Applied Pastoral Theology Degree Pathway

This is a pathway to a degree for the M.A. in Applied Pastoral Theology at Marylhurst showing a two-year or three-year option to complete the 60 credits in the major. This is a resource to help you visualize your coursework through the degree program. These pathways are just for planning purposes and we encourage you to discuss your course plan with your academic adviser or faculty mentor.

Two Year – Pathway

Term Major Requirements Credits
Fall – Year 1 PMT 571 Research in Interfaith Theological Frameworks for Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 573 Pastoral and Spiritual Counseling Strategies  4 crs.
8
Winter – Year 1 PMT 570 Scriptural Frameworks for Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 583 Sacred Journeys: Spiritual Direction and Spiritualities 4 crs.
8
Spring – Year 1 PMT 578 Applied Ethics and the Pastoral or Spiritual Care Provider  4 crs.
PMT 599-1 or PMT 589-1 Supervised Practicum 1 4 crs.
8
Fall – Year 2 PMT 565 Rituals and Spiritual Practices of Western and Eastern Religions 4 crs.
PMT 587 Theological Reflection in Pastoral and Spiritual Care  4 crs.
PMT 596 Master’s Project I (Prospectus) 4 crs.
12
Winter – Year 2 PMT 579 Pastoral and Spiritual Care in Times of Loss, Grief and Bereavement  4 crs.
PMT 585 Contemporary and Personal Theologies of Pastoral /Spiritual Care  4 crs.
PMT 597 Master’s Project II (Completion) 4 crs.
12
Spring – Year 2 PMT 564 Issues in Cross-Cultural Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 599-2 or PMT 589-2 Supervised Practicum 2 4 crs.
PMT 598 Master’s Project III (Completion) and Colloquium 4 crs.
12

Three Year – Pathway

Term Major Requirements Credits
Fall – Year 1 PMT 571 Research in Interfaith Theological Frameworks for Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 573 Pastoral and Spiritual Counseling Strategies  4 crs.
8
Winter – Year 1 PMT 570 Scriptural Frameworks for Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 583 Sacred Journeys: Spiritual Direction and Spiritualities 4 crs.
8
Spring – Year 1 PMT 578 Applied Ethics and the Pastoral or Spiritual Care Provider  4 crs.
PMT 599-1 or PMT 589-1 Supervised Practicum 1 4 crs.
8
Fall – Year 2 PMT 565 Rituals and Spiritual Practices of Western and Eastern Religions 4 crs.
PMT 587 Theological Reflection in Pastoral and Spiritual Care  4 crs.
12
Winter – Year 2 PMT 579 Pastoral and Spiritual Care in Times of Loss, Grief and Bereavement  4 crs.
PMT 585 Contemporary and Personal Theologies of Pastoral /Spiritual Care  4 crs.
12
Spring – Year 2 PMT 564 Issues in Cross-Cultural Pastoral and Spiritual Care 4 crs.
PMT 599-2 or PMT 589-2 Supervised Practicum 2 4 crs.
12
Fall – Year 3 PMT 596 Master’s Project I (Prospectus) 4 crs. 4
Winter – Year 3 PMT 597 Master’s Project II (Completion) 4 crs. 4
Spring – Year 3 PMT 598 Master’s Project III (Completion) and Colloquium 4 crs. 4

Schedule of Classes

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Schedule of Classes

Academic Calendar

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