Curriculum - MTS

REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL CONCENTRATIONS 

  • A Guide to Seminary Writing
  • Old Testament Study 1
  • New Testament Study 1
  • Church in Mission through History
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life and Character 1
  • Theology and Ethics of Congregational Life

GENERAL STUDIES

  • Critical Analysis
  • Old Testament Study 2 or New Testament Study 2
  • Biblical Interpretation for Ministry
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or Systematic Theology and Ethics: Reign of God
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life and Character 2
  • Christian World Mission or Church Renewal & Evangelism or Teaching the Faith
  • Two Electives
  • Summative Requirements: Summative Elective and Summative Project

CHRISTIAN COUNSELING

  • Old Testament Study 2 or New Testament Study 2
  • Foundations of Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or Systematic Theology and Ethics: Reign of God
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life and Character 2
  • Four Counseling Electives
  • Summative Requirements: Clinical Pastoral Education or Clinical Pastoral Care or Research Paper

BIBLICAL STUDIES AND THEOLOGY

  • Critical Analysis
  • Old Testament Study 2
  • New Testament Study 2
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Reign of God
  • New Testament Greek or Biblical Hebrew
  • Greek Exegesis or Hebrew Exegesis
  • One Bible or Theology Elective
  • Summative Requirements: Two of the following: Research Paper 1; Research Paper 2; Holy Land Course; Archaelogical Dig; Immersion Experience of Contextual Theological Inquiry

CHRISTIAN FAITH AND PUBLIC POLICY

  • Critical Analysis
  • Old Testament Sutdy 2 or New Testament Study 2
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or Systematic Theology and Ethics: Reign of God
  • Theology and Public Policy
  • Political and Public Theologies
  • Three Electives
  • Summative Requirements: Public Policy Internships