Bruce Jackson
Program Director, Doctor of Ministry Degree

Dr. Bruce Jackson has received formal education from Taylor University (BA) and Wheaton Graduate School (MA). He has also received degrees from Duquesne University (MA) in Spiritual Formation from Adrien Van Kaam and a D.Min degree from Bakke Graduate School in Transformational Leadership. 

He has taught for Geneva College in their degree completion program and in Bakke Graduate School as an adjunct professor. He has lead workshops in multiple settings in the United States, Japan, India, and Africa. He has led workshops for many national conferences such as Christian Community Development Association, Christian Community Health Fellowship, Global Missions Health Conference, and Christian and Missionary Church National Council.

He has been involved in counseling and spiritual direction for over 30 years in churches and community-based settings. He served at a church in Pittsburgh as Assistant Pastor in Community Development for 20 years, Executive Director of Northside Community Health Center, Executive Director of Christian Community Health Fellowship, and Associate Director of ReWire. Recently he assumed Director of D.Min. at Bakke Graduate University.


  • DMin, Bakke Graduate University, Seattle, WA

  • MA, Wheaton Graduate School, Wheaton, IL

  • MA, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

  • BA, Taylor University, Upland, IN