BA in Biblical Studies – Youth and Family Ministry

The track in Youth and Family Ministry is designed to equip graduates with the necessary knowledge and relational skills to effectively meet the needs of today’s church families.

Course Semester Hours
Core Curriculum (contains 12 hours of Bible)   44 hours
Bible Requirements for the Youth and Family Ministry Track 57 hours
Common Bible Requirements (all Biblical Studies Tracks)  24 hours
BI 2309 Orientation to Biblical Studies
BI 3319 Biblical Interpretation
BI 3325 Survey of Church History
BI 3342 Preparing and Delivering Bible Lessons
BI 3370 Practical Evangelism and Missions
BI 4310 The Restoration Movement in America
BI 4318 Critical Issues of the Bible
BI 4391 Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry
Youth and Family Ministry Track Requirements   15 hours
BI 2320 Introduction to Counseling Theories
FY 2330 Parent-Child Relationships
FY 3313 Human Sexuality
FY 3330 Youth and Family Ministry in the Local Church
BI 4332 Church Work Practicum
Textual Requirements 12 hours
Language Requirements 6 hours
BI 1301 & 1302 Elementary New Testament Greek I & II OR
BI 3301 & 3302 Elementary Biblical Hebrew I & II OR
SP 1301 & 1302 Spanish I & II
General Electives 21 hours
Total Hours Required for Graduation 122 hours

UPPER LEVEL COURSES: At least 42 of the hours required in Bible must be taken from upper level courses. Textual hours must also be taken from upper level courses.