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

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology3GES 160 Inquiry Seminar3POS 100 American Politics and Government3 
GES 130 Christianity Western Culture4 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology3 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES 125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 
BIO 104 Human Biology3 GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
BIO 104D Human Biology Lab1   
 14 3 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
SOW 200Z Introduction to Social Work4THE 201 Christian Theology3ECO 200 Economics of Public Policy Analysis3 
PSY 203 Lifespan Development3 SOW 250 Social Welfare History3 
Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 Mathematics (M) course 3 
Second Language (S) course 4 Second Language course (as necessary) 0-3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
  MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 15 3 15-18 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
SOW 3301 Social Work Field Experience I2Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3SOW 305 Social Policy Practice4 
SOW 304 Social Work Practice I3 SOW 3311 Social Work Field Experience II2 
SOW 313 Social Work Practice II3 SOW 327G Social Perspective, Human Worth, and Social Action3 
SOW 351 Methods of Applied Social Research4 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
World cultures (U) course 3 BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
 15 3 15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
SOW 405 Social Work Practice III4Interim Off SOW 4332 Social Work Field Instruction II3BT 510 Hermeneutics3
SOW 4322 Social Work Field Instruction I3 SOW 4342 Social Work Field Instruction III3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 SOW 499 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 Internship Preaparation3  
  MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
  THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
 13-16 0 15-18 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 160-169

All Social Work courses must be taken in sequence.

Students planning on graduate school should choose PSY 230M Introduction to Statistical Methods and Experimental Design or MAT 207M Statistical Analysis to satisfy the Mathematics (M) course requirement.

BIO 104 /BIO 104D is a required course for Social Work. It may also meet the general education Laboratory Science requirement. 

Students are expected to meet with their financial aid counselor to determine number of required credits for each semester. 

B.A. in Social Work to M.A. in Ministry 2018-2019: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology3GES 147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4POS 100 American Politics and Government3 
GES 145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology3 
BIO 104 Human Biology3 GES 244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
BIO 104D Human Biology Lab1 GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3   
 14 4 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
SOW 200Z Introduction to Social Work4Elective 4ECO 200 Economics of Public Policy Analysis3 
PSY 203 Lifespan Development3 SOW 250 Social Welfare History3 
GES 246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 Mathematics (M) course 3 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 Second Language course (as necessary) 0-3 
  MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 18 4 13-16 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
SOW 3301 Social Work Field Experience I2Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3SOW 305 Social Policy Practice4 
SOW 304 Social Work Practice I3 SOW 3311 Social Work Field Experience II2 
SOW 313 Social Work Practice II3 SOW 327G Social Perspective, Human Worth, and Social Action3 
SOW 351 Methods of Applied Social Research4 Interpreting Biblical themes (J) course 3 
World Cultures (U) course 3 BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 
 15 3 15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
SOW 405 Social Work Practice III4Interim Off SOW 4332 Social Work Field Instruction II3BT 510 Hermeneutics3
SOW 4322 Social Work Field Instruction I3 SOW 4342 Social Work Field Instruction III3TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 SOW 499 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 Internship Preparation3  
  MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
  THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
 13-16 0 15-18 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 163-172

All Social Work courses must be taken in sequence.

Students planning on graduate school should choose PSY 230M Introduction to Statistical Methods and Experimental Design or MAT 207M Statistical Analysis to satisfy the Mathematics (M) course requirement.

BIO 104 /BIO 104D is a required course for Social Work. It may also meet the general education Laboratory Science requirement. 

Students are expected to meet with their financial aid counselor to determine number of required credits for each semester.