Major

Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Ministry Major

Major Overview

The Pastoral Ministry major is intended for those students who have a calling to vocational pastoral ministry. Students earning this major take courses in preaching, church planting or revitalization, and pastoral counseling. This major will qualify a student to pursue a variety of courses in the graduate program, including the Master of Divinity.

Pastoral Ministry Major (24 hours)

Course

Credits

Intro to Preaching

OR

Intro to Teaching

3

OR

3

Intro to Ministry

3

Preaching Lab

OR

Teaching Lab

3

OR

3

Worship Perspectives

3

Church Leadership and Administration

3

3 of the following:

Special Topics in Pastoral Ministry

3

Educational Ministries in the Local Church

3

Urban Church Planting

3

Christian Life Development

3

Principles and Practices of Missions

3

Psychology of Religion

3

Using Technology in the Local Church

3

Church Planting

3

Church Revitalization

3

Ministry through Life Crises

3

Foundations of Discipleship

3

Organizational Psychology

3

OT Studies

3

NT Studies

3

OT Interpretation

3

NT Interpretation

3