CBU’s 72 hour Master of Divinity (MDiv) prepares graduates to excel in exegesis, application, and exposition, for ministry leadership and chaplaincy roles.
Program Learning Outcomes for the MDiv:
- To develop Learners’ professional competency and skills in Biblical learning theory, language, literature, and leadership practice.
- To develop Learners competency in research and methods in Biblical learning theory, language, literature, and leadership.
- To integrate Learners’ Biblical worldview and perspective on transformative learning and leadership.
- To prepare Learners for advanced level coursework.
Interdisciplinary Theory and Research Core – (9 Hours)
PHIL5101 Worldview and Bases of Critical Thinking
EDUC5501 Research Methods
LANG5101 Languages for Interdisciplinary Research and Learning
Biblical Learning Core – (9 Hours)
BIBL5303 Ancient Pedagogical Literature (Bible Survey)
BIBL5407 Pauline Theology (Study of Romans)
THEO5501 Advanced Systems of Systematic Theology
Biblical Leadership Core – (9 Hours)
EDUC5103 Leadership Communications
EDUC5303 Instruction and Curriculum Design
EDUC5703 Intro to Organizational Leadership
Biblical Language and Literature Core – (27 Hours)
BIBL6103 Advanced Issues in Hermeneutics
BIBL6105 Biblical Exegesis
BIBL6107 Biblical Theology
LANG6105 Greek I
LANG6107 Greek II
LANG6109 Greek III
LANG6305 Hebrew I
LANG6307 Hebrew II
LANG6309 Hebrew III
Biblical Ministry Core – (15 Hours)
MINI6103 Exegesis to Exposition
MINI6105 Pastoral and Chaplaincy Counseling
MINI6107 Ministry Leadership
PSYC5101 Learning Theory
COUN5301 Multicultural Considerations in Learning and Transformative Counseling
Capstone/Thesis – (3 Hours)