This program prepares persons for specialized ministry in discipleship and family ministry. The program integrates theology with discipleship and family ministry but also includes foundational coursework in leadership. Graduates of this program will be prepared for ministries in discipleship and children’s and family ministry.
This program is closed to new admissions as of October 1, 2021.
Students will be able to…
Note: Continuing students should consult the Academic Catalog for the year in which they started for course requirements as the current requirements may have changed.
Contact the Student Success Office with questions.
|Biblical and Theological Studies||42|
|20200||Introduction to the Old Testament I||3|
|20220||Introduction to the Old Testament II||3|
|22200||Introduction to the New Testament I||3|
|22220||Introduction to the New Testament II||3|
|26200||Southern Baptist Heritage and Mission||3|
|27060||Systematic Theology I||3|
|27070||Systematic Theology II||3|
|27080||Systematic Theology III||3|
|32960||Introduction to Missiology||3|
|40150||Personal Spiritual Discipline||3|
|40200||The Worshiping Church||3|
|Discipleship and Family Ministry Concentration||18|
|45150||Models of Christian Discipleship||3|
|45250||Theological Anthropology for Christian Ministry||3|
|45260||Discipleship and Family Ministry||3|
|45800||Discipling Children or||3|
|44920||Applied Ministry: BGS or||1|
|44930||Applied Ministry: Mission Trips/Partnership|
|Total Master of Arts in Discipleship and Family Ministry Requirements||61|
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