2020-2021 University Catalog

Applied Theology, M.A.

Program of Studies

Required: 42 semester hours; minimum 3.0 GPA.

Framework Studies

BIB 501Genesis through Song of Solomon

3

 

BIB 513Pauline & General Epistles

3

OR

BIB 514Gospels, Acts, Revelation

3

 

BIB 509Biblical Interpretation

3

 

TH 507Christian Theology I

4

OR

TH 508Christian Theology II

4

 

SF 511Principles of Spiritual Formation I

2

Electives

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Ministry Development Studies

Select one ministry area below:

Total Credit Hours:24

Affective Spirituality track

MDM 612SKnowing God and Self

3

MDM 613SKnowing God and Self Forum

1

MDM 614SThe History of Christian Spirituality

3

MDM 615SThe History of Christian Spirituality Forum

1

MDM 622SThe Role of the Spirit in Christian Formation

3

MDM 623SSpiritual Theology Forum

1

MDM 624SFollowing Christ in a Life of Love

3

MDM 625SFollowing Christ in a Life of Love Forum

1

MDM 632SChristian Transformation in Community

3

MDM 633SChristian Transformation in Community Forum

1

MDM 634SIntegrated Spirituality

3

MDM 635SIntegrated Spirituality Forum

1

Total Credit Hours:24

Contextual Leadership track

MDM 612MFraming Missiology: Gospel Between Church and Culture

3

MDM 613MFraming Missiology Forum

1

MDM 614MCulture Exegesis: Semiotics & Redemptive Cultural Windows for Biblical Mission

3

MDM 615MCultural Exegesis Forum

1

MDM 622MFraming Ecclesiology: Leading People into the Gospel

3

MDM 623MFraming Ecclesiology Forum

1

MDM 624MCreating Vision: Spiritual Formation that Moves People into Culture

3

MDM 625MCreating Vision Forum

1

MDM 632MFraming Leadership: Communicating Vision from Theological Foundation

3

MDM 633MFraming Leadership Forum

1

MDM 634MSpiritual Formation of the Leader: Leading into Wholeness in the Mission of God

3

MDM 635MSpiritual Formation Forum

1

Total Credit Hours:24

Cross-Cultural Engagement track

MDM 612CTheology & Practice of Cross-Cultural Engagement

3

MDM 613CCross-Cultural Engagement Forum

1

MDM 614CTheology & Practice of Cross-Cultural Literacy

3

MDM 615CCross-Cultural Literacy Forum

1

MDM 622CTheology & Practice of Cross-Cultural Christian Unity

3

MDM 623CCross-Cultural Christian Unity Forum

1

MDM 624CTheology & Practice of Cross-Cultural Diplomacy

3

MDM 625CCross-Cultural Diplomacy Forum

1

MDM 632CTheology & Practice of Cross-Cultural Advocacy

3

MDM 633CCross-Cultural Advocacy Forum

1

MDM 634CTheology & Practice of Christ's Counter-Cultural Kingdom

3

MDM 635CChrist's Counter-Cultural Kingdom Forum

1

Total Credit Hours:24

Global Evangelism Track

MDM 612GThe Theology of the Evangelist and Evangelism

3

MDM 613GThe Theology of the Evangelist and Evangelism Forum

1

MDM 614GThe Evangelist as Communicator

3

MDM 615GThe Evangelist as Communicator Forum

1

MDM 622GEvangelist as Apologist & Contemporary Issues

3

MDM 623GEvangelist as Apologist & Contemporary Issues Forum

1

MDM 624GThe Evangelist as Equipper

3

MDM 625GThe Evangelist as Equipper Forum

1

MDM 632GThe Evangelist in a Historical Context

3

MDM 633GThe Evangelist in a Historical Context Forum

1

MDM 634GThe Evangelist as Leader

3

MDM 635GThe Evangelist as Leader Forum

1

Total Credit Hours:24

Advanced Standing Option

For those students who qualify for advanced standing, up to 10 credits may be waived with credit. See process for “Advanced Standing – Waiver of Course and Credit”.

Courses which are eligible for waiver are as follows:

BIB 501Genesis through Song of Solomon

3

BIB 513Pauline & General Epistles

3

BIB 514Gospels, Acts, Revelation

3

BIB 509Biblical Interpretation

3

TH 507Christian Theology I

4

TH 508Christian Theology II

4

Students must complete the waiver of course and credit process prior to the start of their second semester of enrollment.