B.A. in Art to M.A. in Ministry, Academic Plans

B.A. in Art to M.A. in Ministry 2019-2020, Academic Plan - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3GES 160 Inquiry Seminar3Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES 130 Christianity Western Culture4 
GES 125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Mathematics (M) course 3 
  Contemporary Western Life and Thought (L) course 3 
 14 3 16 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3World Cultures (U) course 3ARH 105 Art History Survey: Caves to World War II4 
ART 206 Sculpture4 ART 210A Painting4 
THE 201 Christian Theology3 ART 2402 Creative Practices3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Studio Elective 4 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Leisure & Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
 18 3 16 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART 211 Printmaking3Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3ART 203 Advanced Drawing3 
ART 250A Introduction to Photography3 Art History Course3 3 
PHI 310 Aesthetics3 Studio elective 4 
Cross-cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3   
 15-18 3 16 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ART 499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3Interim Off ART 481 or 498 Internship in Art or Professional Practices: Making Art Your Career1-4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
Art History Course3 3 ART 496 Senior Art Design Exhibition0TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Studio Elective 4 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) Course 3 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 Internship Preparation1 0 
  Comparative Systems (G) course 3 
  TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
 16 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 (ML 615) Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits 169-175
 

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 Art to M.A. in Ministry 2019-2020, Academic Plan - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3GES 147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3 
BIB 101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES 140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
GES 145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 GES 244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Mathematics (M) course 3 
  Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
 14 4 14 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
Any ART Foundations course (ART 100A, ART 101A, ART 103A) , Foundations: Materials, Space, and Meaning, Foundations: Drawing3World Cultures (U) course 3ARH 105 Art History Survey: Caves to World War II4 
ART 206 Sculpture4 ART 210A Painting4 
GES 246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 ART 2402 Creative Practices3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 ART 250A Introduction to Photography3 
  MIN 200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 15 3 17 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
ART 211 Printmaking3Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3ART 203 Advanced Drawing3 
PHI 310 Aesthetics3 Art History course3 3 
Studio Elective 3 Studio Elective 3 
Comparative Systems (G) course 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
BIB 260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Cross-cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 
BIB 265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3   
 18 3 12-15 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ART 499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3Interim Off ART 481 or 498 Internship in Art or Professional Practices: Making Art Your Career1-4BT 510 Hermeneutics3
Art History course 3 ART 496 Senior Art Design Exhibition0TS 512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
THE 311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 Studio Elective 4 
SP 001 Formation Assessments0 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 
Electives 6 THE 263 Christian Social Ethics3 
  MIN 320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
  Internship Preparation1 0 
  TL 001 Vocational Assessments0 
 15 0 14-17 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT 516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DI Course) Concentration Course 1.5OT 516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS 513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DI Course) Concentration Course 1.5NT 518 New 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 (ML 615) Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits 165-171
 

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. 

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