Foundations for Life - One Year Program (31 Credits)

The Foundations For Life program is designed as a foundational discipleship year, which will equip the student with a solid Biblical basis from which to pursue a career, vocational training, or university studies. The focus is on personal Christian growth, a foundational understanding of the Bible, and life application.

Course Requirements
BI1013  Pentateuch 3 Credits
BI1023  Psalms/Spiritual Formation 3 Credits
BI1113  Synoptic Gospels 3 Credits
BI1123  Acts/Pauline Epistles 3 Credits
TH1013  Theology I:God & the Bible 3 Credits
TH1023  Approaching the Bible 3 Credits
TH1033  Understanding the Bible 3 Credits
CM1013  Apologetics/Evangelism 3 Credits
CM1023  Ethics 3 Credits
PR1011  Student Ministry I 1 Credit
PR1021  Student Ministry II 1 Credit
Module Elective 2 Credits

31 TOTAL CREDITS

Christian Ministry Diploma - Two Year Program (62 Credits)

Upon completion of the two year program requirements, students will receive a Christian Ministry Diploma. This program is designed for those who anticipate ministry in their local church or simply want a solid base for further vocational training. The focus is on knowledge of the Scriptures, appreciation for the local church, and skill development for church ministry.

Course Requirements

First Year - Foundations for Life Certificate Requirements (31 credits)

Students will have completed the requirements for the Foundations for Life Certificate in their first year of study which will accumulate 31 credits.

Second Year Requirements (31 credits)

The following are the requirements for a second year of study to complete the Christian Ministry Diploma:

BI2013 OT Historical Books I  3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Theology Core Study 3 Credits
GE2013 Church History I 3 Credits
GE3013 Church History II 3 Credits
PR2011 Student Ministry III
1 Credit
PR2021 Student Ministry IV
1 Credit
Electives 8 Credits

31 Total Credits for Year Two

62 TOTAL CREDITS

Note: the New Testament, Old Testament and Theology studies must be different from what was taken in the first year of study.

Bachelor of Christian Ministry - Three Year Program (98 Credits)

The Bachelor of Christian Ministry program offers an increasing degree of knowledge and leadership development as it builds onto the Christian Ministry Diploma courses (years 1 and 2). The program objectives are: a competent knowledge of Scripture, and attitude of servant leadership, and skill development for Christian ministry.

Course Requirements

First & Second Year Requirements (62 credits)

Students will have completed the requirements for the Foundations for Life Certificate (31 credits) and the Christian Ministry Diploma (31 credits) in their first two years of study which will accumulate 62 credits.

Third Year - Christian Ministry Diploma Requirements (33 credits)

The following are the requirements for a third year of study to complete the Bachelor of Christian Ministry (General Studies Minor):

BI3013 OT Historical Books II 3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Bible Book Study 3 Credits
Theology Core Study 3 Credits
Ministry Study 3 Credits
CM3043 Communicating the Bible
3 Credits
PR3012 Leadership Practicum I 2 Credits
PR3022 Leadership Practicum II 2 Credits
Electives 8 Credits

33 Total Credits for Year Three

95 TOTAL CREDITS

Note: the New Testament, Old Testament and Theology studies must be different from what was taken in the first and second years of study.

Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies - Four Year Program (130 Credits)

This program is designed for those anticipating involvement in ministry, whether full-time or lay ministry, and in leadership roles. The student will be further equipped to understand and communicate God's Word, counsel and nurture others, and provide Christ-like leadership. This program will equip the student with sound Bible knowledge and provide a base for those wishing to pursue further studies.

Course Requirements

In addition to the core requirements (i.e. excluding electives) for the Bachelor of Christian Ministry, the student will complete the following:

Ministry Study 3
Bible Book Study 3
Bible Book Study 3
Bible Book Study 3
PR4016 Ministry Internship I 6
PR4026 Ministry Internship II 6
Electives 11

35 Total Credits for Year Four

130 TOTAL CREDITS

Note: the New Testament, Old Testament and Ministry studies must be different from what was taken in the first three years of study.

2021-2022 Course Offerings

The following are the courses that are planned for 2021-2022.

1st Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Approaching the Bible (3) (module)
Theology I (God and the Bible)
Pentateuch Ethics
Synoptic Gospels Psalms & Spiritual Formation
Hermeneutics Acts/Pauline Epistles
Apologetics/Evangelism Modular Elective (2)
Student Ministry (1) Student Ministry (1)
Optional Elective Optional Elective
16 Credits 15 Credits
2nd Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Historical Books I (3) (module)
Ezekiel/Daniel
Elective I Pastoral Epistles
Hebrews Elective II
Theology III (Eschatology/Ecclesiology)
Church History II
Church History I Modular Elective (2)
Student Ministry (1) Student Ministry (1)
16 Credits 15 Credits
3rd Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Ministry Foundations (3) (module)
Homiletics
Hebrews Ezekiel/Daniel
Elective I Pastoral Epistles
Theology III (Eschatology/Ecclesiology)
Elective II
Leadership Practicum (2) Leadership Practicum (2)
Historical Books II Modular Elective (2)
17 Credits 16 Credits
4th Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Ministry Foundations (3) Ezekiel/Daniel
Ministry Internship (6) Ministry Internship (6)
Hebrews Elective III
Elective I Pastoral Epistles
Elective II Modular Elective (2)
18 Credits 17 Credits
Planned Electives
1st Semester 2nd Semester
Greek I Greek II
Cults and Other False Teachings Theology and Practice of Worship
World Missions Establish - Teaching the Bible Chronologically
January Module Electives

Women's Ministry

Biblical Theology