Master of Divinity - Core Curriculum

Dallas Campus

Biblical Studies40 Hours
11OT502Introduction to Hebrew3 Hours
11OT504Intermediate Hebrew3 Hours
11OT506Hebrew Exegesis2 Hours
11OT508Genesis - Joshua3 Hours
11OT510Judges - Esther2 Hours
11OT512Poets2 Hours
11OT516Isaiah - Malachi3 Hours
11ON504Advanced Biblical Exegesis3 Hours
11NT502Greek I3 Hours
11NT504Greek II*3 Hours
11NT506Greek Exegesis2 Hours
11NT508Gospels3 Hours
11NT516Acts and Romans2 Hours
11NT520Pauline Epistles3 Hours
11NT522Hebrews - Revelation3 Hours
Church History7 Hours
11HT502The History of Christianity I3 Hours
11HT504The History of Christianity II3 Hours
11HT508Classics of Personal Devotions1 Hour
Christian Education2 Hours
11CE514Educational Ministry of the Church2 Hours
Missions4 Hours
11MS508Evangelism2 Hours
11MS518Missions2 Hours
Practical Theology19 Hours
11PT508Communication I2 Hours
11PT510Preaching Laboratory I***2 Hours
11PT512Leadership2 Hours
11PT516Pastoral Counseling3 Hours
11PT518Pastoral Ministry2 Hours
11PT520Church Polity1 Hour
11PT522Communication II2 Hours
11PT524Preaching Laboratory II***2 Hours
11PT526Worship3 Hours
11PT534Field Education Seminar 
11PT536Field Education Internship 
Systematic Theology24 Hours
11ST502Introduction to Pastoral and Theological Studies3 Hours
11ST504History of Philosophy and Christian Thought3 Hours
11ST515ST: Scripture, Theology, Anthropology3 Hours
11ST517ST: Christology, Soteriology, Eschatology3 Hours
11ST519ST: Ecclesiology and Sacraments2 Hours
11ST526Principles of Sanctification1 Hour
11ST528Pastoral and Social Ethics3 Hours
11ST530Apologetics2 Hours
11ST540Christian Encounter with Islam2 Hours
11ST601Covenant Theology2 Hours
Electives10 Hours

* Pre-requisite is the successful completion of NT502 Greek 1 (3 hours), which is taught at the end of the summer session.

*** Women and other non-ministerial candidates will substitute additional elective course hours for the Preaching Labs. These elective courses may include alternative communication labs.

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