Theology Courses

THE1001 Biblical History & Literature I (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Mark Lenz

THE1002 Biblical History & Literature II (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Jeffrey Schone

THE2001 Biblical History & Literature III (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Nicolas Schmoller

THE3001 Christian Doctrine I (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Brian Hennig, David Scharf

THE3002 Christian Doctrine II (3 cr.), online
Instructor: David Scharf

THE4001 Lutheran Confessional Writings (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Mark Lenz

See your program plan for courses needed. 

Christian Education Courses for Teachers

EDU9540 Principles of Christian Education (3 cr.), face-to-face and online
Instructor: Robert Klindworth, Ron Ohm

Professional Courses for Staff Ministers

THE2103 Biblical Interpretation (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3101 Introduction to Youth and Family (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3111 Congregational Assimilation & Retention (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3120 Parish Education (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3130 Caring and Counseling (3 cr.), online
Instructor: John Boeder

THE3131 Parish Visitation (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3140 Organization and Administration in the Parish (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE3142 Developing and Training Leadership (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

THE4150 One-Semester Internship (16 cr.)

THE5006 Foundations of Ministry (3 cr.), online
Instructor: Lawrence Olson

The following courses replace THE3110 Foundations of Evangelism (3 cr.): 

THE9101 The Mission of the Church (1 cr.), online
Instructor: Rev. Donn Dobberstein

THE9102 Practical Evangelism (1 cr.), online
Instructor: Rev. Michael Otterstatter

THE9103 Friendship Evangelism (1 cr.), online
Instructor: Rev. Joe Fricke

Fall 2022

THE1001 Biblical Hist & Lit I
THE3001 Christian Doc I
THE4001 Lutheran Conf Writings
THE5006 Foundations of Min
THE9103 Friendship Evangelism

Spring 2023

THE1002 Biblical Hist & Lit II
THE2001 Biblical Hist & Lit III
THE3002 Christian Doc II
THE3101 Intro Youth and Fam Min
THE9102 Practical Evangelism

Summer 2023

EDU9540 Princ of Christian Ed
THE1001 Biblical Hist & Lit I
THE1002 Biblical Hist & Lit II
THE2001 Biblical Hist & Lit III
THE3001 Christian Doc I
THE3002 Christian Doc II
THE3140 Org & Admin in the Parish
THE4001 Lutheran Conf Writings
THE9103 Friendship Evangelism

Fall 2023

THE1001 Biblical Hist & Lit I
THE3001 Christian Doc I
THE4001 Lutheran Conf Writings
THE9101 Mission of the Church

Spring 2024

THE1002 Biblical Hist & Lit II
THE2001 Biblical Hist & Lit III
THE2103 Biblical Interpretation
THE3002 Christian Doc II
THE9102 Practical Evangelism

Summer 2024

EDU9540 Princ of Christian Ed
THE1001 Biblical Hist & Lit I
THE1002 Biblical Hist & Lit II
THE2001 Biblical Hist & Lit III
THE3001 Christian Doc I
THE3002 Christian Doc II
THE3142 Dev & Train Leadership
THE4001 Lutheran Conf Writings
THE9103 Friendship Evangelism