BACHELOR OF
SECONDARY CHRISTIAN EDUCATION**

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

COLLEGE READINESS 2-11 Hrs

ENGL 001 Precomposition for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 003 Reading Strategies for Christian Students 3

MATH 053 Algebra Basics for Christian Students 3 

SLSS 011* Strategies for Christian Student Success 1

VOCE 011*    Vocational Ethics for Christian Students 1

RELIGION 22 Hrs

RELB 160 Jesus and the Gospels 3 

RELB 296 Colporteur Ministry Field Service I 2

RELB 299 Colporteur Ministry Instruction 1 

RELT 180 The Gospel and the Individual 2

RELT 235    Principles of Bible Instruction 3 

RELT 250 Principles of Christian Faith 3 

RELT 270 Adventist Heritage and Mission 3

RELT 380 Issues in Contemporary Theology 2 

RLGN 360 Prophetic Guidance 3

SOCIAL SCIENCES 12 Hrs

HIST 325 History of Christianity I 3 

HIST 326 History of Christianity II 3 

PSYC 105 Intro to Psych
from a Christian Perspective 3

SOCI 212 Sociology, the Family
& the Adventist Home 3

ENGLISH / COMMUNICATION 9 Hrs

CMME 105 Intro to Oral Communication
for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 101 Composition for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 102 Research Writing for Christian Students 3     

SCIENCES / MATHEMATICS 16 Hrs  

BIOL 156 Human Biology for Christian Students 4 

BIOL 311 A Scientific Study of Creation
for Christian Students 2 

CPTR 107† Intro to Computers
for Christian Professionals 3

MATH 113 Personal Finance for Christian Students 1

MATH 114 Survey of Math for Christian Students 3

MATH 120 College Algebra for Christian Students 3

HUMANITIES 11 Hrs

EDUC 210 Philosophy of Adventist Education 3 

ENGL 253 Biblical Literature 3 

MUHL 211 Music in the Church 3 

RELT 385 Christian Ethics 2

PRACTICAL / APPLIED ARTS 7 Hrs 

AGRI 110* Agricultural Arts for Christian Students I 1 

AGRI 111* Agricultural Arts for Christian Students II 1 

APTX 110 Clothing Construction
for Christian Students 1 

BKPG 101 Beekeeping for Christian Students 1

FDNR 115 Food/Nutrition Arts
for Christian Students 1 

GDES 120 Basic Graphic Design
for Christian Students 1 

HERB 101 Herbology for Christian Students 1 

HLSC 120 First Aid and CPR for Christian Students 1 

HYDR 101 Hydrotherapy for Christian Students 1

JOUR 125 Photography for Christian Students 1 

MASG 225 Massage for Christian Students 1 

PELF 210* Fitness for Life for Christian Students 1

RELB 298 Colporteur Ministry Field Service II 3 

TECH 130 Electrical Principles for Christian Students 1 

TECH 160 Carpentry for Christian Students 1 

TECH 250 Auto Mechanics for Christian Students 1 

TECH 260 Woodworking for Christian Students 1 

TECH 270 Heating and A/C for Christian Students 1 

TOTAL 79 Hrs

* Required Course

ELECTIVES 2 Hrs

MMFN 101 Medical Missionary Fundamentals 2

CORE REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION 30 Hrs

EDUC 244 Intro to Teaching in the Christian School 3

EDUC 313 Methods in Teaching Secondary Bible 
for Christian Schools 2 

EDUC 320 Integrating Technology in the Curriculum 
for Christian Schools 2 

EDUC 323 Teaching
in the Christian Secondary Classroom 3

EDUC 324 Development
& Educational Christian Psychology 3

EDUC 334 Directed Teaching
in the Christian Secondary Classroom 10

EDUC 353 Methods in Teaching Secondary Reading 
for Christian Schools 2 

EDUC 360 Evaluation in Teaching
in the Christian School 3

EDUC 410 Christian Education
& the Exceptional Child 2

CHOOSE 2 MINORS

Minor 1 18-26Hrs

Minor 2 18Hrs

MINOR AREAS:

Biology, Business Mgt, Chemistry, English, General Science, Human Resource Mgt,  Mathematics, Music, Religion, Social Studies

TOTAL 127-135 Hrs

**This curriculum is designed to prepare teachers for denominational certification for Adventist elementary and secondary schools. Completion of this program does not meet eligibility requirements for teacher certification in the State of Arkansas Public School System.

