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DOCTOR OF MINISTRY WITH CONCENTRATION IN CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

Purpose

The Doctor of Ministry is designed to provide qualified students the opportunity to achieve a high level of excellence in the practice of ministry.

Objectives

Upon completing this concentration, students will be able to:

1.
Enhance the practice of ministry, gaining a high level of competency in its fields
2.
Refine the academic ability of the theological and biblical knowledge for the excellence in ministry
3.
Formulate a comprehensive and critical theory of ministry
4.
Demonstrate an advanced understanding and integration of ministry in relation to the biblical, theological, academic, and pastoral disciplines
5. Evidence their ministry skills related to Christian education
6.
Demonstrate the ability to develop, evaluate, and administer curriculum in church educational programs
7.
Evidence the Christ-like character worthy of being emulated and whose integrity impacts credibility for successful ministry
Core Courses 9 Credit Hours (Select 3 courses)
BS 801 Biblical Studies [Description] 3
CC 826 Present Issues in Pastoral Counseling [Description] 3
CE 817 Present Issues in Christian Education [Description] 3
CL 812 Spiritual Christian Leadership [Description] 3
MI 816 Mission Perspectives [Description] 3
PT 820 Theology of Ministry [Description] 3
PT 830 Doctoral Practicum in Ministry [Description] 3
SW 800 Social Work and Christian Ministry [Description] 3
Concentration Courses 15 Credit Hours (Select 5 courses)
CE 801 Family Life Education [Description] 3
CE 806 Administering the Church Christian Education Program [Description] 3
CE 808 Theological Foundation for Christian Education [Description] 3
CE 809 History and Phil of Christian Education [Description] 3
CE 817 Present Issues in Christian Education * [Description] 3
CE 821 Curriculum Design in Christian Education [Description] 3
CE 831 Learning Theory Applied to Christian Education [Description] 3
  * required
Free Electives 3 Credit Hours
Dissertation 9 Credit Hours
RS 805 Dissertation Research Seminar [Description] 3
RS 807 Dissertation [Description] 6
Capstone Course 3 Credit Hours
CP 890 Capstone [Description] 3
Total 39
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