Program Learning Outcomes
A student who graduates with an MS in Ministry should be able to:
- Interpret biblical texts critically and competently, explaining the meaning of a given
text within applicable contexts.
- Explore interactions between significant historical developments in Christianity and
discussions concerning the major and distinctive teachings of the Christian faith,
discerning various factors that have shaped them.
- Apply and evaluate current methods for incorporating the teachings of a faith – especially
the Christian faith – into the lives of individuals in a faith community, beginning
- Communicate coherently in professionally competent written form (following a standard
style guide) and in effective oral form on matters of religion, illuminating historical,
theological, and pastoral implications for contemporary societies.