Bible and Textual Interpretation (22 credit hours)

  • BTI 502 – Reading Practices: Engaging the Biblical Text (2)
  • BTI 503 – Old Testament Genre (3)
  • BTI 504 – Tell Me the Stories of Jesus: A New Testament Survey (3)
  • BTI 511 – Introduction to Biblical Languages I: Hebrew (3)
  • BTI 512 – Introduction to Biblical Languages II: Greek (2)
  • BTI 530 – Textual Synthesis I: Book of Ruth (2)
  • BTI 535 — Gospel of Mark (2)
  • BTI 540 – Textual Synthesis II: Book of Galatians (2)
  • BTI 570 – Integrative Project: Exploring the Future (3)

Counseling Studies (10 credit hours)

  • CSL 509 — Multicultural Perspectives (2)
  • CSL 517 – Marriage and Family (2)
  • CSL 527 – Faith, Hope, and Love: Ultimate Relational Concerns (2)
  • CSL 528 – Interpersonal Foundations (2)
  • CSL 551 – First-Year Practicum Part I  (1)
  • CSL 552 – First-Year Practicum Part II (1)

Relational Leadership and Ministry Practice (13 credit hours)

  • RLM 503 – Life Together I: Ancient-Future Focus for Church & Worship (2)
  • RLM 504 – Life Together II: Relational Ethics for Church & Leadership (2)
  • RLM 505 – Homiletics: Crafting Transformational Moments (2)
  • RLM 510 – Leadership (3)
  • RLM 520 – Being the Word on the Street: Developing Intercultural Competency in Pastoral Care in a Complex and Diverse Setting (2)
  • RLM 530 – Divinity Practicum II (1)
  • RLM 531 – Divinity Practicum III (1)

Spiritual Formation & Development (2 credit hours)

  • SFD 601 – Spiritual Formation: Prayer, Practice, & Presence (2)

Theology and Cultural Engagement (25 credit hours)

  • TCE 501 – Critical Social Theory: Bridging Church & Community (2)
  • TCE 502 – Mission as Faithful Presence (2)
  • TCE 503 – Our Religious Impulse (2)
  • TCE 506 – Church History I: Jesus to Renaissance (3)
  • TCE 507 – Church History II: Enlightenment to Present (3)
  • TCE 508 – Theology I: God, Humanity, & Christ (2)
  • TCE 508R — Theology I: Reading Group
  • TCE 509 – Theology II: Spirit, Church, and Last Things (2)
  • TCE 509R — Theology II: Reading Group
  • TCE 510 – Word & Sacrament: Theology of Spiritual Formation (2)
  • TCE 517 – Cultural Identity & Locatedness (2)
  • TCE 517R — First Year Reading Group
  • TCE 528 – Biblical Theology, Narrative, & Social Ethics (3)

Programatic Electives (6 credit hours)

Choose two credits from the following:

  • TCE 511  — Theology & the Artistic Impulse (2)
  • TCE 513 — Advanced Seminar (2)
  • TCE 515 — Beauty, Brokenness, and The Cross (2)
  • TCE 520 — Philosophy & Theological Thought (2)

Choose two credits from the following:

  • BTI 522 — Feminist/Womanist Biblical Hermeneutics (2)
  • BTI 523 — Post-Colonial Theory & Biblical Hermeneutics (2)
  • BTI 534 — Advanced Seminar (2)

Choose two credits from the following:

  • CSL 510 — Human Growth & Development (2)
  • RLM 512 — Leadership in Organizations: Living Systems (2)
  • RLM 575B — Pastoral Counseling: Special Topics (2)
  • RLM 575B — Contextual Church Studies: Special Topics (2)
  • SFD 522 — C.S. Lewis (2)

General Electives (4 credits)

May be chosen from any division (BTI, CSL, DVA, RLM, SFD, or TCE)

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