RELIGION SpECIALIZATIONS
PASTORAL MINISTRY

Pastoral Ministry – 36 semester hours

The following courses (36 hours) are required for the Pastoral Ministry specialization:
RLGN 0001 – Theological Research and Writing Lab
*RLGN 1301 – Old Testament History
*RLGN 1302 – New Testament History
RLGN 4302 – Christian Theology
RLGN 4314 – Biblical Interpretation
RLGN 4315 – The Christian Ministry
RLGN 4319 – Preaching
RLGN 4323 – Basic Christian Ethics
RLED 4302 – Church Administration
Select three hours from the following three courses:
     RLGN 4307 – Church History
     RLGN 4325 – Historical Theology
     RLGN 4330 – Baptist History
Select three hours from the following three courses:
     **RLGN 3309 – Spiritual Formation
     RLGN 4327 – Christian Worship
     Any advanced Bible course
Three hours advanced Bible course
Three hours advanced Religion elective

* Six hours are part of the general education curriculum.

** RLED 3309 is required for students who are receiving the Ministerial Financial Aid program.