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Associate of Divinity | 66 Total Hours

Designed for students who have been called of God into some form of pastoral ministry. The degree will provide basic traning for the minister in the areas of Bible knowledge, theological and pastoral skills, and an introduction to the disciplines of general education.


General Education Foundation (21 hours)

  • English Composition (6 hours)
  • Communication (3 hours)
  • Mathematics (3 hours)
  • History (3 hours)
  • Psychology (3 hours)
  • Information Technology (3 hours)

General Electives (6 hours)


Biblical/Theological Foundation (18 hours)


Major (21 hours)

  • BI 201. Old Testament Backgrounds (2 hours)
  • BI 202. New Testament Backgrounds (2 hours)
  • BI 212. Biblical Hermeneutics (3 hours)
  • CE 201. The Bible Study Ministries of the Church (2 hours)
  • EV 302. Leading a Church in Evangelism (2 hours)
  • PM 210. Introduction to Pastoral Ministry (2 hours)
  • PM 211. Pastoral Leadership (2 hours)
  • PR 220. Preparing Expository Sermons (3 hours)
  • PR 230. Preaching Practicum (3 hours)

Associate of Arts in Christian Education | 63 Total Hours

Designed for students who are called into Christian Education ministries but do not desire to complete a four year degree. This degree provides individuals with foundational tools for practical discipleship, Bible teaching, and leadership.

General Education Foundation (30 hours)

  • Communications (9 hours)
  • MA 220, equivalent, or higher (3 hours)
  • HI 211. and HI 212. (6 hours)
  • IT 202. or equivalent (3 hours)
  • Science (3 hours)
  • PSY 201. (3 hours)
  • EDU 2010. Psychology of Teaching and Learning (3 hours) or PSY 310. The Psychology of Learning and Teaching (3 hours)

Biblical/Theological Foundation (18 hours)


Major (15 hours)

  • CE 201. and CE 202. (4 hours)
  • STM 310. Basic Ministry to Students (3 hours) or CE 320. Ministry to Children (3 hours) or CE 350. Ministry to Adults (3 hours)
  • CE 301. Principles of Teaching (3 hours)
  • LA 202. Church Staff Relations (3 hours)
  • LA 320. Church Business Administration (2 hours)

Associate of Arts in Music | 66 Total Hours

Designed to provide a foundation of studies in music.

General Education Foundation (15 hours)

  • ENG 151. Introduction to College Composition (3 hours)
  • ENG 152. Intermediate College Composition (3 hours)
  • MA 130. Business Mathematics (3 hours)
  • PSY 201. General Psychology (3 hours)
  • COM 200. Introduction to Speech Communication (3 hours)

Biblical/Theological Foundation (18 hours)


Major (33 hours)

  • Applied Principal (4 hours)
  • Applied Secondary (2 hours)
  • MC 210. Basic Conducting (3 hours)
  • Ensemble based on applied principal (4 hours)
  • MT 101. Elementary Harmony (3 hours)
  • MT 102. Intermediate Harmony (3 hours)
  • MT 103. Sight Singing and Ear Training I (1 hour)
  • MT 104. Sight Singing and Ear Training II (1 hour)
  • MT 201. Advanced Harmony I (3 hours)
  • MT 202. Advanced Harmony II (3 hours)
  • MUS 101. Recital Lab Every Semester Enrolled as a Music Major (0 hours)
  • Hours in either Church Music or Music Education (4 hours)
  • MH 201. Music Literature (2 hours)

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