B.A. in Economics to M.A. in Ministry 2018-2019: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BUS 100M or MAT 124M Business Calculus or Calculus 13-4GES 160 Inquiry Seminar3BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 
GES 130 Christianity Western Culture4 BUS 106 Introduction to Business Applications1 
GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 ECO 201 Principles of Economics4 
Second Language (S) course1 4 GES 125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 
  Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
 14-15 3 12-15 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ECO 301 Intermediate Microeconomics3World Cultures (U) course 3ECO 302 Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Economics Elective2 3 
Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 MAT 207M Statistical Analysis3 
MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 THE 201 Christian Theology3 
Elective 3 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
 16 3 15 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Economics Elective2 3Elective 3BUS 326 Principles of Business Information Systems3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Economics Elective2 3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 
THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
 13 3 15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ECO 340 Econometrics4Interim Off BUS 481 Internship in Business3-4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Cross-cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Internship Preparation3 0 
Electives 6 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 ECO 401 Advanced Economic Theory3 
  ECO 499 Senior Seminar3 
 13-16 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 155-163

This program assumes a student will use BUS 100M or MAT 124M 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 Economics to M.A. in Ministry 2018-2019: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
GES 145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4GES 147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4ECO 201 Principles of Economics4 
Second Language (S) course1 4 GES 244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
BUS 100M or MAT 124M Business Calculus or Calculus 13 BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 
GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 BUS 106 Introduction to Business Applications1 
  Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
 14 4 12-15 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ECO 301 Intermediate Microeconomics3Elective 3ECO 302 Intermediate Macroeconomics3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Economics Elective2 3 
GES 246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
World Cultures (U) course 3 MAT 207M Statistical Analysis3 
  MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 14 3 13 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Economics Elective2 3Elective 3Economics Elective 2 3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 Elective 3 
THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3   
 15 3 12 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3Interim Off BUS 481 Internship in Business4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
ECO 340 Econometrics4 Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Cross-cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Electives 6 
MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 Internship Preparation3 0 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 ECO 401 Advanced Economic Theory3 
  ECO 499 Senior Seminar3 
 13-16 0 16-19 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 155-164

This program assumes a student will use BUS 100M or MAT 124M 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.