Students who wish to add a minor in the School of Religion must apply with the director of the School of Religion. A Religion minor must have a 2.5 GPA and take at least nine hours of their religion courses at Oklahoma City University. The School of Religion offers three minors: Religion, World Religions and Christian Education.
Minor in Religion
In addition to courses taken in the general education curriculum, students with a minor in Religion will take a minimum of 18 hours in the Wimberly School of Religion. At least nine hours must be taken at the 3000-4000 level. The courses will be from at least three of the following areas: Biblical Studies, History of Christianity, Theology, Religion, Ethics and Culture, and World Religions.
Minor in Religious Education - With an emphasis in either Youth Ministry or Christian Education
All Students will be required to take the following courses:
|REL 1003 Introduction to Biblical Literature|
|REL 2023 Methods of Biblical Analysis|
|REL 3813 Nature and Work of Christian Education|
|REL 4603 Leadership in Christian Education|
Students who choose to specialize in either Youth Ministry or Christian Education will pursue one course in each grouping depending upon their chosen emphasis.
|REL 4633 The Bible in Christian Education**|
|REL 4643 The Bible in Youth Ministry*|
|REL 4653 Theology and Christian Education**|
|REL 4663 Theology in Youth Ministry*|
|REL 3913 Ministry with Youth*|
|REL 3933 Ministry with Children and Families** or|
|REL 3943 Ministry with Adults**|
**Classes required for emphasis in Christian Education
*Classes required for emphasis in Youth Ministry