Course Descriptions

7. Course Descriptions


The course codes for all courses are to be interpreted as follows: The letters indicate the department, division within the department, or major: Old Testament, New Testament, Church History, Systematic Theology, Apologetics, Practical Theology. (Courses indicated as 'PTC' are primarily counseling courses; 'PTE' are primarily evangelism courses; and 'PTM' are primarily Urban Mission courses.)

Except for D.Min. modules, first digit indicates the level of the course: Studying
0, propaedeutic and non-credit course 
1-6, M.A., M.A.R., or M.Div. courses 
7-9, Th.M. and Ph.D. courses 

0-6 level courses vary in their credit hours. See the course description for the assigned hours.
7-9 level courses are three hours.
D.Min. courses are three hours.

The letter “p” following a course number indicates that the course is graded on a pass-fail basis.
A hyphenated number is appended to the course number for courses that can or must be taken more than once.

The Seminary reserves the right to add, withdraw, or change courses without prior notice.

Course Departments