Program Requirements

Degree Requirements for Arrow Partnership Program

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Students who have graduated from the Arrow Leadership Program prior to admission may choose to enter the Arrow Leadership Partner Program. Through an arrangement between Wheaton College and the Arrow Leadership Program, upon 1.) successful completion of EVAN 542: Church: Movements and Models and 2.) recommendation of the Program Coordinator based on a paper summarizing the relevance of their Arrow work to evangelism and leadership, qualified students are granted a total of 14 semester hours of credit (10 for their Arrow Partnership work and 4 for EVAN 542) towards the completion of the M.A. in Evangelism and Leadership degree. 

  • The M.A. required courses include EVAN 526, 542, 545, 558, 559, 573, INTR 561 (4 hour version), and 692 for a total of 26 hours. 
  • The graduate six-hour Biblical and Theological Studies requirement is met by taking a 4 hour BITH course from the approved Category I list and EVAN 526. 
  • The student will work with an advisor to determine the 4 hours of electives that best meet the student's background, interest, and goals. 

 

Required Courses (26 hours)

EVAN Core (18 hours) 

  • 526: Gospel: Theological Perspectives on Evangelism and Renewal (4)
  • 542: Church: Movements and Models (4)
  • 545: Culture: Emerging and Global (4)
  • 559: Organizational and Change Leadership (4)
  • 573: Evangelism Research Methods (2)

INTR Core (4 hours)

  • 561: Intercultural Communication (4)
  • 692: Comprehensive Exam (0)

BITH Core (4 hours)

Refer to Wheaton College Course Catalog for Course Descriptions

Arrow Transfer Courses (after successful completion of EVAN 542) (10 hours)

  • 558: Personal Development and Leadership (4)
  • 547: Evangelistic Communictaion (2)
  • 691: Ministry Practicum (2)
  • 694: Seminar: Evangelism and the Local Church (2)
  • 573: Evangelism Research Methods (2)

Electives (Choice of 4 hours)

EVAN Electives

  • 516: Spiritual Formation and Witness (2)
  • 546: Discipleship and Small Groups (2)
  • 694: C.S. Lewis: Apologist of the Head and Heart (2)
  • 694: Unity in Mission (2)
  • 694: World Religions (2)
  • 695: Independent Study (1-4)
  • 696: Internship (2 or 4)

Refer to the Wheaton College Course Catalog for course descriptions. 

INTR Electives 

  • 565: Folk Religions (2)
  • 567: Spiritual Conflict (2)

MISS Electives

  • 542: Launching Apostolic Movements (4)
  • 564: Planting and Growing Reproducing Churches (2)
  • 565: Incarnational Ministry for Missional Churches (2)
  • 568: Organic and Simple Church (2)
  • 575: Urban Missional Movements (2)
  • 576: Missional Movements and Evangelism (2)

Other Electives

See the Course Catalog for other electives and course descriptions. 

 

If you have questions, please contact the department at Intercultural.Studies@wheaton.edu.

Students who have graduated from the Arrow Leadership Program prior to admission may choose to enter the Arrow Leadership Partner Program. Through an arrangement between Wheaton College and the Arrow Leadership Program, upon 1.) successful completion of EVAN 542: Church: Movements and Models and 2.) recommendation of the Program Coordinator based on a paper summarizing the relevance of their Arrow work to evangelism and leadership, qualified students are granted a total of 14 semester hours of credit (10 for their Arrow Partnership work and 4 for EVAN 542) towards the completion of the M.A. in Evangelism and Leadership degree. 

  • The M.A. required courses include EVAN 526, 542, 545, 558, 559, 573, INTR 561 (4 hour version), and 692 for a total of 26 hours. 
  • The graduate six-hour Biblical and Theological Studies requirement is met by taking a 4 hour BITH course from the approved Category I list and EVAN 526. 
  • The student will work with an advisor to determine the 4 hours of electives that best meet the student's background, interest, and goals. 

 

Required Courses (26 hours)

EVAN Core (18 hours) 

  • 526: Gospel: Theological Perspectives on Evangelism and Renewal (4)
  • 542: Church: Movements and Models (4)
  • 545: Culture: Emerging and Global (4)
  • 559: Organizational and Change Leadership (4)
  • 573: Evangelism Research Methods (2)

INTR Core (4 hours)

  • 561: Intercultural Communication (4)
  • 692: Comprehensive Exam (0)

BITH Core (4 hours)

Refer to Wheaton College Course Catalog for Course Descriptions

Arrow Transfer Courses (after successful completion of EVAN 542) (10 hours)

  • 558: Personal Development and Leadership (4)
  • 547: Evangelistic Communictaion (2)
  • 691: Ministry Practicum (2)
  • 694: Seminar: Evangelism and the Local Church (2)
  • 573: Evangelism Research Methods (2)

Electives (Choice of 4 hours)

EVAN Electives

  • 516: Spiritual Formation and Witness (2)
  • 546: Discipleship and Small Groups (2)
  • 694: C.S. Lewis: Apologist of the Head and Heart (2)
  • 694: Unity in Mission (2)
  • 694: World Religions (2)
  • 695: Independent Study (1-4)
  • 696: Internship (2 or 4)

Refer to the Wheaton College Course Catalog for course descriptions. 

INTR Electives 

  • 565: Folk Religions (2)
  • 567: Spiritual Conflict (2)

MISS Electives

  • 542: Launching Apostolic Movements (4)
  • 564: Planting and Growing Reproducing Churches (2)
  • 565: Incarnational Ministry for Missional Churches (2)
  • 568: Organic and Simple Church (2)
  • 575: Urban Missional Movements (2)
  • 576: Missional Movements and Evangelism (2)

Other Electives

See the Course Catalog for other electives and course descriptions. 

 

If you have questions, please contact the department at Intercultural.Studies@wheaton.edu.