Curriculum

Degree Plan
Fall First Year
  • COVG 7001 Covenant Group
  • THEO 7340 Intro to Scriptures
  • THEO 7343 Introduction to Christian History
  • THEO 7345 Intro to Christian Theology
  • LEAD 7301 Leadership for Ministry or PAST 7330 Introduction to Pastoral Care
12 hours
Spring First Year
  • COVG 7002 Covenant Group 2
  • THEO 7370 Christian Scriptures 1
  • THEO 7360 Christian Texts and Traditions 1
  • THEO 7316 Christian Worship
  • THEO 7396 Baptist Identity
12 hours
Summer First Year
  • THEO 7361 Christian Texts and Traditions 2
3 hours
Fall Second Year
  • SWO 5121 Intro to the Prof.--Dual Degree
  • COVG 7003 Covenant Group 3 THEO 7372 Christian Scriptures 2
  • THEO 7371 Christian Scriptures 3
  • THEO 7362 Christian Texts and Traditions 3
  • WOCW 7385 Christian World Mission
13 hours
Spring Second Year
  • SWO 5122 Intro to the Prof.--Dual Degree II
  • COVG 7004 Covenant Group 4
  • THEO 7373 Christian Scriptures 4
  • PRCH 7316 Preaching 1
  • THEO 7382 Constructive Theology
  • PRTH 7391 Integrative Seminar
13 hours
Fall Third Year
  • SWO 5561 Practice with Individuals and Families
  • SWO 5362 Practice with Groups
  • SWO 5491 Foundation Internship I
  • MENT 7V00 Mentoring
18 hours
Spring Third Year
  • SWO 5381 Research for Practice
  • SWO 5463 Practice with Communities and Organizations
  • SWO 5322 Social Policy for SWO Practice
  • SWO 5492 Foundation Internship II
  • MENT 7V00 Mentoring
19 hours
Fall Fourth Year
  • SWO 5573 Advanced Practice: Health or
  • SWO 5574 Advanced Practice: Families or
  • SWO 5575 Advanced Practice: Community Practice
  • SWO 5323 Administrative Practice in Social Work
  • SWO 5333 Human Wellness & Health Care or
  • SWO 5334 Children & Families or
  • SWO 5335 Frameworks & Perspectives for Community Practice
  • SWO 5182 Research Seminar
  • SWO 5190 Intro Advanced Internship III
13 hours
Spring Fourth Year
  • SWO 5790 Advanced Internship III
  • SWO 5383 Research Project
  • SWO 5398 Capstone
13 hours
Social Work Elective (any semester) 6 hours
Total hours
  • M.Div. hours --- 62 hours
  • M.S.W. hours --- 60 hours
  • 6 hours of M.Div. coursework will count for M.S.W. total
  • Advanced Standing M.S.W. required coursework --- 35 hours
  • Actual non-repeating hours taken: 35 hours M.S.W. + 76 hours M.Div --- 111 hours
122 hours
Satisfactory completion of 200 Lifelong Learning Units
Satisfactory academic progress