Pastoral Ministry Major, B.S.
This major has been approved by the Course of Study Advisory Committee to meet the education requirements for ordination as an elder in the Church of the Nazarene.
BLIT 250 - Biblical Hermeneutics
305 - Old Testament Introduction
310 - New Testament Introduction
Plus three hours of upper-division Old Testament and three hours of upper-division New Testament, excluding BLIT 303.
CMIN 101 - Sharing our Faith
116 - Fundamentals of Christian Ministry
205 - Community Ministry Experience
305 - The Church in Mission
306 - Cross-Cultural Ministry
350 - Preaching and Worship
401 - Advanced Homiletics
452 - Minister as Leader and Administrator
494 - Pastoral Care/Counseling
496 - Field Training
PHIL 201 - Introduction to Philosophy
THEO 310 - Christian Theology I
320 - Christian Theology II
351 - History of Christianity I
352 - History of Christianity II
or 357 - History of Christianity III
462 - Doctrine of Holiness
472 - History, Missions, and Polity of the Church of the Nazarene
CHED 115 - Christian Education
240 - Spiritual Formation
Plus three additional hours of upper-division Philosophy or Theology.
Required Supporting Courses:
Recommended Supporting Courses:
MUCH 377 - Music in Worship; additional hours of upper-division Biblical Literature, Philosophy, or Theology