Master of Arts—Pastoral Ministry


By completing this program, students will be able to:

  • Know the content and backgrounds of the Bible;
  • Demonstrate an increased understanding and use of the spiritual gifts and the five-fold leadership
  • Explain how the character of Christ is vital to one’s personal life and to one’s ministry and how he/she
    is growing in this area;
  • Gain a foundational knowledge of the historical and theological elements of church history and their
    impact on the church today; and
  • Be able to release the power of the Holy Spirit in situations requiring physical healing, emotional
    healing, and deliverance.

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Introductory Requirements

GENL 1003*

Academic Success in Writing and Research

Biblical Theological Foundations

BTHE 5003*

BTHE 5013*

BTHE 5023*

BTHE 5043*


Introduction to the Old Testament

New Testament Survey


Systematic Theology

Biblical Theological Elective Options

BTHE 5083

BTHE 5093

BTHE 5103

BTHE 5123

BTHE 5133

BTHE 5143

BTHE 5153

BTHE 5163

BTHE 5173

LANG 5003

LANG 5013

LANG 5023

LANG 5033

LANG 5043


Gospels (Teachings of Jesus)





Biblical Prophecy


Biblical Apocalyptic Literature


Christian Theologies

Introduction to Biblical Languages

Introduction to Biblical Languages

New Testament Greek I AND

New Testament Greek II

Old Testament Hebrew I AND

Old Testament Hebrew II

Revival Courses

REVL 5013

REVL 5023

REVL 5033

Early Church to the Reformation

Reformation to Azusa Street

Azusa Street to the Present


Practical Ministry Foundations

PMIN 5023*

PMIN 5033*

HEAL 5003*

HEAL 5023*

Pastoral Care and Counseling

Ministry Leadership

Physical Healing 1

Inner Healing 1

Practical Ministry Elective Options

PMIN 5003

PMIN 5013

PMIN 5053

PMIN 5063

PMIN 5073

PMIN 5083

PMIN 5093

PMIN 5103

PMIN 5113

PMIN 5123

PMIN 5133

PMIN 5143

HEAL 5013

HEAL 5033

HEAL 5043

HEAL 5053

Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

Pastoral Ethics

Worship & Renewal Studies

Models of Church Planting


Evangelism & Discipleship in Small Groups

Five-fold Ministry Gifts

21st Century Apologetics

Prophecy: Biblical and Today


Becoming Like Jesus: Foundations of Christian Character

Physical Healing 2

Inner Healing 2

Deliverance 1

Deliverance 2


PRAC 5003

PRAC 5013

PRAC 5023

PRAC 5033


Advanced Ministry Practicum


Comprehensive Exam and Portfolio


Intro course

Bible Foundations

Bible Electives

Revival History

Ministry Requirements

Ministry Electives


3 hours

12 hours

3 hours

6 hours

12 hours

9 hours

3 hours

48 hours Total

All Courses are 3 credit hours

* Required Courses
# May substitute with BTHE courses