B.A. in Business (Human Resource Management Emphasis) to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018, Academic Plan- CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS100M or 130 Business Calculus or Business Problem Solving3GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3BUS105 Information Technology and Applications3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES130 Christianity Western Culture4 
GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 Laboratory Science (D) course 4 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course  
  GES160 Inquiry Seminar3 
 14 3 14 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS230 Principles of Management4Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3BUS210 Financial Accounting4 
ECO201 Principles of Economics4 BUS220 Principles of Marketing4 
MAT207M Statistical Analysis3 THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 
THE201 Christian Theology3 BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 
MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
 17 3 14-17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS231 Human Resource Management3Business or Economics 3BUS331 Staffing, Training and Development3 
BUS344 Managerial Finance4 BUS335 Organizational Behavior3 
THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 ECO301 or 302 Intermediate Microeconomics or Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Interpreting Biblical themes (J) course 3 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
 16 3 15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
BUS330 Compensation Theory and Practice3Interim Off BUS481 Internship in Business3-4BT510 Hermeneutics3
BUS430 Strategic Management3 BUS493 Seminar - Human Resource Management3TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
BUS361 Business Law3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Business or Economics Elective 3 
Business or Economics Elective 3 World Cultures (U) Course 3 
SP001 Formation Assessments0 Internship Preparation2 0 
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
 15-18 0 15-16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DE 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: 165-172
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

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

This program assumes a student will use BUS100M or MAT207M to meet the general education Mathematics requirement. 

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.A. in Business (Human Resource Management Emphasis) to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018, Academic Plan- Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS100M or 130 Business Calculus or Business Problem Solving3GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4BUS105 Information Technology and Applications3 
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
Second Language (S) course1 4 BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 Laboratory Science (D) course 4 
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3   
 15 4 14 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS230 Principles of Management4World Cultures (U) course 3BUS210 Financial Accounting4 
ECO201 Principles of Economics4 BUS220 Principles of Marketing4 
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 
MAT207M Statistical Analysis3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
  MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 15 3 17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS231 Human Resource Management3Elective 3BUS331 Staffing, Training and Development3 
BUS344 Managerial Finance4 BUS335 Organizational Behavior3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 ECO301 or 302 Intermediate Microeconomics or Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
 16 3 12-15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
BUS330 Compensation Theory and Practice3Interim Off BUS481 Internship in Business4BT510 Hermeneutics3
BUS430 Strategic Management3 BUS493 Seminar - Human Resource Management3TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
BUS361 Business Law3 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
Business or Economics Elective 6 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
SP001 Formation Assessments0 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 Internship Preparation2 0 
  TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
 18 0 13-16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DE 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: 166-172
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

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

This program assumes a student will use BUS100M or MAT207M​ to meet the general education Mathematics requirement. 

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.