Christian Ministries-Youth Ministry Concentration

Catalog Year 2017-2018

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Literature of the Old Testament (BIBL 101) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Literature of the New Testament (BIBL 102) 3 credits
Christian Discipling (CHMN 130) 3 credits
General Psychology (PSYC 150) 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Spiritual Formation (RELI 350) 3 credits
Youth Ministry: Youth Culture (CHMN 240) 2 credits
Ethics (PHIL 180) 3 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
HUMA 205 or LITR GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 48 credits

Spring Semester

Youth Ministry: Methods and Practice (CHMN 2XX) 2 credits
Biblical Intepretation (BIBL 290) 3 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Art, Beauty, and Truth or Fine Arts Requirements (HUMA 290) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective- Internship: Finding and Succeeding (GEED 216) 1 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 63 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Field Experience/Internship (CHMN 475) 2 credits
Speaking As Ministry (CHMN 420) 3 credits
Christian Beliefs (RELI 380) 3 credits
Youth Ministry: Theology and Philosophy of Ministry (CHMN 330) 3 credits
World Christianity (CHMN 3XX) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 79 credits

Spring Semester

Field Experience/Internship (CHMN 475) 2 credits
Perspectives in Christian Education (CHMN 360) 3 credits
Counseling (CHMN 381) 3 credits
History or Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 14 credits
Cumulative Total 93 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Contemporary Issues of the Church (CHMN 4XX) 3 credits
Experiential Recreational Leadership (HHPE 380) 3 credits
Engaging Christ In Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective- Developing Professional Identity (GEED 218) 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 109 credits

Spring Semester

Theological Foundations of Christian Ministry (CHMN 390) 3 credits
World Religions- For CHMN Majors/Minors (RELI 440) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 2 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

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