Academic Catalog 2010-2011 
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Academic Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theology Major

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Students who major in Theology become perceptive, critical readers of the biblical text and of theological literature. They are able to interpret the Bible for themselves and for others confidently. The major provides a foundation for seminary or graduate studies, and based on the minor, for various entry-level ministry, missions, education, and social service opportunities.

The Theology Major requires completion of the following 128 credits:
General Education (57 credit hours)
Major Core (39 credit hours)
Electives (32 credit hours)

General Education Requirements (57 credit hours)

Communication (12 credit hours)

Take each of the following four courses:

Arts and Humanities (9 credit hours)

Take one course from each of the following three academic disciplines:

Philosophy (3 credit hours)

Fine Arts (3 credit hours)

Choose one course from the following:

Integrative Studies (3 credit hours)

* Please see the First- Year Integration (FYI)  page for specific information about this required course.

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

Science (3 credit hours)


The Bachelor of Arts in Theology requires completion of at least 128 semester hours, including all general education requirements, the major courses, and a minor or electives in a field of interest:

Theology Major (39 credit hours)

Ministry / Spiritual Formation (6 credit hours)

Foreign Language (6 credit hours)

To earn a Bachelor of Arts in Theology, a student must demonstrate proficiency by completing a 2-semester sequence (a minimum of 6 credit hours) in Greek, Hebrew, or Latin.

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