†Passing challenge exam fulfills this requirement


BACHELOR OF
ELEMENTARY CHRISTIAN EDUCATION**

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

COLLEGE READINESS 2-11 Hrs

ENGL 001 Precomposition for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 003 Reading Strategies for Christian Students 3

MATH 053 Algebra Basics for Christian Students 3 

SLSS 011* Strategies for Christian Student Success 1

VOCE 011*    Vocational Ethics for Christian Students 1

RELIGION 22 Hrs

RELB 160 Jesus and the Gospels 3 

RELB 296 Colporteur Ministry Field Service I 2

RELB 299 Colporteur Ministry Instruction 1 

RELT 180 The Gospel and the Individual 2

RELT 235    Principles of Bible Instruction 3 

RELT 250 Principles of Christian Faith 3 

RELT 270 Adventist Heritage and Mission 3

RELT 380 Issues in Contemporary Theology 2 

RLGN 360 Prophetic Guidance 3

SOCIAL SCIENCES 12 Hrs

HIST 325 History of Christianity I 3 

HIST 326 History of Christianity II 3 

PSYC 105 Intro to Psych
from a Christian Perspective 3

SOCI 212 Sociology, the Family
& the Adventist Home 3

ENGLISH / COMMUNICATION 9 Hrs

CMME 105 Intro to Oral Communication
for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 101 Composition for Christian Students 3 

ENGL 102 Research Writing for Christian Students 3     

SCIENCES / MATHEMATICS 16 Hrs  

BIOL 156 Human Biology for Christian Students 4 

BIOL 311 A Scientific Study of Creation
for Christian Students 2 

CPTR 107† Intro to Computers
for Christian Professionals 3

MATH 113 Personal Finance for Christian Students 1

MATH 114 Survey of Math for Christian Students 3

MATH 120 College Algebra for Christian Students 3

HUMANITIES 11 Hrs

EDUC 210 Philosophy of Adventist Education 3 

ENGL 253 Biblical Literature 3 

MUHL 211 Music in the Church 3 

RELT 385 Christian Ethics 2

PRACTICAL / APPLIED ARTS 7 Hrs 

AGRI 110* Agricultural Arts for Christian Students I 1 

AGRI 111* Agricultural Arts for Christian Students II 1 

APTX 110 Clothing Construction
for Christian Students 1 

BKPG 101 Beekeeping for Christian Students 1

FDNR 115 Food/Nutrition Arts
for Christian Students 1 

GDES 120 Basic Graphic Design
for Christian Students 1 

HERB 101 Herbology for Christian Students 1 

HLSC 120 First Aid and CPR for Christian Students 1 

HYDR 101 Hydrotherapy for Christian Students 1

JOUR 125 Photography for Christian Students 1 

MASG 225 Massage for Christian Students 1 

PELF 210* Fitness for Life for Christian Students 1

RELB 298 Colporteur Ministry Field Service II 3 

TECH 130 Electrical Principles for Christian Students 1 

TECH 160 Carpentry for Christian Students 1 

TECH 250 Auto Mechanics for Christian Students 1 

TECH 260 Woodworking for Christian Students 1 

TECH 270 Heating and A/C for Christian Students 1 

TOTAL 79 Hrs

* Required Course

ELECTIVES 2 Hrs

MMFN 101 Medical Missionary Fundamentals 2

CORE REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION 36 Hrs

EDUC 244 Intro to Teaching in the Christian School 3

EDUC 307 Methods in Teaching Reading/Language
Arts for Christian Schools 4

EDUC 312 Methods in Teaching Elementary
Bible/Social Studies for Christian Schools 2 

EDUC 318 Methods in Teaching Elementary
Science/Math for Christian Schools 2

EDUC 320 Integrating Technology in the Curriculum
for Christian Schools 2

EDUC 322 Multi-Grade Classroom Techniques
for Christian Schools 3

EDUC 324 Developmental
& Educational Christian Psych 3

EDUC 332 Directed Teaching
in the Christian Elementary Classroom 10

EDUC 342 Methods in Teaching Elementary Health
& PE for Christian Schools 2

EDUC 360 Evaluation in Teaching
in the Christian School 3

EDUC 410 Christian Education
& the Exceptional Child 2

CHOOSE A MINOR

Minor 18 -26Hrs

MINORS:

Biology, Business Mgt, Chemistry, English, General Science, Human Resource Mgt,  Math, Music, Religion, Social Studies

TOTAL 133-141 Hrs

To be qualified to teach secondary as well, student should include these 3 classes:  EDUC 313; EDUC 323 & EDUC 353 (141-149 Hrs)

**This curriculum is designed to prepare teachers for denominational certification for Adventist elementary and secondary schools. Completion of this program does not meet eligibility requirements for teacher certification in the State of Arkansas Public School System.

†Passing challenge exam fulfills this requirement