Bachelor of Arts, Christian Ministry Online

Bachelor of Arts, Christian Ministry Online

Objective: The Christian Ministries Online program is designed to provide non-traditional students the opportunity to complete their Bachelor of Arts degree without relocating to NNU's geo-campus. This degree program is also designed to meet the educational requirements (Course of Study) for ordination in the Church of the Nazarene. 

Requirements: 53 credits

Foundational Courses: These courses from the general offerings are required as foundational to the major.

BIBL1120. Survey of the Bible (3)

BIBL3130. New Testament Studies (3)

COMM1210. Introduction to Public Speaking (3)

ENGL1020. English Composition (3)

ENGL2020. Research Writing and Critical Thinking (3)

HUMN1010. Cornerstone (3)

PHIL2025. Ethics (3)

PSYC1550. Introduction to Psychology (3)

THEO2120. Survey of Christian Theology (3)

Core Courses:

BIBL3155. Biblical Interpretation (3)

BIBL4445. Old Testament Studies (3)

CHED1815. Christian Discipleship (3)

CHIS3415. History and Manual, Church of the Nazarene (3)

CHIS3615. History of the Christian Tradition I (3)

CHIS3625. History of the Christian Tradition II (3)

PRTH1105. Introduction to Online Theological Education (1)

PRTH2215. Spiritual Formation and Christian Discipleship (3)

PRTH2225. Worship Theory and Development (3)

PRTH2405. Christian Missions (3)

PRTH3105. Pastoral Theology (3)

PRTH3715. Preaching (3)

PRTH4715. Missional Growth and Health (3)

PRTH4825. Pastoral Leadership (3)

PRTH4965. Internship in Christian Ministry (3)

THEO4245. Theology of Holiness (3)

THEO4535. Christian Theology I (3)

THEO4545. Christian Theology II (3)

THEO4905. Senior Capstone in Ministry (1)

Elective Courses (as needed):

CHED2225. Instructional Bible Study (3)

CHED3815. Children's Ministries (3)

CHED3825. Youth Ministries (3)

CHED3845. Family Ministries (3)

PRTH3755. Compassionate Ministries (3)

PRTH4765. Communicating the Gospel (3)

THEO3595. Theology of the Church (3)

Minor, Family Ministries Online

This minor focuses on an understanding and development of competencies in ministry practice to families that is informed by a Wesleyan approach to Christian theology.

Requirements: 18 credits

CHED2225. Instructional Bible Study (3)

CHED3815. Children's Ministries (3)

CHED3825. Youth Ministries (3)

CHED3845. Family Ministries (3)

PRTH3755. Compassionate Ministries (3)

PRTH4765. Communicating the Gospel (3)