Foundations for Life - One Year Program (32 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
Semester 1 Semester 2
TH1023  Approaching the Bible (modular*) 3 Module Elective 2
BI1013  Pentateuch 3 TH1013  Theology I:God & the Bible
3
TH1033  Hermeneutics 3 CM1023  Ethics 3
BI1113  Synoptic Gospels 3 GE1012  Spiritual Formation 2
CM1013  Apologetics/Evangelism 3 BI1123  Acts/Pauline Epistles 3
PR1011  Student Ministry I
1 BI1022  Psalms 2
PR1021  Student Ministry II
1
16 credits 16 credits

32 TOTAL CREDITS

Christian Ministry Diploma - Two Year Program (65 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 (32 credits)

Students will have completed the requirements for the Foundations for Life Certificate in their first year of study which will accumulate 32 credits.

Second Year Requirements (33 credits)

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

Semester 1 Semester 2
OT Historical Books I (Module) 3 Module Elective 2
New Testament Book Study 3 OMP 2
Church History I 3 Theology II 3
Elective 3 Old Testament Book Study
3
Elective 3 New Testament Book Study
3
Student Ministry 1 Church History II 3
Student Ministry 1
16 credits 17 credits

33 Total Credits for Year Two

65 TOTAL CREDITS

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 (65 credits)

Students will have completed the requirements for the Foundations for Life Certificate (32 credits) and the Christian Ministry Diploma (33 credits) in their first two years of study which will accumulate 65 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):

Semester 1 Semester 2
Leadership Foundations  (module)
3 Homiletics I 3
Leadership practicum 2 Theology III 3
OT Historical Books II 3 Old Testament Book Study
3
New Testament Book Study
3 New Testament Book Study
3
Elective 3 Leadership Practicum 2
Elective 3 Module Elective 2
17 credits 16 credits

33 Total Credits for Year Three

98 TOTAL CREDITS

Bachelor of Arts - Four Year Program - 133 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:

Semester 1 Semester 2
Leadership Foundations (Module)
3 Old Testament Book Study
3
Old Testament Book Study 3 New Testament Book Study
3
New Testament Book Study 3 Theology IV 3
Elective 3 Module Elective 2
Ministry Internship
6 Ministry Internship
6
18 credits 17 credits

35 Total Credits for Year Four

133 TOTAL CREDITS

2020-2021 Course Offerings

The following are the courses that are planned for 2020-2021.

1st Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

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

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Historical Books I (3) (module)
Theology II (Man, Sin, Salvation)
Elective I Isaiah/Jeremiah/Lamentations
Elective II Romans
1, 2, 3 John/John Church History II
Church History I Modular Elective (2)
Student Ministry (1) Student Ministry (1)
OMP (2)
16 Credits 17 Credits
3rd Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Leadership Foundations (3) (module)
Theology II (Man, Sin, Salvation)
General Epistles Isaiah/Jeremiah/Lamentations
Elective I Romans
Elective II Homiletics
Leadership Practicum (2) Leadership Practicum (2)
Historical Books II Modular Elective (2)
17 Credits 16 Credits
4th Year Courses

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Leadership Foundations (3) Theology IV
Ministry Internship (6) Ministry Internship (6)
Elective I Isaiah/Jeremiah/Lamentations
Elective II Romans
Elective III Modular Elective (2)
18 Credits 17 Credits
Planned Electives
Apologetics/Evangelism
Marriage & Family
Hebrew
The Bible & Money
1, 2, 3 John/John - for 3rd & 4th years