Certificate - AA Level

This certificate prepares individuals to understand the foundation of theology within the contexts of various worldviews.

Certificate Objective

Upon completion of the Theology and Worldview Certificate, students should be able to apply theology within the contexts of various worldviews.

Cost

Associate degree charge per credit hour for PHL1000 and THE1000. Bachelor degree charge per credit hour for THE4000 and PHL3000.

Completion

A Theology and Worldview Certificate will be printed on the transcript of those students who have successfully completed these 12 credits of Theology and Worldview courses with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 in the designated courses.

Required Courses

REL1000 Worldviews 3 credits 5 weeks

This course provides an introduction to worldviews through exploring the major worldviews that have impacted 20th and 21st century western culture and history. Attention will be given to how each of these worldviews affect one’s thinking about God, reality, knowledge, moral order and humanity.

THE1000 Theology of Christian Experience 3 credits 5 weeks

This course is a survey study in theology.  The course is designed to give each learner an introductory framework of the nature of sin, new birth, and the baptism with the Holy Spirit.

THE4000 Introduction to Theology 3 credits 5 weeks

This course will be a systematic study of the doctrines of God, Christ, the Holy Spirit, man, sin, salvation and other related topics. These themes will be examined through various passages of scripture within the context of scripture.

REL3000 Transformed Worldview 3 credits 5 weeks

The course will explore ways in which the student can develop a positive relationship with God as he/she explores the role of general revelation (the creation), special revelation (the Scriptures), and experiences God at work in the modern world.