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Master of Arts in Cross-cultural Ministry (MA/CM) Houston

The MA/CM program provides training for prospective and veteran missionaries who serve in other cultures. It meets the essential academic requirements of most mission agencies and is ideal for those whose anticipated ministries will not include regular preaching.


Bible Exposition22
BE101—Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics3
BE102—Old Testament History I3
BE103—Old Testament History II and Poetry2
BE104—Old Testament Prophets3
BE105—The Gospels2
BE106—Acts and Pauline Epistles3
BE107—Hebrews, General Epistles, and Revelation3
BE109—Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, and Selected Epistles3
Systematic Theology18
ST101—Introduction to Theology3
ST103—Angelology, Anthropology, and Hamartiology3
ST105—Sanctification and Ecclesiology3
Missions & Intercultural Studies16
SL140—Master of Arts in Cross-cultural Ministries Internship2
WM101—Introduction to World Missions3
WM205—Cultural Dynamics in Ministry3
WM210—Intercultural Communication3
WM215—Dynamics of Missionary Development3
Electives & Spiritual Formation8
Spiritual Formation (4 semesters)0
MACM Electives6
PM101—Spiritual Life2
complete up to42hours online

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