Degree Plan

Master of Divinity

The PURPOSE of the Master of Divinity program is to offer core and advanced graduate-level education for professional ministry leadership.

The MDiv curriculum integrates an in-depth study of the Bible
with the standard historical, theological and practical disciplines critical to developing professional skills for ministry in the 21st century.

Master of Divinity
CORE Courses (Required)
Hours
Hermeneutics
BSM 501: Bible Study Methods − Esther, Obadiah, Mark
3
Languages and Culture
GRK 501: Greek Language I − Jude, 2 and 3 John
GRK 502: Greek Language II − 1 Peter
GRK 503: Greek Exegesis − Gospel of Luke 
HEB 501: Hebrew Language and Culture I − Jonah, Nahum
HEB 502: Hebrew Language and Culture II − Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi
HEB 503: Hebrew Exegesis −  Habakkuk
3
3
3
3
3
3
History and Theology
THE 501: Theology I − Genesis
THE 502: Theology II − Romans, Hebrews
THE 503: Theology III − 1 & 2 Corinthians, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus
THE 504: Theology IV − Joel, Daniel, 2 Peter, Revelation
THE 510: Church History − Acts
THE 520: Biblical Archaeology − Judges
3
3
3
3
3
3
Missions and Evangelism
APO 501: Apologetics I − Proverbs, James, 1 John
MIS 502: Missions II − Hosea, Amos, Micah, Zephaniah (Anthropology)
MIS 503: Discipleship, Evangelism and Church Planting − Deuteronomy, Galatians
3
3
3
Pastoral Leadership
PAS 501: Pastor-Shepherd I − Job, Jeremiah, Lamentations
PAS 502: Pastor-Shepherd II − Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon
PAS 511: Pastor-Leader I − Ruth, 1 and 2 Samuel, 1 and 2 Kings
PAS 512: Pastor-Leader II − Joshua, Ezra, Nehemiah
3
3
3
3
Preaching and Teaching
PRE 501: Expository Preaching and Teaching I − Isaiah
PRE 502: Expository Preaching and Teaching II − 1 and 2 Thessalonians
3
3
Spiritual Formation and Ministry
PRA 501: Prayer and Worship I − Leviticus, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Psalms
SFM 500: Spiritual Formation and Ministry − Bible Panorama
SFM 501: Spiritual Formation and Ministry I − Exodus, Numbers, Matthew
SFM 505: Spiritual Formation and Ministry V − Song of Songs, Ecclesiastes (Career Placement)
SFM 506: Spiritual Formation and Ministry VI − Ezekiel, Gospel of John
3
3
3
3
3
Capstone
CAP 590: Capstone
CORE Hours =
3
84
ELECTIVE Courses (additional options available)
Hours
ANE 501: Ancient Near Eastern Cultures − Ezra 4-6, Daniel 2-7 (Aramaic)
THE 511: Church History II − (incorporates Holy Land Study Tour)
MIS 501: Missions I − Perspectives on the World Christian Movement
3
3
3
Master of Divinity = 28 CORE Courses (84-credit hours)
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- Nehemiah 8:8

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