A New Pathway for Theological Education
Taylor has made an exciting step toward the future into which God is calling us! Upon the recommendation of the seminary’s Vision Task Force and approval of the faculty, Taylor Seminary is now part of the Kairos Project. I (David Williams) couldn’t be more excited. My enthusiasm stems from the fact that this bold step forward creates a new pathway for theological educational that is affordable, accessible, relevant, and faithful. The life-changing journey of...
About Taylor Seminary and the E P Wahl Centre
Taylor has been serving students from a wide range of evangelical traditions since 1940. Come and learn with us! Taylor Seminary invites you to join us as a student! Prospective students, start here for an overview on studying with us. If you'd like someone to be in touch via email, click here to request information. Be sure to ask about our online learning opportunities, which allow students to take courses from anywhere in the world. Taylor also...
A Partnership with Sioux Falls Seminary
Creating Opportunity! A partnership agreement between Sioux Falls Seminary and Taylor Seminary, signed in June 2015, is uniting these institutions and creating groundbreaking new opportunities in theological education. This partnership began with a focus on online education, faculty development and global theological education. Over the past two years, the partnership has deepened significantly and has resulted in the integration of some systems, operational...
Diploma in Intercultural Studies
Diploma in Intercultural Studies (One-Year)
A one-year program of intercultural studies for lay persons who possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized college or university. This program is designed to further students’ understanding of the Christian mission and to foster the integration of this understanding with their personal and professional lives.
1. An appreciation for cultural diversity and an enhanced ability to relate to people of other cultures.
2. The capacity to critically integrate the insights of the Bible and the social sciences within a missiological framework.
3. Commitment to the Church’s worldwide mission of gospel proclamation, discipleship and social change.
Bible (6 credits)
BI 412 Biblical Hermeneutics 3
plus one of the following two courses: 3
NT 416 New Testament Introduction
OT 417 Old Testament Introduction
Church Mission and Ministry (12 credits)
one of the following two courses: 3
PC 431 Personal Development and Ministry
PT 540 Spiritual Formation
plus three of the following six courses: 9
MI 432 Integral Mission
MI 534 Intercultural Communication
MI 545 Evangelism and Church Planting
MI 546 Global Mission Study Tour
MI 637A Applied Cultural Anthropology
WR 523 Christian Encounter with World Religions
Free Electives 6
Total Credits 24
If you would like more information about this program, please feel free to submit a Request for Information or speak to an admissions counsellor at 431-5200 (local) or 1 (800) 567-4988.