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Course Requirements

The Christian Formation and Ministry Student Development concentration consists of 24 hours of core courses and 18 hours of concentration courses.

Student Development Concentration

Core Courses (24)

  • CFM 512 Bible in Ministry (2)
  • CFM 513 History & Philosophy of Ministry (4)
  • CFM 514 Ministry in Culture (2)
  • CFM 516 Teaching for Transformation (4)
  • CFM 517 Developmental Theory & Spiritual Formation (2)
  • CFM 518 Research Methods for Ministry (2)
  • CFM 521 Personal Spiritual Formation (2)
  • CFM 522 History and Traditions of Spiritual Formation (2)
  • CFM 683 Integrative Seminar (0)
  • CFM 691 Concentration Mentoring Group (0)
  • CFM 693 Ministry Practicum (0)
  • All graduate students are required to complete a theological studies requirement of 6 semester hours. For CFM students, this consists of CFM 512 plus a 4-hour course from the Category I listing in the Graduate School section of this catalog.

Student Development (18)

  • CFM 532 Discipleship (2)
  • CFM 534 Care & Counsel in Ministry (2)
  • CFM 545 Student Development Leadership & Organization (4)
  • CFM 546 Facilitating Collegiate Learning (4)
  • CFM 641 College/Young Adult Ministry (4)
  • CFM 692 or CFM 698 Student Development Final Project (2)

View the Christian Formation and Ministry Course Catalog.