School of Theology and Ministry
MA in Transforming Spirituality

Learning Outcomes

  • Theological Sophistication

    Ability to reflect theologically on the central themes of the Christian tradition. Reading scriptural texts critically.

    Perspective Expansion

    Ability to be a responsive, discerning listener who can enter the worldview of the other. Knowledge of the interaction of religious/spiritual experience and culture in their ecumenical and multicultural dimensions.

    Spiritual Leadership

    Ability to discern and nurture spiritual experience in relation to self and others. Ability to articulate and live from an understanding of self as human, minister, and leader.

    Theological Reflection

    Ability to articulate one's relationship with God, as it is informed by theological reflection in one's social context.

    Global Awareness

    Ability to draw critically and constructively on Christian moral traditions to lead sustainably toward a more just and human world. Ability to listen and respond to how the Spirit is active and alive in local and global communities. 


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