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Christian Education and Ministry Courses

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2018-19 requirements for the CE major are 38 hours, including a core of 36 hours plus 2 hours of electives:

  • CE 115 Intro to Christian Formation and Ministry (4)
  • HNGR 114 Poverty, Justice and Transformation (4)
  • CE 222 Transformational Education (4)
  • CE 223 Human Development and Ministry (4)
  • CE 226 Christian Spiritual Practices (4)
  • CE 251 Ministry Practicum (0)
  • CE 339 Compassion and Crisis Ministry (4)
  • CE 346 Discipleship (4)
  • CE 421 Philosophy of Ministry (4)
  • CE 494 Senior Capstone (4)
  • CE 496 Internship (0)
  • Elective Hours (2)

2018-19 requirements for a CE minor are 22-24 hours, including:

  • CE 115 Intro to Christian Formation and Ministry (4) --or-- CE 131 Intro to Spiritual Formation (2)
  • CE 222 Transformational Education (4)
  • CE 226 Christian Spiritual Practices (4)
  • CE 223 Human Development and Ministry (4) --or-- CE 339 Compassion and Crisis Ministry (4)
  • CE 346 Discipleship (4)
  • CE 421 Philosophy of Ministry (4)

2018-19 Christian Education and Ministry (CE) Courses 

  • CE 111 Foundations of Ministry (2)
  • CE 115 Introduction to Christian Formation and Ministry (4)
  • CE 131 Introduction to Spiritual Formation (Passage) (2)
  • CE 212 Discipleship and Small Groups (4)
  • CE 216 Discipleship Practicum (1)
  • CE 219 Christian Formation Forum (0)
  • CE 222 Transformational Education (4)
  • CE 223 Human Development and Ministry (4)
  • CE 226 Christian Spiritual Practices (4)
  • CE 231 Evangelism (2)
  • CE 232 Spiritual Guidance and Discernment (2)
  • CE 234 Youth Ministry (4)
  • CE 241 Leadership Development (This course is offered each summer at HoneyRock as part of the Leadership Certificate.) (4)
  • CE 251 Ministry Practicum (Graded pass/fail.) (0)
  • CE 259 Topics in Christian Education (2 or 4)
  • CE 321 Teaching the Bible (Prerequisite: CE 222) (4)
  • CE 333 Student Care in College Ministry (This course is limited to residence assistants.) (2)
  • CE 337 Compassion in Ministry (Mainly taught at HoneyRock) (2)
  • CE 339 Compassion and Crisis Ministry: Responding to Trauma and Suffering (Only one of CE 337 and CE 339 may be taken for credit. Mainly taught on campus.) (4) 
  • CE 341 Spiritual Theology: Knowing & Experiencing God (4)
  • CE 345 Worship and Spirituality (4)
  • CE 346 Discipleship (4)
  • CE 351 Intercultural Studies I: AAE-Theory (2)
  • CE 352 Intercultural Studies II: AAE-Praxis (2)
  • CE 353 Leadership and Human Systems (Prerequisite: CE 241) (2)
  • CE 412 Ministry Practicum (2)
  • CE 414x Ministry with Children and Families (See CFM 613) (2)
  • CE 421 Philosophy of Ministry (4)
  • CE 422 Curriculum and Instruction (Prerequisite: CE 421) (4)
  • CE 425x Ministry with Children (See CFM 621) (4)
  • CE 451x Ministry with Families (See CFM 611) (2)
  • CE 452 Camp Ministry (2 or 4)
  • CE 459 Advanced Study in Christian Education (Prerequisite: junior/senior standing or permission of instructor) (2 or 4)
  • CE 461 Leadership in Christian Ministry (2)
  • CE 462 Ministry Research and Evaluation (2)
  • CE 471x Prayer (See CFM 533 (2)
  • CE 472 Adventure Challenge Ministry (Offered at HoneyRock) (4)
  • CE 474 Integrative Leadership Seminar (Offered at HoneyRock) (2)
  • CE 494 Senior Capstone (Pre or Corequisite: CE 496) (4)
  • CE 495 Independent Study (1-4)
  • CE 496 Internship (Prerequisites: junior standing and a minimum of 16 hours completed in Christian Education including background courses appropriate to the internship setting. Graded pass/fail. (0)
  • CE 497 Internship Seminar (CE 496 is a prerequisite, but with approval from the Internship Coordinator, a concurrent enrollment is allowed. Graded pass/fail.) (2)