With an emphasis on developing basic competencies essential to the study of the Bible and related theological literature, our Master of Arts in Christian formation curriculum and course work requirements prepare you to achieve seven learning outcomes.
Students will conduct basic biblical interpretation and application with reference to the English Bible texts.
Basic Understanding of Christian Theology
Students will state a basic understanding of the primary elements of Christian theology.
Personal Spiritual Formation
Students will demonstrate basic knowledge, values, and practices essential to personal spiritual formation.
Cultural Intelligence and Exegesis
Students will demonstrate basic competency in cultural intelligence and cultural exegesis.
Students will demonstrate a distinctively Christian philosophy of spiritual formation that is informed by sound educational theory and best practices.
Students will exhibit the knowledge and skills necessary for the effective communication of biblical truth.
Students will demonstrate proficiency to direct people, resources and programs necessary to the effective spiritual formation of individuals and communities.