Bachelors Degree in Christian Ministry

REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELORS DEGREE IN CHRISTIAN MINISTRY
Core Christian Ministry Courses                 75 credit hours
General Education/Liberal Arts                   30 credit hours
Electives                                                           15 credit hours
Total Christian Ministry Credit Hours      120 credit hours

This course of study has been designed so that the full-time student completes 15 credit hours each semester which, if followed as outlined, will yield 30 credit hours each academic year.  Four academic years at 30 credit hours per year will yield the total 120 credit hours required to complete this program.

YEAR ONE FIRST SEMESTER
ENG101  English                                                                                  3 credit hours
MAT100  Consumer Math and Finance                                            3 credit hours
SPH110   Speech Communications                                                    3 credit hours
HEA101  Health Issues, PE or Recreation                                        3 credit hours
PSY110    General Psychology I                                                         3 credit hours
Social Sciences Electives (Or Choice of one)
BIB113     Biblical Counseling                                                            3 credit hours
MIN115   Marriage and the Family                                                  3 credit hours
MIN118  Principles of Witnessing                                                    3 credit hours                          
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR ONE SECOND SEMESTER
ENG111 English Composition                                                          3 credit hours
MAT101 Personal Stewardship                                                         3 credit hours
BIB111 Old Testament Survey                                                           3 credit hours
CIS100 Introduction to Computers                                                  3 credit hours
Social Sciences Electives (Choice of one)
Prerequisite:  General Psy I is required before taking Gen Psy II
PSY111 General Psychology II                                                          3 credit hours
MIN115 Marriage and the Family                                                    3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR TWO FIRST SEMESTER
BIB121  New Testament Survey                                                3 credit hours
BIB221 The Pentateuch                                                                       3 credit hours
HIS210 Church History                                                                      3 credit hours
WOR202 Worshipping Experience                                                   3 credit hours
Electives (Choice of one)
MIS201 Missions and Outreach                                                         3 credit hours
PPW201 Principles of Prayer, Praise, & Worship                           3 credit hours
BIB260 The Gospels                                                                             3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR TWO SECOND SEMESTER
THE220 Examining Cults/Occults                                                     3 credit hours
THE230 Systematic Theology                                                             3 credit hours
THE233 Gifts and Ministries of the Holy Spirit                               3 credit hours
 Electives (Or Choice of two)
MIN221  Developing Christian Leaders                                           3 credit hours
BIB240  The Book of Acts                                                                    3 credit hours
BIB245 The Book of Galations                                                            3 credit hours
BIB255  The Book of Ephesians                                                          3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR THREE FIRST SEMESTER
MIN310 Homiletics I                                                                            3 credit hours
BIB 327 General Epistles (James-Jude)                                              3 credit hours
BIB 330 Life and Ministry of Jesus                                                     3 credit hours
Ministry Practicum:
MIN300 Prison Ministry                                                                     3 credit hours
Elective: (Choice of one)
BIB326 The Book of Hebrews                                                             3 credit hours
BIB335 The Book of Joshua                                                                 3 credit hours
BIB300 Biblical Greek Interpretation of Philippians                       3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR THREE SECOND SEMESTER
BIB319 Eschatology                                                                              3 credit hours
MIN320 Homiletics II                                                                          3 credit hours
BIB322 Major & Minor Prophets                                                        3 credit hours
Ministry Practicum:
MIN 305 Youth Ministry                                                                     3 credit hours
Elective: (Choice of one)
BIB302 Biblical Greek Interpretation of Colossians                      3 credit hours                                                        BIB350 Pauline Epistles                                                                    3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours


YEAR FOUR FIRST SEMESTER
MIN401 Foundations of Teaching                                                     3 credit hours
MIN411 The Call of God/ Ministerial Ethics                                   3 credit hours
MIN410 Reality of the Spirit World                                                  3 credit hours
THE400 Hermeneutics I                                                                     3 credit hours
Ministry Practicum:
MIN405 Urban Ministry                                                                     3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours

YEAR FOUR SECOND SEMESTER
THE410 Hermeneutics II                                                                    3 credit hours
MIN412 Apologetics                                                                           3 credit hours
THE420 Elements of a Biblical Worldview                                     3 credit hours
BIB 420 Book of Matthew I                                                                3 credit hours
Electives:
PSY 433 Pastoral Counseling                                                            3 credit hours                                                          MIN400 Evangelism                                                                           3 credit hours                                                           Total Credit Hours: 15 credit hours