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Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry

Course Requirements

General Education Requirements(49 credits)
Biblical Worldview: Regent Cornerstone and Capstone (6 credits)
GENE 100 The Making of the Christian Mind (3 credits)
GENE 402 The Making of a Christian Leader (3 credits)
Biblical Worldview: Christian Foundations (9 credits)
BIBL 103 Old Testament Studies (3 credits)
BIBL 104 New Testament Studies (3 credits)
BIBL 111 Introduction to Christian History and thought (3 credits)
Written and Oral Communication (6 credits)
COMM 110 Public Speaking (3 credits)
ENGL 101 English Composition (3 credits)
Critical Thinking and Analysis (6 credits)
ENGL 102 Research and Academic Writing (3 credits)
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy (3 credits)
Quantitative and Scientific Literacy (7-8 Credits)
Mathematics (3-4 credits)
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Math 101 Mathematics for Liberal Arts (3 credits)
Math 102 College Algebra (3 credits)
Math 201 Statistics (3 credits)
Math 211 Calculus (4 credits)
Math 220 Discrete Mathematics (3 credits)
Natural Sciences (4 credits)
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BIOL 101 Introduction to Biology with Lab (4 credits)
BIOL 102 Human Biology with Lab (4 credits)
EASC 101 Introduction to Earth Science with Lab (4 credits)
Cultural Perspective (15-16 credits)
Global Studies (3 credits)
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GEOG 101 World Geography (3 credits)
HIST 101 Western Civilization I (3 credits)
HIST 102 Western Civilization II (3 credits)
HIST 211 World History I (3 credits)
HIST 212 World History II (3 credits)
SPAN 101 Introductory Spanish I (4 credits)
SPAN 102 Introductory Spanish II (4 credits)
SPAN 210 Intermediate Spanish I (3 credits)
SPAN 211 Intermediate Spanish I (3 credits)
Literature (3 credits)
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ENGL 205 Literature of the Western World (3 credits)
ENGL 377 Shakespeare (3 credits)
Economics (3 credits)
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ECON 101 Introduction to Economics (3 credits)
ECON 120 Microeconomics (3 credits)
Arts (3 credits)
GENE 200 Art and Culture (3 credits)
U.S. History (3 credits)
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HIST 201 U.S. History I (to 1877) (3 credits)
HIST 202 U.S. History II (from 1877) (3 credits)
Total General Education Credits Required: (49 credits)

Please note: the information shown on these pages is for general reference only. Please refer to the academic catalog in effect at the time of your admission for specific requirements related to general education and other academic programs.

Christian Ministry Core Requirements (42 credits)
BIBL 206 Spiritual Formation (3)
BIBL 240 Studying and Teaching the Bible (3)
BIBL 320 Ministry Communication Skills (3)
BIBL 331 Systematic Theology I (3)
BIBL 332 Systematic Theology II (3)
BIBL 401 Christian Ministry (3)
BIBL 410 Christian Discipleship (3)
BIBL 485 Senior Seminar (3) [our capstone course] (3)
BIBL 260
BIBL 261
BIBL 467
HIST 372
Plus 3 credits of Church History from the following list:
Church History I (3)
Church History II (3)
American Church History (3)
History of Global Christianity (3)
(3)
BIBL 210
BIBL 250
BIBL 313
BIBL 315
BIBL 317
BIBL 314
BIBL 316
BIBL 318
Plus 6 credits of Biblical Studies courses from the following list:
Biblical Background and Interpretation (3)
Mission and Message of Jesus (3)
Study of the Prophets (3)
Wisdom Literature (3)
Psalms (3)
Pauline Literature (3)
Acts of the Apostles (3)
General Epistles (3)
(6)
BIBL 230
BIBL 301
BIBL 307
BIBL 321
BIBL 340
BIBL 360
BIBL 370
BIBL 430
BIBL 440
BIBL 460
BIBL 470
BIBL 495
Plus 9 credits of Christian Ministry electives from the following list:
Theological Writing and Research (3)
Apologetics (3)
Worldviews (3)
Youth Evangelism and Discipleship (3)
World Religions and Cultures (3)
Contemporary Issues in the Church (3)
Contemporary American Cults (3)
Christian Ethics (3)
Christian Missions (3)
Practical Evangelism (3)
Coaching and Mentoring (3)
Internship (3)
(9)
Electives (29 credits)
Elective credits can be taken in any discipline (100-400 college-level courses)
Total Degree Hours: 120