Foundations of Biblical Faith

10 - Week Online Introductory Course

The Foundations of Biblical Faith course is the introductory online 10-week course (3 credits) that provides the foundation to study in WCIU’s Masters of Arts in International Development program

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: WCIU's programs are delivered 100% online. Therefore, WCIU does not offer visas and cannot vouch for student status in regards to studying in the United States. 

During these ten weeks, students will:

  • Gain an integrated understanding of God's work throughout history
  • Reflect critically on worldview and its impact on culture
  • Capture the importance of Biblical Faith as a foundation for International Development
  • Acquire mastery of interactive, online study

The next Foundations course begins October 3, 2017.

Key Dates for Foundations course:

  • Application Deadline - August 18, 2017
  • Course self-registration begins - September 1, 2017
  • Course self-registration ends - September 15, 2017 
  • Foundations course begins - October 3, 2017
  • Foundations course ends December 11, 2017

Course Cost: $600*

(3-month Payment Plan available)

*50% discount If you are a member of a development organization or agency, an alumni of "Perspectives on the World Christian Movement".

foundations Requirements:

  1. Have a Bachelor's degree or international equivalent from an accredited university

    2. Meet English Requirement: (If applicable)

(Applicants whose first language is not English. are required to demonstrate English proficiency at the graduate level in one of the following ways):

  • TOEFL score of 90 (for the internet-based test)
  • TOEFL score of 550 (for the paper-based test)
  • IELTS score of 6.5

     3. Submit unofficial college transcripts

     4. Meet Computer & Technology requirements

     5. Provide government-issued photo identification 

How to Apply:

Fill out the online MA Conditional Admission application. (There is no application fee.)