Intercultural Studies Certificate

The Intercultural Studies Certificate is a customized one-year program for students who are 21 years or older. This certificate is applicable to students who are joining a team as support personnel, becoming missionaries as a second career, or want to increase their mission understanding.

Students will benefit from Johnson’s accreditation, affordable tuition, and an experienced and engaged faculty passionate about the long-term spiritual formation of each student. This certificate is awarded to students 21 years or older who have completed a minimum of 30 credits in Bible and Missions classes and while maintaining a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.

When students complete this program, they will be able to do the following:

  • Identify basic biblical, theological, and missiological foundations for their chosen ministry field.

For a comprehensive list regarding program goals and objectives, see the catalog.

Professional Area Course Sampling
Encountering Cultures
Intercultural Communication
Foundations in Linguistics
Faith & the City
Cultural Anthropology

Bible and Theology Course Sampling
Orientation to the Old Testament I
Orientation to the Old Testament II
Orientation to the New Testament
Fundamentals of Christian Faith
Exegetical Methods
Old Testament Poetry/Wisdom or Prophets Selective
New Testament Epistles or Gospels Selective