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Academic Research and Writing — ENGL225R

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Development of core academic skills in research and writing. Critical evaluation of rhetorical persuasion, forming and answering research questions, testing theses through consultation of scholarly sources, and formal documentation of research sources. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1, General Education Category R.

Number of credits: 3

Advocacy and Social Change — HUSE320

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Anderson Center - online course

Address the ways advocacy can take place and steps needed to achieve change in families and communities. Address reconciliation as a component of change and understand the role of policy in change. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Applied Ethical Decisions in Life and Business — BUSN425H

View course dates and descriptions
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
4/22/20 - 5/20/20
Wednesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Provision of a basis for ethical problem solving and the application of ethical principles to issues of moral perplexity. These issues are surfaced by ethical pluralism, cultural diversity, resource allocation, equal opportunity requirements, workplace dignity and fairness, varying economic and market conditions, and conflicts between organizational imperatives and Christian values. PQ: 3 courses from BUSN301, BUSN302, BUSN308, BUSN310, BUSN320, BUSN323, MATH301, MIST320. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6 General Education Category H.

Number of credits: 3

Basic Communication Skills — COMM160

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

An examination of the fundamentals of the human communication process. Emphasis on communication in these areas: interpersonal, small group, public speaking and computer mediated. Concentration on how meaning is created, communicated, and transformed within personal, professional, and global contexts. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1.

Number of credits: 3

Business Law — BUSN430

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
11/6/19 - 12/11/19
Wednesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course

Study of the legal and regulatory environment of business including sources of the law, structure of the court system, and different classifications of law. Analysis of the relationships between different types of business law. Study of major types of business organizations. Impact of technology on various aspects of business law. PQ: 3 courses from BUSN301, BUSN302, BUSN308, BUSN310, BUSN320, BUSN323, MATH301 & MIST320. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

Business Mathematics and Statistics — MATH301

View course dates and descriptions
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
9/30/19 - 10/28/19
Mondays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Anderson Center - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course
4/23/20 - 5/21/20
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Study of mathematically based procedures, including analytical procedures, decision-making models, and statistics. PQ: MIST320 FF: CAPS Goal Area 4. SP: Completion of a 100 or 200-level statistics course is recommended, but not required.

Number of credits: 3

Business Problem Solving — BUSN200

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3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course

Builds a foundation for understanding and solving business problems. Introduces business concepts and terminology, along with skills needed to solve common business problems. Emphasizes how to identify problems and the application of tools and techniques in solving these problems. Encourages the development of critical-thinking and decision-making skills needed for success in business. FF: CAPS Goal Area 4.

Number of credits: 3

Christian Theology — THEO441

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course

Examination of Christian doctrine from a systematic perspective. Subjects include, but are not limited to, the triune God, the person and work of Jesus Christ (incarnation and atonement), and salvation. The unity and diversity of Christian belief will constitute the backdrop for subjects covered. PQ: CAPS General Education Category R course. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

Conflict Management and the Social Scientific Perspective — SOCS170

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3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course

Applies samples of social scientific reasoning and research in psychology, sociology and social work to the challenges of conflict management, forgiveness, and reconciliation. Students reflect on the relevance of social scientific models to their own lives and consider applications in their workplaces, families, and social spheres. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

Dynamics of Interpersonal Relationships — HUSE410

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

An analysis of interpersonal dynamics, including love and intimacy; communication; shame; power and control; stress and coping; grief; compassion; and spirituality. Attention will be given to a broad variety of relational states, including friendship, singleness, romantic partnerships, parent/child relationships, social networks, and faith communities. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

Environmental Studies — NASC275

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

Examination of how science, engineering, and economics work together to address and solve environmental problems. Exploration of the importance of the scientific method as it relates to the environment, conservation of resources, and energy. Evaluation of case studies will develop a deeper sense of stewardship to our planet. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3.

Number of credits: 3

Family Perspectives — HUSE300

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Anderson Center - online course

Analysis of sociological, psychological, and theological perspectives on family relationships, with special attention given to understanding families as systems. Identification and personal evaluation of assumptions about families and to examination of one?s own family-of-origin experiences. Introduction to the history of human services. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Family Social Policy — HUSE405

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11/6/19 - 12/11/19
Wednesdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

An examination of the linkages of family with societal systems and the consequences of policy for family life. An exploration of community resources and strategies for serving families. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Concurrent registration with HUSE400 recommended.

