Bachelor of Theology (Christian Ministry)

Starting September 15, 2020

Vanguard's Christian Ministry program is the perfect option for students seeking to understand and develop their call and place of service in the Kingdom. It will enable students to develop their unique gifts, and character through custom elective options, tailored to suit their calling while developing a strong biblical and theological foundation.

 

Year 1

Pre-Requisites

Orientation to Online Learning         1 cr. hr.

YEAR 1
CORE COURSES
3 BT101 Bible as Story
3 BT102 Hermeneutics
3 BT104 Gospels
3 BT103 Introduction to Personal Formation
3 BT105 Theology 1: God and the Human Condition
1 FE Practicum: Christian Ministry I
1 FE Practicum: Christian Ministry II
ELECTIVES
3 PS000 Open Elective
3 GS101 GS Elective (Recommended: Interpersonal Communication)
3 GS102 GS Elective (Recommended: Worldviews and Contemporary Culture)
3 PS102 PS Elective (Recommended: Leadership and Team Dynamics)
3 PS101 PS Elective (Foundations of Family Ministry)
YEAR 2
CORE COURSES
3 BT201 Pauline Literature: Romans
3 BT202 Pentateuch
3 BT205 Theology 2: Soteriology/Christology
3 GS201 Biblical Language Usage
3 PS201 Homiletics
1 FE003 Practicum: Christian Ministry III
1 FE004 Practicum: Christian Ministry IV
ELECTIVES
3 PS000 Open Elective
3 GS207 GS Elective (Recommended: English Composition)
3 GS203 GS Elective (Recommended: Into to Psychology)
3 GS205/206 GS Elective (Recommended: Human or Adolescent Dev)
YEAR 3
CORE COURSES
3 BT305 Theology 3: Ecclesiology/Eschatology
3 PS302 Pastoral Counselling
3 BT301 Pastoral Letters
3 BT306 Biblical Theology: Luke-Acts
3 BT304 Historical Literature Joshua-Esther
1 FE005 Practicum: Christian Ministry V
1 FE006 Practicum: Christian Ministry VI
ELECTIVES
3 PS000 Open Elective
3 PS301 PS Elective (Recommended: Leadership Systems and Services)
3 PS303 PS Elective (Recommended: Pastoral Life)
3 BT302/303 Choose from: Hebrew Poetry or Wisdom Literature
3 GS301 GS Elective (Recommended: Philosophy)
YEAR 4
CORE COURSES
3 BT401 1 Corinthians
3 BT408 Expository Preaching
3 BT406 Johannine Literature and Revelation
3 BT405 Sr. Theology: Mission of God
9 FE0007 Internship: Christian Ministry
ELECTIVES
3 PS000 Open Elective
3 BT403/BT402 Choose From: Prophets Jeremiah or Isaiah
3 GS401 GS Elective (Recommended: Ethics)
3 GS402 GS Elective (Recommended: Pentecostal History)
 

 

130

 

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR BACHELOR IN THEOLOGY: CHRISTIAN MINISTRY