B.F.A. in Art to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018, Academic Plan- CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking3GES160 Inquiry Seminar3ART103A Drawing3 
DES105 Introduction to Digital Media3 ART101A Three-Dimensional Visual Thinking3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES130 Christianity Western Culture4 
GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
 13 3 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART206 Sculpture4Laboratory Science (D) course 4ARH105 Survey of Western Art History from Caves to World War II4 
Studio Elective 4 ART2402 Creative Practices3 
Second Language (S) course1 4 ART250A Introduction to Photography3 
Mathematics (M) course 3 Studio Elective 4 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) Course  THE201 Christian Theology3 
 15 4 17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART210A Painting4World Cultures (U) course 3ART211 Printmaking3 
PHI310 Aesthetics3 Art History Choice3 3 
ARH345 Art History - World War II to Present3 ART203 Drawing II3 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Contemporary Western Life & Thought (L) course 3 
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 
 16-19 3 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
Studio Elective 4Interim Off ART498 Professional Practices3BT510 Hermeneutics3
ART499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3 ART481 (or Studio Elective) Internship in Art4TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Art History Choice3 3 Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
SP001 Formation Assessments0 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
Comparative Systems (G) course 3 Internship Preparation4 0 
  TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
 16 0 16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DI Course)- Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DI Course)- Concentration Course 1.5NT518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
ML523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3 GS780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
TL566A Professional Internship A1.5 TL566B Professional Internship B1.5 
GS001 Graduate Research Seminar0 Elective (CP510)- Concentration Course 3 
Elective (ML615)- Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits: 170-173
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option).

2

Must be taken concurrently with another studio course (200-level preferred).

3

Excluding ARH105 and ARH345.

4

 Students must meet with the Director of Internship and Placement at least two terms before beginning their internship.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

The scheduling of Seminary courses may vary. Please use this academic plan for illustrative purposes only. 

B.F.A. in Art to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018, Academic Plan- Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking3GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4ART103A Drawing3 
DES105 Introduction to Digital Media3 ART101A Three-Dimensional Visual Thinking3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
 13 4 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART210A Painting4Laboratory Science (D) course 4ARH105 Survey of Western Art History from Caves to World War II4 
THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 ART2402 Creative Practices3 
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 ART250A Introduction to Photography3 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Studio Elective 4 
  Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
  MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 15 4 18 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART206 Sculpture4World Cultures (U) course 3ART211 Printmaking3 
PHI310 Aesthetics3 Art History Choice3 3 
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 ART203 Drawing II3 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
Studio Electives 4 Mathematics (M) course 3 
  Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 
 17 3 15-18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ART499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3Interim Off ART498 Professional Practices3BT510 Hermeneutics3
Studio Elective 3 ART481 (or Studio Elective) Internship in Art4TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Art History Choice3 3 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
ARH345 Art History - World War II to Present3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
SP001 Formation Assessments0 Internship Preparation4 0 
Comparative Systems (G) course 3 TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
 18 0 16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DI Course)- Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DI Course)- Concentration Course 1.5NT518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
ML523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3 GS780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
GS001 Graduate Research Seminar0 TL566B Professional Internship B1.5 
TL566A Professional Internship A1.5 Elective (CP510)- Concentration Course 3 
Elective (ML615)- Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits: 172-175
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option).

2

Must be taken concurrently with another studio course (200-level preferred).

3

Excluding ARH105 and ARH345.

4

 Students must meet with the Director of Internship and Placement at least two terms before beginning their internship.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

The scheduling of Seminary courses may vary. Please use this academic plan for illustrative purposes only.