Number of credits: 3

Financial Accounting for Managers — ACCT400

View course dates and descriptions
7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
2/12/20 - 3/11/20
Wednesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Introduction to financial accounting concepts as the language of business. Financial decision-making using key ratios and financial statements. Managerial understanding of principles of stewardship and ethical issues found in accounting. PQ: BUSN360 and 2 courses from BUSN301, BUSN302, BUSN308, BUSN310E, BUSN320, BUSN323, & MATH301M.

Number of credits: 3

Financial Management — FINA400

View course dates and descriptions
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Identification and interpretation of various types of information provided by financial statements and used by both corporate managers and investors during the decision making process. Exploration of financing sources and costs and their impacts on financial decisions. Discernment in managerial finance using financial risk and rate of return measurements. Use of capital budgeting techniques to make data driven decisions. Discussion of biblical and ethical principles and their relationship to financial management decisions. PQ: ACCT 400, MIST 320 and 1 course from BUSN 301, BUSN 302, BUSN 308, BUSN 310, BUSN 320, BUSN 323, MATH 301. PQ: ACCT400, BUSN360 and 1 course from BUSN301, BUSN302, BUSN308, BUSN310E, BUSN320, BUSN323, & MATH301M.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations for Christian Ministry — CHMN300

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course

Introduction to the theology and practice of Christian ministry. Students explore diverse concepts of ministry and how their unique strengths connect to what God is doing in the world. Students reflect on call and vocation and develop a philosophy of ministry. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Business Management — BUSN301

View course dates and descriptions
10/3/19 - 10/31/19
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Analysis of key managerial functions, management and leadership in a business environment. Identification of the global, political, legal, sociocultural and demographic environments of business. Explanation of how mental, emotional, and spiritual characteristics result in purposeful leadership and management. Application of theories of organizational behavior to management and leadership in a business environment. Application of management decision making models in a business environment.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Human Resource Management — BUSN302

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course
3/19/20 - 4/16/20
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Analysis of the changing nature of Human Resource Management. Identification of the laws of employment practice. Application of the recruitment and selection process. Analysis of how organizations link compensation and performance management. Assessment of the training methods for managing talent, improving employee performance, and integrating culture and diversity. Identification of negotiating strategies. Analysis of the ethical issues faced by Human Resource Management professionals from a Christian or personal perspective.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Information Management Systems — MIST400

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1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

Exploration of the history, uses and functions of information management systems as well as their role within current business innovation. Understanding of security risks, architecture, and various enterprise information system types. Application of the Systems Development Lifecycle. Consideration of Christian or personal worldview in relation to information management systems. PQ: MIST320 FF: CAPS Goal Area 3.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Mathematics — MATH080

View course dates and descriptions
7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

This course is designed to prepare students for college-level math courses. Developmental math topics include percents, decimals, fractions, solving basic algebraic equations, exponents, calculating values using a formula, and measurement. This course will also cover using spreadsheets to perform basic arithmetic calculations. PQ: appropriate diagnostic assessment score. GE: Graded on an S/U basis. SP: Credits do not apply to certificate, degree, or license programs.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Reading and Writing I — ENGL029

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Preparation for college-level courses in reading and writing. Effective reading strategies and online literacy skills. Analysis of different types of text using reading and writing strategies. GE: Graded on an S/U basis. SP: Appropriate placement assessment score required for enrollment. Credits do not apply to certificate, degree, or license programs.

Number of credits: 3

Foundations of Reading and Writing II — ENGL030

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

This course is designed to prepare students for college-level courses in which they will need to be successful in reading and writing. Emphasis is on foundational reading and writing strategies and builds upon strategies learned in ENGL029. PQ: ENGL029. GE: Graded on an S/U basis. SP: Credits do not apply to certificate, degree, or license programs.

Number of credits: 3

Individual and Family Development Over the Life Cycle — HUSE305

View course dates and descriptions
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Identification of the various stages of life from conception to death. Examination of the perspectives of various developmental theorists and their role in historical, contemporary, and controversial issues. Analysis of the biosocial, cognitive, and psychosocial domains and their contribution to human development while maintaining a focus on individual differences. PQ: PSYC100 FF: CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Concurrent registration in PSYC335 recommended. Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above. Crosslisted with PSYC305.

Number of credits: 3

Information Technology and Applications — BUSN360

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course

Understand and use information technology and business applications software to solve business-related problems. Collaboration tools, social media tools, databases, and spreadsheets. Ethical issues with data and information management. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Information and Organizations — BUSN285

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8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course

Examination of both information and information systems including their use in making knowledge based decisions and analyzing strategic organizational goals. Identification of quality information that is required for organizations, as well as applicable ways to store, organize, and retrieve this information in a secure way. Consideration and discussion around the ethical issues and policies organizations face. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3.

