Master of Divinity

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The Master of Divinity is a 110-hour program designed to be completed residentially in a minimum of 3 years. Exegetical, Systematic, Historical, Pastoral, Practical, and Language courses are emphasized to provide the best preparation for men entering the ministry.

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Language Studies
Exegetical Theology
Systematic Theology
Pastoral Theology
Church History
Apologetics
Elective

TOTAL:

18 Units
24 Units
25 Units
22 Units
13 Units
7 Units
1 Unit

110 Units

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*Indicates special scheduling
for Certificate Courses

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Summer Term

LS-G 401 Greek I

First Semester

LS-H 501 Hebrew I
LS-G 502 Greek II
OT 502 Pentateuch
*PT 500 Theology of Ministry
ST 500 Intro to Ministerial and Theological Studies
ST 501 Prolegomena and Doctrine of the Word

Winter Term

LS-H 502 Hebrew II
LS-G 503 Greek III
*ST 501 Symbolics

Second Semester

LS-H 503 Hebrew III
LS-G 504 Greek IV
BS 501 Hermeneutics
OT 602 History and Wisdom
*AP 501 Intro to Philosophical Theology

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3

3

16

3
3
3
2
2
3

6

1
1
4

13

3
2
3
3
2

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First Semester

LS-H 602 Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis
CH 501 Ancient Church/Patristics
ST 502 Doctrine of God
PT 502 Homiletics I – Preaching and Sermon Preparation
PT 503 Preaching Practicum I
NT 601 Gospels
AP 601 Challenges to the Faith

Winter Term

PT 602 Missions and Evangelism
CH 502 Medieval Christianity

Second Semester

NT 602 Acts and Pauline Epistles
ST 601 Theological Anthropology
OT 702 Prophets
PT 601 Pastoral Theology I – Theological Pastoring
PT 603 Preaching Practicum II
CH 601 Reformation
CH 610 Puritanism

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16

2
3
3
2
1
3
2

4

2
2

16

3
2
3
3
1
2
2

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First Semester

BT 601 Biblical Theology
ST 603 Soteriology
ST 602 Christology
NT 702 General Epistles and Revelation
*CH 701 Modern Church (Baptist History)

Winter Term

PT 604 Worship
PT 701 Pastoral Counseling

Second Semester

ST 701 Doctrine of the Church
ST 702 Eschatology
PT 703 Pastoral Theology II – Practical Theology
PT 704 Homiletics II – Preaching
PT 705 Puritan Preaching for Today
AP 701 Apologetics in Pastoral Ministry
PT 702 Pastoral Administration
Elective

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16

3
3
3
3
4

4

2
2

16

3
2
2
2
2
3
1
1

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* IRBS Theological Seminary admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

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