B.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) K-12 to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
GES130 Christianity Western Culture4Mathematics (M) course 3Second Language (S) course1 4 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 
GES160 Inquiry Seminar3 MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 THE201 Christian Theology3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 
 17 3 17 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
World Languages & Cultures course 3World Cultures (U) course3 3World Languages & Cultures course 3 
EDU2004 Introduction to Education3 LIN210Z Introduction to Second Language Acquisition3 
EDU201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1 K-6 Education Block 1 10 
TEL305 (fall, odd years) Teaching Language Skills for Second Language Learners3  Education Psychology and Pedagogy 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1  Language and Literacy Development for Young Learners (K-3) 
THE263 Christian Social Ethics3  Primary Grade Practicum 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3  Education Technology 
   Kindergarten Education 
 17 3 16 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
TEL320 Curriculum Development and Assessment3TEL2403 TESOL Practicum Abroad1TEL301 Analysis of the English Language3 
EDU203 School Health and Drugs2 EDU220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 
LIN300 Introduction to Linguistics3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
TESOL Area Elective 3 TESOL Area Elective 3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 TESOL Cross-Cultural Elective 3 
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
 17 1 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
EDU317GZ Educational Equity3Interim Off EDU490 Student Teaching Block14BT510 Hermeneutics3
EDU320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1 TL001 Vocational Assessments0TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
EDU321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1 Internship Preparation5  
EDU400 Methods in Teaching K-12 English to Speakers of Other Languages3   
EDU401 Middle Level Education Practicum in TESL1   
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3   
Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3   
MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3   
SP001 Formation Assessments0   
 15-18 0 14 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: 174-177
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

TESL majors must complete a TESOL Practicum abroad of at least 3 weeks. This Practicum will usually be done during the summer or Interim. Students choose their program in consultation with the director of the TESOL program and the Office of International Studies and enroll in the course entitled TESOL Practicum Abroad the semester after they return from being abroad and complete the on-campus requirements for the TESOL Practicum Abroad

3

The Education Department offers interim trips that meet the U requirement - EDU236UZ or EDU204UZ. See Education Abroad Options

4

MN basic skills tests (MTLE) are required for full admission to the Education Department. 

5

 Student must meet with director of internship and placement at least two terns before beginning internship. 

This program assumes a student will use EDU317GZ to satisfy the general education Comparative Systems 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.)

B.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) K-12 to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4Second Language (S) course1 4 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 Mathematics (M) course 3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 
  BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
 15 4 17-20 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
World Languages & Cultures course 3World Cultures (U) course3 3World Languages & Cultures course 3 
EDU2004 Introduction to Education3 LIN210Z Introduction to Second Language Acquisition3 
EDU201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1 K-6 Education Block 1 10 
TEL305 (fall, odd years) Teaching Language Skills for Second Language Learners3  Education Psychology and Pedagogy 
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4  Language and Literacy Development for Young Learners (K-3) 
THE263 Christian Social Ethics3  Primary Grade Practicum 
   Education Technology 
   Kindergarten Education 
 17 3 16 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
EDU203 School Health and Drugs2TEL2403 TESOL Practicum Abroad1TEL301 Analysis of the English Language3 
TEL320 Curriculum Development and Assessment3 EDU220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 
LIN300 Introduction to Linguistics3 TESOL Area Elective 3 
TESOL Area Elective 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
TESOL Cross-Cultural Elective 3 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
 17 1 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
EDU317GZ Educational Equity3Interim Off EDU490 Student Teaching Block14BT510 Hermeneutics3
EDU320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1 TL001 Vocational Assessments0TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
EDU321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1 Internship Preparation5  
EDU400 Methods in Teaching K-12 English to Speakers of Other Languages3   
EDU401 Middle Level Education Practicum in TESL1   
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3   
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3   
SP001 Formation Assessments0   
BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3   
 18 0 14 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: 176-179
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

TESL majors must complete a TESOL Practicum abroad of at least 3 weeks. This Practicum will usually be done during the summer or Interim. Students choose their program in consultation with the director of the TESOL program and the Office of International Studies and enroll in the course entitled TESOL Practicum Abroad the semester after they return from being abroad and complete the on-campus requirements for the TESOL Practicum Abroad

3

The Education Department offers interim trips that meet the U requirement - EDU236UZ or EDU204UZ. See Education Abroad Options

4

MN basic skills tests (MTLE) are required for full admission to the Education Department. 

5

 Student must meet with director of internship and placement at least two terms before beginning internship. 

This program assumes a student will use EDU317GZ to satisfy the general education Comparative Systems 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.)