Curriculum

DEGREE PLAN
I. Minimum Requirement 48 hours
II. Minimum residence requirement 48 hourse
III. Grade Point Average
Minimum of 2.00 or "C" overall and minimum of "C" or 2.00 in all core courses.
IV. Course Requirements
Introductory Courses*
  • THEO 7340 Introduction to Christian Scriptures
  • THEO 7343 Introduction to Christian History
  • THEO 7345 Introduction to Christian Theology
9 hours
Christian Scriptures
  • THEO 7370 Christian Scriptures 1
  • THEO 7372 Christian Scriptures 2
  • THEO 7371 Christian Scriptures 3
  • THEO 7373 Christian Scriptures 4
12 hours
Christian Texts and Traditions
  • THEO 7360 Christian Texts and Traditions 1
  • THEO 7361 Christian Texts and Traditions 2
  • THEO 7362 Christian Texts and Traditions 3
  • MSSN 7385 Christian World Mission
  • THEO 7396 The Baptist Identity
12 hours
Electives
Students must select either:
  • 3 courses selected from chosen concentration
  • OR
  • 1 Biblical studies course
  • 1 Theological studies course
  • 1 free elective
9 hours
Summative Evaluation
  • THEO 7382 Constructive Theology
3 hours
V. Satisfactory Completion of 132 Lifelong Learning Units
VI. Covenant Groups - 4 Semesters
VII. Satisfactory Academic Progress
* These are required courses; however, based upon previous academic experience, students may petition to waive these courses. Students not taking these courses must substitute electives in corresponding areas under advisement.