Number of credits: 3

Intercultural Business Comm. — BUSN330

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3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course

Explanation of how cultural differences affect business strategy and relationships. Exploration of the primary differences, benefits and challenges of communication practices of different cultures. Comparisons of communication styles between cultures. Comparison of one?s individual culture to other cultures FF: CAPS Goal Area 1

Number of credits: 3

Intro to Computer Applications — COMM115

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4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

A skills based course to understand the Microsoft Office and Google Drive applications. Applying these applications to coursework. Developing troubleshooting skills. Understanding the differences between Mac and PCs.

Number of credits: 1

Introduction to Business Programming — MIST430

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4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Exploration of the evolution and categories of programming languages. Application of testing and debugging techniques. Use of object-oriented programming and dynamic scripting languages. Connection of programming languages to the language of the Bible using a Christian or personal worldview. PQ: MATH301. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3.

Number of credits: 3

Introduction to Marketing Management — BUSN323

View course dates and descriptions
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
2/13/20 - 3/12/20
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Study of marketing concepts and decision-making processes related to marketing management in a marketing-oriented firm. Examination of key strategies of consumer and business-to-business marketing and mission-critical variables from within a relationship marketing focus. Development of a course project and its presentation to a business audience using state-of-the-art business presentation techniques.

Number of credits: 3

Introduction to Statistics — PSYC335

View course dates and descriptions
8/27/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 5:30 - 7:30pm
Anderson Center
8/27/19 - 10/29/19
Anderson Center - online course
2/11/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course

Basic descriptive, correlational, and inferential statistics will be covered. As time permits, more advanced topics of ANOVA, multiple regression, ANCOVA, meta-analysis, and factor analysis will be introduced. Learners will perform analyses using a computerized statistical package, and primary emphasis will be placed on understanding the concepts and interpreting results correctly. FF: CAPS Goal Area 4. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Leadership Communication — ORGL350

View course dates and descriptions
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
3/19/20 - 4/16/20
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus

Good communication as a foundation for effective leadership. A leader?s communication as a reflection of the ability to successfully influence and impact others with integrity. Practices, skills, and tools necessary to focus on the leader as the communication champion. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Leadership and Adult Development — ORGL310

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10/3/19 - 10/31/19
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course

Assessment of personal strengths and how those strengths apply in personal, professional and learning communities. Analysis of various theories of adult development including psychological, moral and spiritual development. Reflection on personal strengths, development and purpose. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Leadership and Technology — ORGL370

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course

Introduction to major technology developments and their impact on people and organizations. Evaluation of technology, benefits and consequences of technology, and technology change in the organizational context. Analysis of personal and organizational issues related to technology in light of ethical and/or moral reasoning and relevant organizational and/or personal characteristics. FF: CAPS Goal Area 2. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Leading and Management in Human Services — HUSE330

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2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Anderson Center - online course

Introduction to grants, financial management and funding in a non profit organization. Development of effective relational skills and personal leadership approach. Analysis of professional development and practices in leadership from a personal worldview. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Lifespan Development — PSYC305

View course dates and descriptions
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Anderson Center - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Anderson Center - online course

Identification of the various stages of life from conception to death. Examination of the perspectives of various developmental theorists and their role in historical, contemporary, and controversial issues. Analysis of the biosocial, cognitive, and psychosocial domains and their contribution to human development while maintaining a focus on individual differences. PQ: PSYC100. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above. Cross-listed with HUSE305.

Number of credits: 3

Management Information Systems — MIST320

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11/7/19 - 12/12/19
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Anderson Center - online course

Introduction to the foundations, technology and application of Management Information Systems (MIS) in corporations. Emphasis on the Systems Development Lifecycle. Role of IT professionals in interfacing with other corporate functions, architecture of the Internet, open source software and the relational data model. Collaboration tools, databases, and spreadsheets. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3 SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Mathematics in Real Life — MATH180

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course

Intermediate-level study of college liberal arts mathematics: financial mathematics, mathematical models of growth, statistics and probabilities. Emphasis on application of quantitative reasoning, analytical thinking, and problem-solving methods to real-life problems. FF: CAPS Goal Area 4.

Number of credits: 3

Ministry Practicum — CHMN481

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8/19/19 - 12/22/19
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
1/6/20 - 5/24/20
Main Campus

The integrating experience of the Christian ministries major, including placement in a ministry setting under the direct supervision of an experienced mentor. Emphasis is on application of ongoing coursework and participation in relevant aspects of ministry. Students will gain experience in the refinement and integration of a working philosophy of ministry. Opportunity for assessment of personal ministry skills and lifelong leadership development. GE: Graded on an S/U basis.

