2020-2021 University Catalog

Christian Leadership, M.A.

Program of Studies

Required: 48 semester hours; minimum 2.5 GPA.

Spiritual Formation

SF 511Principles of Spiritual Formation I

2

Total Credit Hours:2

Bible

BIB 501Genesis through Song of Solomon

3

BIB 502Isaiah through Malachi

3

BIB 513Pauline & General Epistles

3

BIB 514Gospels, Acts, Revelation

3

BIB 509Biblical Interpretation

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Theology

TH 507Christian Theology I

4

TH 508Christian Theology II

4

Total Credit Hours:8

Cultural Engagement

IS 701Christian Theology and World Religions

3

 

IS 642Theology of Cultural Engagement

2

OR

IS 612Biblical Theology of Missions

2

Total Credit Hours:5

Pastoral

PM 605Biblical Leadership

2

PM 711Theology of Community and Ministry

2

PR 708Communication Skills for Ministry & Lab

4

MM 700Mentored Ministry-MACL

2

Total Credit Hours:10

Electives

Total Credit Hours:8

Total Credit Hours: 48

Click here to download recommended residential program layout.

Click here to download recommended online program layout.

Advanced Standing Option

For those students who qualify for advanced standing, up to 12 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 502Isaiah through Malachi

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

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

Master of Arts in Christian Leadership Emphasis Areas

Students have the opportunity to craft the emphasis of their degree. Multnomah Biblical Seminary offers courses in various disciplines. Students can choose the electives they feel best suit their call and ministry interests. Some electives you can choose from:

Christian Leadership and Counseling

CN 721Foundations in Biblical Counseling

2

CN 723Practicum Counseling

1

CN 724Marital Counseling

2

CN 726Crisis Counseling & Recovery Care

2

CN 728Growth & Development Through Life Stages

2

PM 608Ministry Management & Development

3

PM 626Youth Ministry Methods

2

PM 627Film, Theology & Ministry

2

PM 637Biblical Foundations for Family Ministry

3

PM 645Biblical Evangelism for the 21st Century

2

PM 707Dynamics of Ministry Mobilization

2

PM 734Conflict Resolution in the Church

2

Intercultural Studies

IS 604Cultural Anthropology

2

IS 607Cross-Cultural Communications

2

IS 612Biblical Theology of Missions

2

IS 642Theology of Cultural Engagement

2

Spiritual Formation

SF 512Principles of Spiritual Formation

2

SF 616Principles of Spiritual Formation III

2

SF 713Spiritual Warfare

2

SF 714Prayer

2

SF 740Guided Studies in Spiritual Formation

1

Bible / Theology

BIB 604Revelation

2

BIB 612Psalms

2

BIB 614Job

2

BIB 6152 Corinthians: Ministerial Integrity

2

BIB 6261 Corinthians: Problem Solving in Church

2

BIB 632Torah

2

BTH 633Methods in Biblical Theology

3

HTH 703Patristic and Medieval Theology

3

HTH 704Reformation and Post-Reformation Theology

3

HTH 715Traditions in Christian Spirituality

2

TH 614Gender and Sexuality in the Church and Culture

2

TH 642Apologetics Seminar

2

TH 717Contemporary Theology & Ethics

3

TH 722Studies in Ecclesiology

2

TH 742Colloquium in Christian Theology

3