Theology and Ministry Major - Children's Ministry Concentration

B.A. degree program
Total hours required – 63

Base Courses in Bible (BI) Hours
2283 Introduction to Ministry (3) - SP 3
2713 History of Christianity (3) - F 3
3203 Systematic Biblical Doctrine (3) - F 3
3273 Children's Ministry (3) - SP* 3
3543 Family Ministry (3) - SP 3
3673 Communicating the Gospel (3) - F, SP 3
3763 The Restoration Movement in American Church History (3) - SP 3
3813 A Theology of the Church (3) - F 3
3823 Spiritual Formation for Ministry (3) - F, SP 3
4503 Old Testament Exegesis and Hermeneutics (3) - SP 3
4513 New testament Exegesis and Hermeneutics (3) - F 3
4553 Ministerial Care (3) - F 3
4793 Critical Introduction to the Bible (3) - F, SP 3
4973 Senior Seminar  (3) - F, SP 3

 

Base Courses in Theater (TH) Hours
3413 Creative Dramatics (3) - SP/Odd 3

 

 

 

 

Bible 4Dn3 Text Intensive Hours

Three sections (9 hours) of this course are required, including at least one Old Testament text and at least one New Testament text. 

4-6

 

Additional Coursework Hours
Three hours of BI 479V or two hours of BI 479V plus FS 3451  
  Base Courses in Bible (BI)  
479V  Internship in Ministry (2-3) 2-3
     
  Base Courses in Family and Consumer Sciences (FS)  
3451 Nursery School Practicum (1) 1

 

 

Additional Coursework Hours
Choose two of three courses:  
  Base Courses in Family and Consumer Sciences (FS)  
2413 Early Childhood Development (3) - F 3
4423 Development in Later Childhood (3) - SP (odd numbered years) 3
     
  Base Courses in Psychology (PS)  
3243 Human Development and Learning (3) - F, SP 3

 

 

Additional Coursework Hours
The General Education Language requirement must be satisfied with either Greek 1515, 1525, or Hebrew 1515, 1525.  
  Base Courses in Greek (GR)  
1515 Introduction to Greek I (5) - F, SP 5
1525 Introduction to Greek II (5) - F, SP 5
     
  Base Courses in Hebrew (HB)  
1515 Introduction to Hebrew I (5) - F*, SP* 5
1525 Introduction to Hebrew II (5) - F*, SP* 5

 

 A distributive minor is built into this major.

*Offered in alternate years