B.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) K-12 to M.A. in Ministry 2018-2019: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
GES 130 Christianity Western Culture4GES 160 Inquiry Seminar3BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 
GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 GES 125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 
World Language (101-level) 4 MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 
  World Language (102 level) S-tag 4 
 15 3 17 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
EDU 2004 Introduction to Education3TESOL Area Elective/World Cultures (U) course2 3EDU 240 Educational Psychology3 
EDU 201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1 EDU 271 Education Psychology and Pedagogy2 
LIN 210Z Introduction to Second Language Acquisition3 EDU 272 Language and Literacy Development for Young Learners (K-3)5 
THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 EDU 273 Primary Grade Practicum1 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 EDU 317GZ Educational Equity3 
Mathematics (M) course 3   
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1   
 17 3 14 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
EDU 203 School Health and Drugs2TEL 2402 TESOL Practicum Abroad1EDU 220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 
LIN 300 Introduction to Linguistics3 TEL 301 Analysis of the English Language3 
Artistic Experience (Z) course 0-3 TEL 320 Curriculum Development and Assessment3 
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 TESOL Area Elective 3 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 TESOL Cross-Cultural Elective 3 
 14-17 1 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
EDU 320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1Interim Off EDU 490 Student Teaching Block14BT 510 Hermeneutics3
EDU 321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
EDU 400 Methods in Teaching K-12 English to Speakers of Other Languages3 Internship Preparation4  
EDU 401 Middle Level Education Practicum in TESL1   
TEL 305 (fall) Teaching Language Skills for Second Language Learners3   
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3   
MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3   
SP 001 Formation Assessments0   
 15 0 14 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 167-170

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 2018-2019: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3GES 147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4GES 244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 World Language (102-level) S-tag 4 
GES 145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
World Languages (101-level) 3 MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
Mathematics (M) course 3   
 17 4 14-17 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
EDU 2004 Introduction to Education3TESOL Area Elective/World Cultures (U) course3 3EDU 220 Introduction to Middle Level Education3 
EDU 201 Introduction to Education Field Experience1 EDU 240 Educational Psychology3 
GES 246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 EDU 271 Education Psychology and Pedagogy2 
LIN 210Z Introduction to Second Language Acquisition3 EDU 272 Language and Literacy Development for Young Learners (K-3)5 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 EDU 273 Primary Grade Practicum1 
THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3   
 18 3 14 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
EDU 203 School Health and Drugs2TEL 2402 TESOL Practicum Abroad1TEL 301 Analysis of the English Language3 
EDU 317GZ Educational Equity3 TEL 320 Curriculum Development and Assessment3 
LIN 300 Introduction to Linguistics3 TESOL Area Elective 3 
TESOL Cross-cultural Elective 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
 17 1 18 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
EDU 320 Pedagogy and the Young Adolescent Learner1Interim Off EDU 490 Student Teaching Block14BT 510 Hermeneutics3
EDU 321 Integrated Literacy in the Content Areas1 TL 001 Vocational Assessments0TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
EDU 400 Methods in Teaching K-12 English to Speakers of Other Languages3 Internship Preparation4  
EDU 401 Middle Level Education Practicum in TESL1   
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3   
TEL 305 (fall) Teaching Language Skills for Second Language Learners3   
SP 001 Formation Assessments0   
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3   
 15 0 14 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 171-174

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.)