Number of credits: 3

Operations and Supply Chain Management — BUSN401

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1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Efficiently and effectively manage the processes to produce and distribute products and services. Operations within both product and service companies will be addressed. Topics include managing purchases, inventory control, quality control, storage, logistics and evaluations. The use of measurement and analysis of internal processes will be highlighted. PQ: 2 courses from BUSN301, BUSN302, BUSN308, BUSN310, BUSN320, BUSN323, MATH301, MIST320.

Number of credits: 3

Organizational Behavior — ORGL345

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2/13/20 - 3/12/20
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus

Advancement of biblical interpretation using NT Greek. Translation of Greek texts at an intermediate level of proficiency, attending to a greater range of grammatical/syntactical functions. Introduction to the exegetical tools of textual criticism, diagramming and lexical analysis. Definition of common New Testament Greek words. PQ: NT541 or passing of Greek Qualifying Exam.

Number of credits: 3

Personal Financial Literacy — BUSN115

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8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

Explores fundamental personal financial management topics. Enables learners to make values-based financial decisions. Uses a variety of tools to evaluate risk and make choices regarding debt management, savings, budgeting, investing, and long-range personal financial planning. FF: CAPS Goal Area 4.

Number of credits: 3

Personal Mission and Leadership Development — ORGL120

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4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Development of an understanding of personal mission and a study of the application of that mission to leadership. Emphasis is on identifying personal talents and gifts, and developing leadership goals for future roles. FF: CAPS Goal Area 2.

Number of credits: 3

Personal Spiritual Formation — CHMN320

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course

Introduction to the process of spiritual and personal formation. Exploration of models and themes for formation and faith development, with attention to cultural and gender dimensions of formation models and traditions. Examination of both individual and communal spiritual journeys, practices, and connections to God. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Physical Wellness — HEPE260

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Current evidence based knowledge to empower healthy decisions around nutrition, fitness, and emotional and spiritual well-being. Basic biological processes as they relate to health promotion, everyday practices to reduce stress, and skills to distinguish myth from fact. FF: CAPS Goal Area 3.

Number of credits: 3

Principles of Leading and Managing — ORGL400

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8/28/19 - 9/25/19
Wednesdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Anderson Center
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course

Introduction to management principles and the leadership practices that support them. Evaluation of basic leadership models and individual management practices within an organization, and assessment of deep personal commitments that can impact leadership practices. Integration of research, best practice, and developmental self-awareness into a personal leadership and management plan.

Number of credits: 3

Professional Project Management — BUSN320

View course dates and descriptions
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
1/9/20 - 2/6/20
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course
4/23/20 - 5/21/20
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus

Introduction to the principles of project management including the role of the project manager, types of projects, stages of a project, project variables, and project processes. Examines the organization, planning, and controlling of projects and provides practical knowledge on managing project scope, schedule and resources.

Number of credits: 3

Research Methods — HUSE400

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10/2/19 - 10/30/19
Wednesdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Main Campus - online course

Introduction to quantitative and qualitative research designs. Designed as a project-based course, with particular attention to program evaluation and action research, learners will construct an applied research proposal. PQ: PSYC335. FF: CAPS Goal Area 2 and CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Concurrent registration with HUSE405 recommended. Cross-listed with PSYC400.

Number of credits: 3

Research Writing for Christian Ministry — CHMN350R

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1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Development of core academic skills in research and writing for Christian ministries. Topics include logical and rhetorical persuasion, research methods, and documentation of sources. Skills will be applied to biblical exegesis and critical interaction with popular and scholarly writing in Christian thought and theology. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1, General Education Category R; CAPS Goal Area 6. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Responding to the Arts — ARTC150

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1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course
1/9/20 - 2/6/20
Thursdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Cultivation of critical reading and writing skills through examination of artistic ?texts? from a variety of genres: literature, drama, cinema, music, or the visual arts. Discernment of rich dimensions of the texts--technique, genre, social-historical context?and reflect on their spiritual signification. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

Scholarly Research and Writing for Organizational Leadership — ORGL340R

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11/7/19 - 12/12/19
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Main Campus - online course

Instruction and practice in scholarly writing as preparation for the program?s writing assignments. A practical approach to expository essay structure, and reading and writing research studies. Bibliographic instruction, writing portions of a literature review, and an introduction to principles of survey research are included. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1, General Education Category R. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Significance of the New Testament — BIBL442

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Introduction to the New Testament, emphasizing major themes including the kingdom of God, eternal life, and justification in Christ. Emphasis also on the hermeneutical issues related to understanding these themes in their original literary and historical settings, and applying them in ministry situations today. PQ: BIBL360, CHMN350R FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

