2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Aug 17, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

International Community Development, BS

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The International Community Development (ICD) major prepares students to effectively serve in international and crosscultural ministry, marketplace, or mission opportunities.


The ICD major equips students to:

  • Know what the Bible teaches regarding God’s mission to reach the nations through the Church.
  • Demonstrate skills in interpreting culture.
  • Experience living, working, and ministering effectively in global contexts.
  • Understand the basic principles and practices of international community development via introductory-level training at the HEART (hunger, education, and resource training) Village in Lake Wales, Florida.

Completion Requirements

  • See Undergraduate Core  for graduation requirements.
  • Complete an approved short-term (minimum of six weeks) cross-cultural internship.

Course of Study (120)

Degree Core (54)

Choose one of the following Mathematics courses

Choose one of the following Culture and Arts courses

Leadership Development and Spiritual Formation (6)

International Community Development (48)

Open Electives (18)

Students are encouraged to pursue a minor.

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