Degree Plan

Option One

Year 1

August Abilene Residency
BIBM 602 GST Orientation (0)
BIBM 603 Foundations of the
Theology of Ministry (3)
BMIS 646 Foundations of Missional
Practice (3)

Fall Semester
BIBM 651W Supervised Practice of Ministry I (1)

Spring Semester
BIBM 657W Contexts of Ministry (3)
BIBM 619W Church and Mission (3)
BIBM652W Supervised Practice of Ministry II (1)

May/Summer
BIBM 656W Supervised Practice of Ministry IV (1)
Elective (3)

Total credits: 18

Year 2

Fall Semester
BMIS 616W Witness in Global Contexts (3)
BIBH 674W Christian Mission in Global Contexts (3)

Spring Semester
BIBD 678W Introduction to Philosophy of Religion (3)
BMIS 650W Leadership in Intercultural Contexts (3)

May Abilene Residency
BIBL 682 Teaching Scripture in Contemporary Contexts (3)
BMIS 649 Reading and Engaging Contemporary Cultures (3)

Total credits: 18

Year 3

Fall Semester
BIBL 680W Introduction to Christian Scripture (3)
BIBD 660W Introduction to Systematic Theology (3)

Spring Semester
BIBH 651W or 652W History of Christianity I or II (3)

May/Summer
BMIS 672W Supervised Research in Mission (3)

Total credits: 12


Option Two

Year 1

August Abilene Residency
BIBM602 GST Orientation (0)
BIBM603 Foundations of the Theology of Ministry (3)
BMIS 646 Foundations of Missional Practice (3)

Fall Semester
BIBM651W Supervised Practice of Ministry I (1)

Spring Semester
BIBM 619W Church and Mission (3)
BIBM 652W Supervised Practice of Ministry II (1)

May/Summer
BIBM656W Supervised Practice of Ministry IV (1)
Elective (3)

Total credits: 15

Year 2

Fall Semester
BMIS 616W Witness in Global Contexts (3)

Spring Semester
BIBM657W Contexts of Ministry (3)

May Abilene Residency
BIBL 682 Teaching Scripture in Contemporary Contexts (3)
BMIS 649 Reading and Engaging Contemporary Cultures (3)

Total credits: 12

Year 3

Fall Semester
BIBH 651W or 652W History of Christianity I or II (3)

Spring Semester
BIBD 678W Introduction to Philosophy of Religion (3)

Total credits: 6

Year 4

Fall Semester
BIBL 680W Introduction to Christian Scripture (3)

Spring Semester
BMIS 650W Leadership in Intercultural Contexts (3)

Total credits: 6

Year 5

Fall Semester
BIBD 660W Introduction to Systematic Theology (3)

Spring Semester
BIBH 674W Christian Mission in Global Contexts (3)

May/Summer
BMIS 672W Supervised Research in Mission (3)

Total credits: 9

Application Deadline:
Fall 2014
  • August 15, 2014

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Serge Gasore ('13)
Master of Arts in
Global Service

  

"I was born in Rwanda, a lovely country that happened to experience the most horrific tragedy (1994 Rwanda Genocide). After seeing the many problems (wars, inequality, poverty, etc.) the whole world was experiencing I thought that only pursuing education was going to be the most ultimate contribution I can give to change the world and make it a better place than before."

 

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