Curriculum

Level One Courses

ACD001 Writing for Success 1
CM001 Spiritual Care Giving
CM006 Spiritual Disciplines and Formation
CM007 Christian Leadership
B001 The Pentateuch
B002 The Hebrew Prophets
B003 Christian Foundations 1: The Life & Ministry of Jesus
B004 Christian Foundations 2: The Witness of the Early Church
 

Level Two Courses

B005 Biblical Interpretation (Prerequisites B001, B002, B003, B004) (Core)
B006 Old Testament Theology (Prerequisites B001, B002, B003, B004) (Core)
B007 New Testament Theology (Prerequisites B001, B002, B003, B004) (Core)
CM004 Homiletics (Prerequisites B001, B002, B003, B004)
CTM001 The Story of the Church (Prerequisites B005, B006, B007)
CTM003 Basic Theology Part 1 (Prerequisites B005, B006, B007)
CTM004 Basic Theology Part 2 (Prerequisites B005, B006, B007)
CTM007 Introduction to Pastoral Theology (Prerequisites:CTM003; CTM004)
CM002 Conflict Resolution
CM004 Homiletics (Prerequisites CTM001, CTM002, CTM003, CTM004)
CM003 Basic Christian Counseling
CM005 Worship (Prerequisites CTM001, CM006, CM007)

Level Three Courses

CTM005 The Nature and Mission of the Church (Prerequisites B005, B006, B007)
CTM008 Pastoral Theology (Prerequisites CTM003, CTM004, CTM007 *Priscilla Institute Only*
CM010 Supervised Pastoral Ministry Internship *
CTM002 Community-Focused Ministry
CTM006 Christian Ethics for Christian Leaders

IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING DIPLOMA OF PASTORAL STUDIES

CM010 Supervised Pastoral Ministry Internship may be waived if the student is already ordained or licensed by a recognized church body and can produce documentation to confirm such ordination or licensing and is functioning in a pastoral role.  In addition, all candidates for the Diploma of Pastoral Studies must complete a "fitness for ministry" evaluation in the first year.  The student's senior pastor, bishop, or other competent church official must complete this.  This requirement will be waived if the student is already ordained or licensed by a recognized church body and can produce documentation to confirm such ordination or licensing and is functioning in a pastoral role.