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Curriculum

Certificate Core & Emphases (26 Total Credits)

Core (12 credits)
BIB 501* (4) Genesis through Song of Solomon
BIB 504* (4) Gospels, Hebrews through Revelation
TH 507* (4) Christian Theology I

Bible* (14 credits) 
BIB 502 (3) Isaiah through Malachi   
BIB 503 (4) Acts, Pauline Epistles     
BIB 509 (3) Biblical Interpretation
   
Electives (4)

Cultural Engagement (14 credits)

IS 642 (2) Theology of Cultural Engagement
IS 701 (3) Christian Theology & World Religions
TH 707 (3) Evangelical Christianity & the American Experience
HTH 804 (2) Historical Theology Seminar: Incarnation
Electives (4)   

Intercultural Studies* (14 credits) 
IS 604 (2) Cultural Anthropology 
IS 607 (2) Cross-cultural Communication
IS 610 Perspectives OR   
IS 612 (2) Biblical Theology of Missions  
IS 642 (2) Theology of Cultural Engagement
Electives (6)   

Ministry Leadership (14 credits)
PM 605 (2) Biblical Leadership
PM 608 (2) Ministry Management & Development
PM 734 (2) Conflict Resolution in the Church
PR 708 (4) Communications Skills for Ministry/Lab
Electives (4)

Pastoral Counseling (14 credits)  
CN 721/723 (3) Foundations in Biblical Counseling/Lab
CN 724 (2) Marital Counseling
CN 726 (2) Crisis Counseling
CN 727 (2) Conflicted Families: Theories & Strategies
Electives (5)

Preaching (14 credits)   

PR 611 (2) Foundations in Homiletics   
PR 716 (2) Preaching Epistolary Literature  
PR 735 (2) Preaching Narrative Literature  
PR 736 (2) Advanced Homiletics 
Electives (6) 
 
Spiritual Formation (14 credits)
SF 511 (2) Principles of Spiritual Formation I
SF 512 (2) Principles of Spiritual Formation II

SF 713 (2) Spiritual Warfare
SF 714 (2) Prayer
Electives (6)

Theology* (14 credits)
TH 508 (4) Christian Theology II 
TH 628 (2) Contemporary Theologies
TH 642 (2) Apologetics Seminar
TH 722 (2) Studies in Ecclesiology
Electives (4)

Courses in bold are offered in an online format.
Electives are not restricted to the emphasis area and may be taken at any time in the program.
*These courses/emphases can be taken as audit courses for the Church Enrichment Program.