Core Courses at Faith

All students in a four-year program take the following core courses and add courses from their major field to complete their program. (Students in the two-year programs take select courses from this list.)

Bible and Theology (42-46 credit hours)
These courses enable students to know what the Bible teaches so they can grow in their spiritual life and effectively communicate the Bible to others.
 

• Introduction to Bible Study
• O.T. Law, History, and Poetry
• O.T. Prophets
• N.T. Survey    
• Christian Experience
• Doctrine I, II, III, IV    
• Romans

• Genesis
• Matthew
• Acts
• Apologetics
• Baptist Faith & Practice
• Senior Seminar or

•Systematic Theology I, II


General Education (48 credit hours)
Through these courses you learn about the people and philosophies of the world around you so you can minister to them.    

• English I & II    
• Speech I    
• Drama in Ministry or Public Speaking    
• Introduction to Psychology & Counseling
• The Family    
• Human Relationships    
• American History    
• Western Civilization I, II    
• Physical Science   

• Biological Science     
• College Mathematics    
• Introduction to Literature    
• Introduction to Philosophy    
• Contemporary Ethical Issues    
• Music Appreciation

 


Missions (4 credit hours)
Since missions and evangelism are at the heart of Faith, each student takes two foundational missions courses.

• Personal Evangelism

• Introduction to Missions

                                             

In addition to these required core courses, students in four-year programs also have an internship to give them practical experience in their ministry field.

Events

Faith Pulpit Day

March 30

This year's Faith Pulpit Day will focus on exposition in theology, preaching, and counseling.

Faith Missions Conference

March 30-April 3

Finish My Work is the theme of this year's Missions Conference.

Spring Instrumental Concert

April 10

Join us for a concert of sacred and classical music presented by the Faith Community Orchestra and Handbells.

Student Leadership Summit

April 16-18

Evangelist Will Galkin and Dr. Paul Hartog will help teens confront their culture rather than conform to it.

Chorale Concert at IRBC

April 18

The Chorale will present a special concert at the Iowa Regular Baptist Camp for people in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.

Commencement Weekend

May 7, 8

Find a full schedule of the 2015 commencement weekend events.