This is a laboratory course designed to give the student the opportunity to perfect skills in homiletics and the various aspects of the worship service.
Introduction to the Old Testament
This course is designed to give the student a rapid but comprehensive view of the thirty-nine books of the Old Testament.
Introduction to the New Testament
This course is intended to give the student a rapid but comprehensive view of the twenty-seven New Testament Books.
The Tabernacle Studies
This course will give the student a thorough knowledge of the Tabernacle, the court and furniture, and other materials associated therewith.
BI 104 Dispensations and Covenants
This course will give a clear understanding of the seven dispensations and the eight covenants as they relate to a particular time period and people.
Intro to Homiletics/Public Speaking
This subject is designed to deal with the basics in sermon construction and delivery.
A study of preordained representative relationships of types found in the Old Testament, which are fully revealed or correspond to their antitypes located in the New Testament.
BI 201 Christ in the Scriptures
This course of study is designed to show that Christ is the central theme of the scriptures and that the events and ceremonies recorded in the Old Testament demonstrates this most profoundly
Designed to further increase the student awareness on sermon construction and how to formulate His ideals. (Prerequisite BI 105)
Systematic Theology I
A rapid but careful study of Ecclesiology, Angelology, Satanology, etc.
Systematic Theology II
A rapid but careful study of Eschatology, Soteriology, Pneuma-tology, etc.
A study of the basis for ethical Christian conduct and the factors involved therein.
The Prophets of Israel
This study will deal with the major and minor prophets recorded in the Bible and the various terminology associated therewith.
A complete study of the doctrine of salvation.
A complete study of the doctrine of the last things.
Introduction to Greek
A beginner’s course in New Testament Greek dealing with the sound system and its symbols, vocabulary, grammar. Special charges for foreign languages.
Origin of the Bible
This course deals with the origin, history and languages of the original manuscript.
Science and the Bible
This course is designed to further enhance the student’s ability to understand the agreement that exists.
This course will deal with the various religions of the world such as Judaism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity, etc.
This course will introduce the student to the six general periods of the Christian Church and discuss in depth the Apostolic and Persecution periods, etc.
Introduction to Sociology
This course is designed to deal with the principles of social structures, social institutions and social change.
Introduction to Hermeneutics
This course is designed to further enhance the student’s ability to understand the Bible, by dealing with the basic principles and the various approaches of Biblical interpretation.
A study of Revelation verse by verse.
Philosophy of Religions
A study of the various arguments involved in theism, such as: teleological, ontological, and cosmological arguments
History of the Black Church in America
A study of the American Black Church from its beginning to our modern day.
A study of Homiletical style, delivery, and development of effective communication.
Theology of Prayer
This course will cover a Biblically and Theological analysis of the various aspects of prayer and the different kinds of prayer in scripture. Emphasizes understandings of each prayer model as well as encouraging students to develop their own biblically based model of prayer.
Basic Principles of Curriculum
This course deals with the various ways of developing a curriculum that will help a school to obtain its educational objectives.
Introduction to Biblical Education
The course covers the understanding, the dynamic process of Christian Education and the persons involved therein, how to organize the Church for Christian Education, the school and the contemporary perspectives in Christian Education.
Laws of Teaching
This course covers the seven laws of teaching, dealing with the teacher, learner, language, lesson, etc.
Education in Christian Administration
This course is designed to give the student an overview on the administrative methods of Christian Education such as; organization, planning, delegation in administration, leadership, control, coordination, etc.
Leadership in Education
This course deals with the various aspect in educational leadership such as; the foundations of church education, leadership characteristics and qualities, leaders as administrator, the director/minister of Christian education, leaders training other leaders, establishing a climate for leadership training, etc.
Teaching Method of Jesus
This course will examine some of the methods Jesus, the Master Teacher, used such as parables, hyperbole, metaphor, and the various types of parallelism – antithetical, synthetic, climatic and synonymous parallelism.
Teaching the Bible
This course communicates to the student the tools necessary to be an effective Bible teacher. It will teach methods of motivation and ways to challenge the student, principles of Biblical interpretation, types of writing in the Bible, the human element in teaching, etc.
Teaching to Change Lives
An in-depth study of the laws in teaching, this course will deal with the law of the heart, the law of encouragement, the law of readiness, laws of activity and the law of education.
Prerequisite: Completion of junior year in undergraduate work in Christian education. This course is designed to give the student the opportunity to prepare and teach several lessons. The student’s teaching assignment must be written out, informative, challenging and delivered effectively to the class under an instructor’s supervision from the Christian Education Department.
History of Mission
This is an introductory course in missiology and is designed to deal with Christian Missions from 30 AD to the twentieth century.
This study deals with the making of a missionary, the qualifications needed, obstacles encountered and the magnitude of the task.
This course is designed to give the student an honest and objective view of Christian Mission.
Biblical Theology of Mission
A study of the Biblical Foundation of Mission, Delineation, instruments and the dynamics of mission.
A more comprehensive study on missionary preparation, life and the various kinds of work associated with missionary life.
A study of Biblical principles to developing a master plan for establishing a church in a new community.
Case Studies in Mission
A study designed to give the student an idea of the various problems encountered on the field and how they were handled.