Assist students in developing advanced skills for exegesis, interpretation and theological understanding of the Bible.
Encourage students to do competent research and writing.
Develop in students an appreciation for and understanding of the history and theology of the Christian tradition.
Develop in students an appreciation for and understanding of the history and theology of the Wesleyan holiness tradition.
Develop in students an understanding of contemporary issues in Biblical studies and theology.
Motivate students to become lifelong learners who grow spiritually, think clearly and serve redemptively.
Face-to-Face - Graduate Degree
The program provides professional knowledge, practical decision-making abilities, and vision to handle a variety of leadership positions for leaders in today's church or for those preparing for leadership in tomorrow's church. This degree will meet the needs of a wide variety of people, from recent college graduates to established professionals. With a minimum number of required courses, the student can mix and match offerings in Bible, theology, and ministry.This program is taught by leading scholars in the Nazarene denomination, with some scholars from other traditions as well.