Code Name of Course
MG501 The 21st Century Church
MG502 Introduction to Apologetics
MG503 Ministry in the Market Place
ME501 The Foundations of Christian Education
ME502 Christian Education in the Local Church
ME503 Journey to Adulthood
MT501 Thesis
Minimum of 6 Courses + 1 Thesis
36 Credits

Students wanting to enter the 36-credit Master’s Degree in Christian Education program must have completed a Bachelor Degree or an equivalent of 120 credit hours.

The Master’s Degree in Christian Education prepares students for advanced professional competence in a Christian community.

Upon the successful completion of the Master’s Degree in Christian Education, the students should be able to:

  • demonstrate competence in communicating the Word effectively in a variety of settings
  • exercise skill in managing conflict
  • identify best practices for individual and corporate spiritual growth and formation
  • interpret the Bible with respect to its literary, historical, and theological context
  • communicate God’s truth clearly, accurately, and convincingly
  • develop advanced skills in Biblical Studies and Christian education in preparation for significant senior leadership in ministry
  • develop a Christian worldview in which attitudes and values are informed by Biblical standards
  • utilize insights gained from Biblical disciplines for the effective practice of Christian education in the church and the community
  • demonstrate the ability to design, implement, and direct educational ministries based on principles of leadership and administration and a sound philosophy of ministry
  • plan and implement transformational Biblical teachings grounded in sound educational practices and supported by relevant teaching theory and comprehensive human and spiritual development understandings
  • understand and value the administrative and leadership dimensions of ministry and develop skill in designing, implementing, and assessing educational ministry
  • gain a broad understanding of and appreciation for the history of educational ministry and the theological and philosophical underpinnings that have influenced its theory and practice
  • engage in a supervised educational ministry experience leading to growth in personal maturity and character
  • prepare men and women to become professional educators in Christian congregations or other educational settings
  • use research methods and resources in the discipline
  • formulate appropriate research questions

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