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
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  Psalms/Spiritual Formation 3
CM1013  Apologetics/Evangelism 3 BI1123  Acts/Pauline Epistles 3
PR1011  Student Ministry I
1 PR1021  Student Ministry II 1
16 credits 15 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 32 credits.

Second Year Requirements (31 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 Theology II 3
Church History I 3 Church History II 3
Elective 3 Old Testament Book Study
3
Elective 3 New Testament Book Study
3
Student Ministry 1 Student Ministry 1
16 credits 15 credits

31 Total Credits for Year Two

62 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 (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):

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

33 Total Credits for Year Three

95 TOTAL CREDITS

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:

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

35 Total Credits for Year Four

130 TOTAL CREDITS

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