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Bachelor of Arts with Concentration in - Christian Education

PURPOSE

The Bachelor of Arts in Theology degree program is designed to prepare students for Christian ministries through a thorough knowledge of the Bible (including biblical languages), biblical theology, practical ministry training, biblical studies, and for graduate study.

OBJECTIVES

Upon completing this degree, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge and understanding of the Scripture.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of fundamentals of Christian Doctrine and theology.
  • Employ the principles of organization and administration related to the educational ministry of the church.
  • Employ a basic working knowledge of effective age-sensitive Bible teaching methods that incorporate all learning styles.

Traditional Degree Program

COURSES

General Education Courses

45 Credit Hours

<Sequenced Courses>
Communications  
EN 101 English Reading Skills 3
EN 201 English Composition I 3
EN 301 English Composition II 3
History  
HI 103 Origins of the Modern World: World History3
HI 202 United States History3
<Non-sequenced Courses> (Select 10 Courses)
GE 107 Introduction to Philosophy and Ethics* 3
GE 108 Introduction to Sociology 3
GE 110 College Algebra* 3
GE 112 Principles of Economics* 3
GE 113 Introduction to Computer 3
GE 205 Introduction to Information and Communications 3
GE 206 Introduction to Psychology 3
GE 209 Political Science 3
GE 215 Principles of Leadership 3
GE 302 Globalization 3
GE 303 Introduction to Anthropology 3
*required

Biblical Studies & Applied Theology Core Studies

30 Credit Hours

NT 101 Introduction to New Testament 3
OT 101 Introduction to Old Testament 3
NT 202 Life of Christ 3
OT 203 Pentateuch 3
TH 201 Bible Doctrines I 3
BS 301 Interpretation of the Bible 3
TH 301 Bible Doctrines II 3
OT 303 History of Israel 3
TH 401 Theology of Spiritual Life 3

Foundational Courses

15 Credit Hours

CH 201 Introduction to Church History 3
EV 201 Introduction to Evangelism 3
CO 301 Introduction to Counseling 3
CE 301 Introduction to Christian Education 3
CM 311 Introduction to Music Ministry 3

Concentration Courses

15 Credit Hours(Select 5 Courses)

CE 303 Christian Education for Youth3
CE 304 Christian Education for Children3
CE 305 Sunday School Ministry3
CE 407 Introduction to Principles of Teaching3
CE 408 History of Christian Education3
CE 416 Educational Administration and Management3
CE 425 Computer Applications in Education3
PT 452 Introduction to Educational Ministry3

Field Practicum

3 Credit Hours

FP 310 Field Practicum I 1
FP 311 Field Practicum II 1
FP 312 Field Practicum III 1

Capstone Course

3 Credit Hours

CP 490 Capstone 3

Free Electives

12 Credit Hours

Total

123 Credit Hours

Adult Degree Completion Program

COURSES

General Education Courses

36 Credit Hours

English Language/Communication: 3 credit hours
  -Includes courses in English Composition, writing, literature, speech, etc.

Social Sciences: 3 credit hours
  -Includes courses in Psychology, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, Cultural Anthropology, etc.

Humanities: 3 credit hours
  -Includes courses in Art, Music, Theater, Film, Literature, Philosophy, Ethics, etc.

Science/Math: 3 credit hours
 -Includes courses in Biology, Physics, Environmental Science, Math, Computer Science, Statistics, Accounting, etc.

History: 3 credit hours
  -Includes courses in American, Korean, World, Art History, etc.

General Studies Electives: 21 credit hours
  -Include courses in the areas listed above

Elective Courses

24 Credit Hours


Bible and Theology Courses

18 Credit Hours(Select 6 Courses)

NT 101 Introduction to New Testament3
OT 101 Introduction to Old Testament3
NT 202 Life of Christ3
OT 203 Pentateuch3
TH 201 Bible Doctrines Il3
BS 301 Interpretation of the Bible3
TH 301 Bible Doctrines II3
NT 303 Acts and Pauline Epistles3
OT 303 History of Israel3
TH 401 Theology of Spiritual Life3

Foundational Courses

12 Credit Hours(Select 4 Courses)

CH 201 Introduction to Church History3
EV 201 Introduction to Evangelism3
CO 301 Introduction to Counseling3
CE 301 Introduction to Christian Education3
CM 311 Introduction to Music Ministry3

Concentration Courses

15 Credit Hours(Select 5 Courses)

CE 303 Christian Education for Youth3
CE 304 Christian Education for Children3
CE 305 Sunday School Ministry3
CE 407 Introduction to Principles of Teaching3
CE 408 History of Christian Education3
CE 416 Educational Administration and Management3
CE 425 Computer Applications in Education3
PT 452 Introduction to Educational Ministry3

Field Practicum

3 Credit Hours

FP 310 Field Practicum I 1
FP 311 Field Practicum II 1
FP 312 Field Practicum III 1

Capstone Course

3 Credit Hours

CP 490 Capstone 3

Free Electives

12 Credit Hours

Total

123 Credit Hours

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851 Parr Rd, Wentzville, MO 63385
(636)327-4645
usa@midwest.edu
Copyright © 2015 Midwest University
Staff Login