B.A. in Business (Human Resource Management Emphasis) to M.A. in Ministry 2018-2019, Academic Plan- CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3GES 160 Inquiry Seminar3GES 130 Christianity Western Culture4 
BUS 100M or 130 Business Calculus or Christianity Western Culture3 GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
BUS 106 Introduction to Business Applications1 Laboratory Science (D) course 4 
GES 125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 Elective 3 
Second Language (S) course1 4   
 15 3 14 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ECO 201 Principles of Economics4Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3BUS 210 Financial Accounting4 
MAT 207M Statistical Analysis3 BUS 220 Principles of Marketing4 
THE 201 Christian Theology3 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 
World Cultures (U) course 3   
 17 3 17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS 231 Human Resource Management3Business or Economics Elective 3BUS 331 Staffing, Training and Development3 
BUS 326 Principles of Business Information Systems3 BUS 335 Organizational Behavior3 
BUS 344 Managerial Finance4 BUS 361 Business Law3 
THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 ECO 301 or 302 Intermediate Microeconomics or Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Interpreting Biblical themes (J) course 3 MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
  Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
 16 3 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
BUS 330 Compensation Theory and Practice3Interim Off BUS 481 Internship in Business3-4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
BUS 430 Strategic Management3 BUS 493 Seminar - Human Resource Management3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Business or Economics Elective 3 Artistic Experience (A) course  
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 Business or Economics Elective 3 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 Internship Preparation2 0 
  TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
 12-15 0 12-13 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT 516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5OT 516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS 513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5NT 518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
ML 523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3 GS 780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
TL 566A Professional Internship A1.5 TL 566B Professional Internship B1.5 
GS 001 Graduate Research Seminar0 Elective (CP510) Concentration Course 3 
Elective (ML615) Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits 166-170

This program assumes a student will use BUS 100M or MAT 207M 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 2018-2019, Academic Plan- Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS 100M or 130 Business Calculus or Business Problem Solving3GES 147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 
BUS 106 Introduction to Business Applications1 BUS 230 Principles of Management4 
GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 GES 244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
GES 145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 Laboratory Science (D) course 4 
Second Language (S) course1 4   
 15 4 15 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ECO 201 Principles of Economics4Elective 3BUS 210 Financial Accounting4 
GES 246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 BUS 220 Principles of Marketing4 
MAT 207M Statistical Analysis3 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
World Cultures (U) course 3 THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 17 3 17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS 231 Human Resource Management3Elective 3BUS 331 Staffing, Training and Development3 
BUS 326 Principles of Business Information Systems3 BUS 335 Organizational Behavior3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 BUS 361 Business Law3 
BUS 344 Managerial Finance4 ECO 301 or 302 Intermediate Microeconomics or Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 
 17 3 15-18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
BUS 330 Compensation Theory and Practice3Interim Off BUS 481 Internship in Business4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
BUS 430 Strategic Management3 BUS 493 Seminar - Human Resource Management3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Business or Economics Elective 6 MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
  Internship Preparation2 0 
  TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
 15 0 13-16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT 516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5OT 516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS 513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5NT 518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
ML 523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3 GS 780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
TL 566A Professional Internship A1.5 TL 566B Professional Internship B1.5 
GS 001 Graduate Research Seminar0 Elective (CP510) Concentration Course 3 
Elective (ML615) Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits 170-176

This program assumes a student will use BUS 100M or MAT 207M​ 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.