BA in Intercultural Ministries

Bachelor of Arts

The Intercultural Ministries program is designed for the student who desires to minister cross-culturally. It includes a heavy emphasis on knowledge of the Word of God, along with a variety of missions and sociology courses which will enable the graduate to communicate the Gospel to and within a different culture than his/her own.

Objectives

Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:

  • Articulate a Wesleyan theology of missions as distilled from the Old and New Testaments.
  • Understand the uniqueness of Christianity among the religions of the world and its transforming influence within culture, society and individuals.
  • Understand the principles of cross-cultural communication and how these dynamics can affect cross-cultural ministry.
  • Experience a significant cross-cultural exchange and exhibit ability to adjust within a culture other than one's own.
  • Affirm/Confirm one's role in the task of world evangelism.

 

Required Courses

GENERAL EDUCATION - 42 Credits

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RELIGION - 35 Credits

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MAJOR - 36 Credits

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Leadership Series

Students must complete two of these.
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Learning Community Meetings

Students must complete four of these.
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Professional Development Series

or Students must complete four of these.
Students must complete three of these.
Students must complete six of these.
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GENERAL ELECTIVES - 7 Credits

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