Master of Divinity (MDiv)

110 Hours

3 Years*

*Three years of full-time study. The MDiv may also be completed with part-time study.

Overview

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

Units
18
Language Studies
13
Church History

110

Total

24
Exegetical Theology
7
Apologetics
25
Systematic Theology
1
Electives
22
Pastoral Theology
Curriculum

Summer Term

  • LS-G 401 Greek I

First Semester

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

Winter Term

  • LS-G 503 Greek III
  • LS-H 502 Hebrew II
  • AP 501 Intro to Philosophical Theology

Second Semester

  • LS-G 504 Greek IV
  • LS-H 503 Hebrew III
  • BS 501 Hermeneutics
  • OT 602 History and Wisdom
  • ST 501 Symbolics

First Semester

  • LS-H 504 Hebrew IV
  • 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

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