Continuing Education Certificate in Missions
The Continuing Education Certificate in Missions is a program of study designed to equip the college graduate or career interruption student basic skills and knowledge in cross-cultural ministry.
The student will:
- Evidence a basic knowledge of biblical content and Christian Theology.
- Evidence a commitment to growth in Christian character and lifestyle.
- Develop a foundational understanding of cross-cultural adjustment.
- Develop a foundational understanding of cross-cultural communication.
- Complete a minimum of 30 credit hours.
- Maintain at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average and receive a passing grade in all required courses.
- Complete the general graduation requirements listed in the Academic Life section of the catalog.
- Pay all applicable fees for this program as determined by the Business office and published in the annual statement of fees.
- Meet course requirements in the following areas:
- Old Testament Survey 1 (BT 102)
- Old Testament Survey 2 (BT 104)
- New Testament Survey (BT 106)
- Survey of Doctrine (BT 151)
- Servant Leader Training (CCS 120) 2 units
- Chapel (CCS 110)
- Missions and Evangelism (ICS 104)
- Biblical Foundation of Mission (ICS 208)
- World Religions (ICS 308)
- Cultural Anthropology (ICS 314)
- ICS Electives: (6 credits total)
- History of Missions (ICS 106)
- Religions in America (ICS/REL 204)
- Cross-Cultural Adjustment (ICS 212)
- Church Planting and Growth (ICS 310)
- Cross-Cultural Communication (ICS/COM 330)
- Context Studies Elective (ICS/SOC 341-347)
- Urban Ministries (ICS 361)
- Intercultural Ministry Project (ICS 406-408)
- Cross-Cultural Leadership (ICS 441)