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Missions, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Watertown, WI, United States
Maranatha Baptist University’s Missions program employs a Bible curriculum that emphasizes core doctrines and biblical literacy and also prepares you to handle competing philosophies, current trends, and cross-cultural issues. 
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Overview

In response to challenges from urbanization, technology, pluralism, and restricted access countries, this program braces you with a biblical understanding of worldviews and includes a supplemental linguistics curriculum. 

A Missions minor at the Maranatha Baptist University can be combined with a major such as business or education to allow you to minister effectively overseas as a teacher or business person.

Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to apply a biblical philosophy of missions in a cross-cultural setting.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to respond to the dynamics of culture from a biblical worldview.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to identify and describe best practices related to pastoral ministry and church administration.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to explain the Baptist distinctives in the context of Baptist history.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to articulate biblical doctrine in a systematic fashion.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to communicate and apply biblical truth accurately and effectively in preaching and writing.
  • Students will demonstrate servant leadership behaviors in ministry settings.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Old or New Testament Survey 
  • Pastoral Theology
  • Theology of Missions 
  • History of Christianity 
  • The Modern World 
  • Biblical Interpretation 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay $50 application fee (USD)
  • Supply character references: The character references must be completed by three people who are not relatives
  • Send your transcripts
  • Take the TOEFL test
  • Receive a decision from admissions
  • Return confirmation form and $175 deposit (USD)
  • Register for classes
  • Student Visa: Once steps 1-9 are complete, Maranatha Baptist University will issue a Form I-20 which will be signed by a Designated School Official and sent to you

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8200 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8200 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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