Seminary Academics

MDiv and MNA

Year One

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5240 New Testament 1: The Texts and their World 3
SBNM 5010 Organizational Behavior and Ethics (Quad A) 2
Total 5 academic

January Term

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
INTG 5010 The Life of the Leader: Making an Impact 2
MNST 5120 Gospel Communication in Context 3
Total 5 academic, 5 residency

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5210 Old Testament 1: Pentateuch & Interpretation 3
SBNM 5011 Organizational Behavior and Ethics (Quad A) 2
Total 5 academic

Summer

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
FLDC 5300 Vocational Excellence 1
SPFM 5211 Intercultural Spirituality: The Road Together 1
Cultural Diversity Elective 3
Total 4 academic, 1 field education, 5 residency

Year Two

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5109 Greek 1 3
SBNM 5350 Nonprofit Financial Management (Quad A) 2
SBNM 5351 Nonprofit Financial Decision Making (Quad B) 2
Total 7 academic

January Term

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
SPFM 5201 Journey: The Story of our Lives 1
MNST 5115 Preaching the Word 3
Total 4 academic, 4 residency

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5110 Greek 2 3
SBNM 5680 Nonprofit Marketing Analysis and Consumer Behavior (Quad A) 2
SBNM 5710 Nonprofit Management: Theory and Application (Quad B)
Total 7 academic

Summer

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5111 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3
SPFM Spiritual Formation Elective 1
Total 4 academic, 4 residency

Year Three

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5250 New Testament 2: The Texts and their Theology 3
HSTY 5210 Christian History 1: The Early Church to the Early Reformation (1-16c) 3
Total 6 academic

January Term

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
MNST 5110 Religions and Cultures 3
THEO 5110 Christian Theology 3
SBNM 5770 Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations (Quad A) 2
Total 8 academic

Summer

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
MNST 5125 Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counseling 3
HSTY 5230 Christian History 3: North American Christianity 3
Total 6 academic, 6 residency

Year Four

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
HSTY 5220 Christian History 2: Global Christianity (17-21c) 3
SBNM 5720 Nonprofit Board Governance & Volunteer Management (Quad B) 2
Total 5 academic

January Term

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5220 Old Testament 2: Prophets and Preaching Legacy 3
SBNM 5730 Nonprofit Law, Policy, and Government Relations (Quad A) 2
SBNM 5705 Multi-Sector Convergence and Social Responsibility (Quad B) 2
Total 7 academic

Summer

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Denominational Elective 3
FLDC 7315 Cultural Competency Module 1
Total 3 academic, 1 field education, 4 residency

Year Five

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
THEO 5130 Christian Ethics 3
SBNM 5771 Annual Gift Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations (Quad B) 2
Total 5 academic

January Term

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIBL 5230 Old Testament 3: Wisdom and Israel’s Praise 3
THEO 5140 Advanced Seminar in Theology 3
Total 6 academic

Summer

Year Six

Fall

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
THEO 5120 Christian Worship 3
SBNM 5780 Measuring Outcomes and Assessment (Quad B) 2
Total 5 academic

January Term

Spring

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
SPFM Spiritual Formation Elective 1
INTG 5020 Leading the Transformation Organization: Generating Mission Movements (Quad B) 2
SBNM 5790 Nonprofit Strategic Planning and Management Capstone (Quad B) 2
FLDC 7318 Theological Reflection Module 1
Total 5 academic, 1 field education

Total Academic Credit Hours: 97
Total Field Education Credit Hours: 11
Total Residency Credit Hours: 28 (27 Required)