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Academic Affairs

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Master of Arts in Christian Education

Admissions RequirementsAdmissions ProceduresAdmissions Application

Graduation Requirements 2010-2011

Biblical Interpretation

 

11-500

 

Introduction to Old Testament

 

4

 

12-500

 

Introduction to New Testament

 

4

 

 

 

Total 8 semester hours

 

*History of Christian Tradition

 

 

 

13-501

 

History of Christian Thought & Practice I

 

3

 

13-502

 

History of Christian Thought & Practice II

 

3

 

 

 

Total 6 semester hours

 

*Theology & Ethics

 

 

21-505

 

Introduction to Theology

 

3

 

22-501
or
22-504
or
22-506

 

Church & Society

Church & Community

Christian Moral Theology

 

3

 

 

 

Total 6 semester hours

 

 

*Optional courses may be available for in-ministry students

 

 

Worship

 

 

 

31-511
or
31-542

 

Christian Public Worship

United Methodist Worship

 

3

 

 

 

Total 3 semester hours

 

Christian Education

 

 

 

 

Choose two among:
33-501 Teaching & Learning in the Church
33-502 Teaching for Biblical Faith
33-506 Theological Education in the Parish

Plus 33-835 History and Theories of Christian Education
and at least one 600 or 800 level elective

 

 

 

33-5xx

 

 

 

3

 

33-5xx

 

 

 

3

 

33-xxx

 

 

 

 

 

33-6xx
or
33-8xx

 

 

 

3

 

33-835
or
33-837

 

History & Theories of Christian Education
or
Approaches to Christian Education

 

3

 

 

 

Total 15 semester hours

 

Integrative Courses

 

 

 

10-500

 

Vocational Formation & Christian Leadership
(take fall & spring)

 

2
2

 

10-501

 

Field Placement
(take two terms)

 

0
0

 

10-502

 

Vocational Formation & Christian Leadership
(take fall & spring)

 

2
2

 

33-600

 

Christian Education Stance

 

1

 

 

 

Total 9 semester hours

 

Electives

 

 

 

Any field

 

 

 

9

 

 

 

Total 9 semester hours

 

 

 

 

Degree total - 56 semester hours

Master of Arts in Christian Education Youth Ministry option

Graduation Requirements 2009-2010

Requirements for Master of Arts in Christian Education Youth Ministry option are the same as the Master of Arts in Christian Education requirements above with a change in the Christian Education requirements as follows.

Christian Education

 

 

 

33-502

 

Teaching for Biblical Faith

 

3

 

33-506

 

Theological Education in the Parish

 

3

 

33-611

 

Youth, Culture, & Church

 

3

 

33-612

 

Youth & Faith Passage

 

3

 

33-835
or
33-837

 

History & Theories of Christian Education
or
Approaches to Christian Education

 

3

 

 

 

Total 15 semester hours

 

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The United Methodist Church, welcomes
students from a wide range of faith traditions.