Training is part of a worldwide organization dedicated to proclaiming the good news of Jesus Christ and serving the basic needs of humanity. The college's mission is to develop men and women in knowledge, skills, spirit and character to be able to sustain and advance the mission of The Salvation Army as officers throughout the United States.
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Candidates for officership undergo an intensive, two-year course in residence at Salvation Army colleges. The curriculum combines theory and field practice, including Salvation Army doctrine, sociology and social work, psychology, Salvation Army regulations, homiletics, public speaking, Bible studies, church history, composition, community relations, business administration, accounting, and vocal and instrumental music.