Christian Education: Bachelor of Arts

Christian Education

Develop biblical and theological knowledge as you prepare to teach in a Christian school or administer Christian education programs with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Education.

Are you pursuing your 2nd Bachelors Degree? Do you require a 3-year Bachelors Program? We have the resources you need!

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Serve and Teach in a Local Church

The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Education is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to serve in the teaching ministry of the local church. While NOT a teacher certification program, the successful completion of this curriculum will allow students to interpret the Bible properly, demonstrate a working knowledge of the history and application of Christian theology, preach and teach the gospel in a local cultural setting, conduct programs in their local churches that will facilitate the ongoing vitality of the Christian faith, teach courses in schools and/or administer programs in education, and pursue advanced academic studies.

Course Listing: 120 Credits

Christian Education: 36 Credits

CourseCredits
COM 3103 Cross-Cultural Communications
3
EDU 3103 Principles of Teaching
3
EDU 3113 Competency and Proficiency in Teaching
3
EDU 3213 Foundations of Educational Psychology
3
EDU 3613 Instructional Media
3
EDU 4133 Christian Adult Education in Cultural Context
3
LDR 3013 Guidelines for Leadership
3
MIN 1103 Great Commission Strategies
3
MIN 2013 Human Relations
3
MIN 3043 Preparing and Preaching Bible Messages
3
MIN 3063 The Church’s Educational Task
3
Church Ministries, Missions/Intercultural Studies, or
Leadership and Management Elective Course
3

Bible: 15 Credits

CourseCredits
BIB 2043 Principles of Biblical Interpretation
3
BIB 3073 The Book of Acts
3
LIT 1213 Old Testament Literature: His Story
3
LIT 1313 The New Testament as Literature
3
Bible Elective Courses
3

Theology: 9 Credits

CourseCredits
THE 1013 Pneumatology
3
THE 2013 The Bible and the Church
3
Upper Division Theology Elective Course
3

General Education: 36 Credits

CourseCredits
COM 1023 Public Speaking: The Art of Meaningful Communication
3
CSC 1023 Introduction to Computers
3
ENG 1023 Introductory Writing
3
ENG 1103 Writing Better English
3
GUO 1011 Essentials of Learning at Global University
1
HIS 2503 Civilization Past and Present I or
HIS 2603 Civilization Past and Present II 3
3
HIS 2203 The Church: From Pentecost to the Reformation or
HIS 2303 The Church: From the Reformation Through the 20th Century
3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective Courses
5
Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective Courses
6
Quantitative Literacy Elective Course
3
Natural Sciences Elective Course
3

General Electives: 24 Credits

CourseCredits
Courses from any Division
24