2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
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Intercultural Studies, BS


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Overview

The Intercultural Studies (ICS) major prepares students to effectively serve in international and cross-cultural ministry, marketplace, or mission opportunities.

Objectives

The ICS major equips students to:

  • Articulate the meaning of the mission of God from Scripture and evaluate it from history.
  • Cultivate strategies for intercultural mission.
  • Demonstrate skill in understanding cultures and ministering across cultures.

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 (54-55)


Sociological and Psychological Core (3) - Choose one of the following:


Math (3) - Choose one of the following:


Culture and Arts (3) - Choose one of the following:


History (3) - Choose one of the following:


Science (3) - Choose one of the following:


Designated Electives (15)


Choose five courses from ICS courses, LNG courses, BIB 3820 - Bible for Teachers , BUS 3800 - International Business Practices , or ENG 3530 - Literature and Intercultural Studies .

Open Electives (18)


Students are encouraged to use this block of courses to pursue a minor.

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