The Master of Arts in Leadership Specialized Ministry program will provide you with an applied ministry degree that is flexible enough to create a customized curriculum around your vocational goals. Choose this program if your specialization is not represented by one of our other MAL concentrations.
This program may be a good fit for you if you are interested in pursuing:
In addition to the core MAL degree learning outcomes, the outcomes for the MAL Specialized Ministry program will be based on the elective courses that the student selects in consultation with their advisor.
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Hebrew Bible 1: Orientation
New Testament 1: Epistles, Acts, and Revelation
New Testament 2: Four Gospels
Religious and Theological Interpretation
History of Christian Theologies
History of Modern Theologies
Comparative Religious Ethics
Queer and Trans Theologies
Black and Womanist Theologies
|Formation||1||Intro to Spiritual and Personal Formation|
|Arts and Theology||1||
History of Arts and Theology
Art, Religion, and Contemporary Culture
|Social Transformation||1||Leadership and Strategies for Social Change|
|Vocational Contextualization & Skills||6||
Two Practices of Ministry electives
Two additional electives (as approved by advisor)
MAL Final Project
|* Although not specifically required for degree completion, Introduction to Pastoral and Spiritual Care must be completed to be eligible for CPE Internship registration.|
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