Significance of the Old Testament — BIBL441

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8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
3/17/20 - 4/14/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Introduction to the Old Testament, emphasizing foundational themes including creation, life, justice, people of God, covenant, and the Old Testament polemic against the prevailing culture of its time. Development of methodological tools for investigating these themes enables students to properly contextualize these themes to their culture. PQ: BIBL360, CHMN350R FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

Social Inequality — HUSE386

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Anderson Center - online course

Focus is on social inequality in human societies, with particular reference to the United States. Exploration of the origins, evolution, legitimation, and consequences of social inequality. Main emphasis is on inequalities that are rooted in the socioeconomic order. Examination of the relationship between social class, race, and gender as different but related forms of social inequality. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Social Psychology — PSYC320

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11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Anderson Center - online course
4/21/20 - 5/19/20
Anderson Center - online course

Behavior and experience of individuals and groups in relation to other individuals and groups. Theory, method, and findings in areas such as conformity, persuasion, social cognition, attraction, altruism, aggression, prejudice, group behavior, and applied topics. PQ: PSYC100. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

Spiritual Quest — CHMN140

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Anderson Center - online course
7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Main Campus - online course
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

An exploration of spirituality from a Christian perspective in which students identify the spiritual influences in their lives, explore spiritual disciplines, evaluate impacts of Christian spirituality on their personal lives and set goals for personal spiritual development. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

Succeeding in College — SOCS110

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8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course

Prepares students for independent and collaborative college-level academic work through an introduction to campus technology and support; assessing reading, writing, and math skills; and reflecting on one's personal commitment to academic goals. FF: CAPS Goal Area 2.

Number of credits: 3

Successful Writing — ENGL130

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8/27/19 - 9/24/19
Main Campus - online course
11/5/19 - 12/10/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course
2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus

Development of skills necessary for expressing oneself competently through writing. Emphasis is on the writing process, critical thinking, sensitivity to audience, core documentation skills and responsibilities, and revision (with peer and instructor feedback). FF: CAPS Goal Area 1.

Number of credits: 3

Survey of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics — BUSN405

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course
10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Anderson Center

Explores economic theories and tools and how they are applied to business. Investigates principles and concepts of microeconomics and macroeconomics. PQ: MATH301, MIST320. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

The Bible in Real Life — BIBL230

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2/11/20 - 3/10/20
Main Campus - online course

Exploration of connections between key portions of the Bible and challenges faced by students in their own lives. Students trace the journey of God's people from Abraham and Sarah through the New Testament church, tracing God's self-disclosure through biblical cultures and their genres of writing. FF: CAPS Goal Area 6.

Number of credits: 3

The Relational Leader — ORGL101

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10/1/19 - 10/29/19
Main Campus - online course

Identification, interpretation, and analysis of effective leadership and followership styles, perceptions, and abilities. Development of self-understanding in relation to both personal leadership and personal followership skill and style. Application of a biblical perspective to leadership and followership opportunities. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

Theories of Organizations and Leadership — ORGL330

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Main Campus - online course
1/9/20 - 2/6/20
Thursdays from 5:30 - 9:30pm
Main Campus

Evaluation of leadership theories. Exploration of organizational behavior and leadership models and their distinguishing attitudes, values and cultural dimensions. Analysis of individual/organizational factors that stimulate behavior. Analysis of common characteristics contributing to building and sustaining organizational culture. Identification of how faith and worldviews affect leadership theory and practice. FF: CAPS Goal Areas 2, 5. SP: Enrollment is open to students with sophomore class standing and above.

Number of credits: 3

U.S. History in Dialogue with the Present — HIST250

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1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

Examination of selected historical events using both primary and secondary sources. Development of connections between historical events with larger social, economical, and political trends and developments. Recognition of multiple perspectives when investigating historical questions as well as the influence these viewpoints have on both current developments and future challenges. Consideration of personal faith while exploring history?s significance. FF: CAPS Goal Area 5.

Number of credits: 3

Workplace Communication — BUSN210

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7/16/19 - 8/13/19
Tuesdays from 6 - 10pm
Main Campus
1/7/20 - 2/4/20
Main Campus - online course

Examines principles of communication in the workplace. Introduces common workplace communication formats such as memos, letters, email, reports, presentations, and social media. Explores techniques for communication, including informational, persuasive, and employment messages. Introduces strategies for internal and external communication situations, audience analysis, verbal and nonverbal cues, and personal communication skills. FF: CAPS Goal Area 1.

Number of credits: 3

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