Curriculum

Year 1

  • A Guide to Seminary Writing (may test out at Orientation)
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life & Character 1: Introduction to Spiritual Formation
  • Old Testament Study 1
  • New Testament Study 1
  • Biblical Interpretation for Ministry
  • Foundations of Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Theology and Ethics of Congregational Life
  • The Church in Mission through History
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life & Character 2: Journey to Wholeness

Year 2

  • Critical Analysis in Theological Studies (not required but strongly recommended)
  • Old Testament Study 2
  • New Testament Study 2
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community
  • Systematic Theology and Ethics: Reign of God
  • Christian Renewal and Evangelism
  • Organizational Management and Leadership
  • Teaching the Faith
  • Nurturing Spiritual Life & Character 3: The Christian Leader
  • Theological Field Education (2 semesters)

Years 3 and 4

  • MA in International Development in CHSS
  • Electives in Palmer and/or CHSS