Curriculum Overview

Course Number Course Name Credits
  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 Concentration
 
  Critical Analysis  
  Old Testament Study 2 or New Testament Study 2  
  Biblical Interpretation for Ministry  
  Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or 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 Concentration
 
  Old Testament Study 2 or New Testament Study 2  
  Foundations of Pastoral Care and Counseling  
  System Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or 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 & Theology Concentration
 
  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 & Public Policy Concentration
 
  Critical Analysis  
  Old Testament Study 2 or New Testament Study 2  
  Systematic Theology and Ethics: Vision of Community or Reign of God  
  Theology and Public Policy  
  Political and Public Theologies  
  Three Electives  
  Summative Requirements: Public Policy Internships  
  Total Credits 48