Bible and Textual Interpretation (8 credit hours)

  • BTI 503 – Old Testament Genre (3)
  • BTI 504 – New Testament Genre (3)
  • BTI 570 – Integrative Project: Exploring the Future (2)

Counseling Studies (10 credit hours; 12 for Interdisciplinary Track)

  • CSL 509 – Multicultural Perspectives (2)
  • CSL 527 – Faith, Hope, and Love (2)
  • CSL 528 – Interpersonal Foundations (2)
  • CSL 551 – First-Year Practicum Part I  (1)
  • CSL 552 – First-Year Practicum Part II (1)
  • Choose 2 credit hours from the following; Interdisciplinary Track must take all 4:
    • CSL 510 – Human Growth and Development (2)
    • CSL 517 –  Marriage and Family (2)

Spiritual Formation and Direction (2 credit hours)

  • Choose 2 credit hours from the following:
    • SFD 501 – Prayer I (1)
    • SFD 502 – Readings in Christian Spirituality (1)
    • SFD 503 – The Art of Spiritual Direction (1)
    • SFD 504 – Spirituality and Sabbath (2)
    • SFD 513 – Care of the Soul and the Call to Sacred Activism (1)
    • SFD 526 – Celtic Spirituality (1)
    • SFD 575 – Special Topics (if available) (1)
    • SFD 601 – Spiritual Formation (2)

Theology and Cultural Engagement (13 credit hours; 15 for Interdisciplinary Track)

  • TCE 508 – Theology I: God, Humanity, & Christ (2)
  • TCE 509 – Theology II: Spirit, Church, and Last Things (2)
  • TCE 513 – Advanced Seminar (Track specific) (2)
  • TCE 517 – Cultural Identity and Locatedness (2)
  • TCE 517R – First Year Reading Group (1)
  • Choose 4 credit hours from the following; Interdisciplinary Track must take all 6:
    • TCE 504 – Philosophy I (2)
    • TCE 505 – Philosophy II (2)
    • TCE 508R – Theology I Reading Group (1)
    • TCE 509R – Theology II Reading Group (1)

Theology, Imagination, & The Arts Track Electives (16)

  • Choose 10 credit hours from the following departmental electives:
    • SFD 504 – Spirituality and the Sabbath (2)
    • SFD 521 – The Artist’s Way (2)
    • SFD 522 – C.S. Lewis: Theological Perspectives for Spiritual Formation (2)
    • SFD 523 – Spirituality and the Arts (2)
    • TCE 501 – Theories of Culture (2)
    • TCE 511 – Theology and the Artistic Impulse (2)
    • TCE 515 – Beauty, Brokenness, and the Cross (2)
    • TCE 528 – Biblical Theology (3)
  • Choose 6 additional credit hours from any division for general electives.

Global & Social Partnership Track Electives (16)

  • Choose 10 credit hours from the following departmental electives:
    • BTI 521 – Using the Bible in Social Injustice and Transformation (2)
    • DVA 503 – Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Violence (2)
    • RLM 510 – Leadership I (2)
    • RLM 511 – Leadership II (2)
    • RLM 512 – Leadership III (2)
    • RLM 520 – Developing Intercultural Competency (2)
    • SFD 513 – Care of the Soul and Call to Sacred Activism (1)
    • TCE 501 – Theories of Culture (2)
    • TCE 502 – Mission in a Global Context (2)
    • TCE 503 – Our Religious Impulse (2)
    • TCE 512 – Essential Community (3)
  • Choose 6 additional credit hours from any division for general electives.

Interdisciplinary Track Electives (12)

  • Choose 12 credit hours to cultivate and guide the development of your field of study by taking courses in any division, including:
    • Bible and Textual Interpretation (BTI)
    • Counseling Studies (CSL)
    • Domestic Violence Advocacy (DVA)
    • Spiritual Formation and Direction (SFD)
    • Relational Leadership and Ministry Practice (RLM)
    • Theology and Cultural Engagement (TCE)

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