This schedule below lays out the courses required in the Associate of Theology (A.Th.) degree program. The University normally offers courses only once a year and they are set forth in this suggested schedule. While you have some flexibility to personalize your schedule please discuss your plan with your academic adviser to be sure courses will be available when you want to enroll in them.

First Year

First Semester Second Semester
15 semester hours 15 semester hours
ENGL 111 Written Expression (3) ENGL 112 Argument-Based Literary Research (3)
HPRO 114 Health and Wellness (3) COMM 260 Public Speaking (3)
THL 135 Life, Ministry and Teachings of Jesus (3) THL 136 Acts and the Writings of Paul (3)
THL 200 Principles of Christian Living (3) THL 212 Old Testament Survey II (3)
THL 211 Old Testament Survey I (3) THL 226 Christian Leadership (3)

Second Year

First Semester Second Semester
15 semester hours 15-16 semester hours
Social and Behavioral Science
or HIST 111 History of Western Civilization to 1648 (3)
Natural and Mathematical Science (3-4)
Humanities and Fine Arts (3) THL 380 Introduction to Biblical Doctrine (3)
THL 320 Introduction to Church History (3) Upper Division Theology Electives (6)
THL 332 The Biblical Text (3) Elective (3)
Elective (3)