“Students may enter their online courses using their “MyGGBTS” ID and password. These credentials are issued by the office of the registrar so if there are any difficulties you can contact that office by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 415 380-1640. Remember to have your student number ready .”
Welcome to Golden Gate's Online Degrees
The following degrees are offered 100% online and are ATS and WASC accredited.
Master of Divinity (90 hours)
Enables students to develop their ministerial leadership identity and skills.
Diploma in Theology (79 hours)
Offers training to those called into full-time ministry who normally have rich life and career experience but lack an undergraduate degree. Its goal is to prepare students for the pastoral ministry and related fields of service. The D.Th. shares all the degree objectives and course work of the M.Div. degree with the exception of the biblical languages requirement
Master of Theological Studies (49 hours)
Provides a basic understanding of the theological disciplines for personal enrichment, ministry enhancement, and further graduate study beyond the degree.
Missions Studies Certificate (30 hours)
The Missions Studies Certificates are designed to fulfill the minimum theological course work required for appointment by the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Certificate in Bible Teaching (15 hours)
Designed to give students greater insight into the content and message of the Bible and ways of presenting the Bible more effectively in various avenues of teaching: Bible Studies, Sunday School, Home Groups, or Personal Discipleship.
Certificate in Youth Ministry (12 hours)
Allows students to acquire essential skills for ministering to young people in the 21st century.
Golden Gate also offers a hybrid Master of Arts in Educational Leadership Degree (49 hours. Students may take up to 50% of the classes online. )
The MAEL equips students to become competent leaders in the educational ministries of churches, para-church organizations, and denominational agencies.
S1113_91 Old Testament Introduction II M. Snearly
S1113_92 Old Testament Introduction II M. Snearly
S1313_91 New Testament Introduction II M. Robertson
S2____91 Greek Exegesis of Philippians S. Veteto
S2521-91 Biblical Hermeneutics H. Hahne -(2nd 8 Weeks)
L1112_91 Church History II J. Waldrop
L1112_92 Church History II J.Waldrop
L1212_91 Christian Theology II R. Durst
P1111_91 Foundations for Ministry (2hrs) J. Kim- (1st semester course)
P1116_91 Integration into Ministry D. Johnson-(1st 8 Weeks)
P1122_91 Leadership in Ministry Practicum II G. Cole
P1122_92 Leadership in Ministry Practicum II G. Cole
E1314_91 Administration and Church Growth L. Gainey- (2nd 8 Weeks)
P1916_91 Worship & Music in the Faith Community G. McCoy
P1411_91 Introduction to Preaching/Communication J. Iorg/M. Snearly
P1512_91 Christian Counseling D. McCormick
S2341_91 Romans R. Melick
E1112_91 Life Span / Human Growth and Development S. Melick
E2727_91 Youth Ministry Leadership J. Ng- (1st 8 Weeks)
E2709_91 Contextual Youth Ministry P. Kelly -(2nd 8 Weeks)
Summer 2014 – all courses are eight weeks- June through July
P1511_91 Pastoral Ministry M. Bradley
I1113_91 Intercultural Communication J. Kim
I1211_91 Introduction to Missions P. Lyngdoh
I1311_91 Basic Evangelism E. Pate
E3000_91 Spiritual Formation for Children S. Melick
S2360-91 Book of Revelation M. Kuykendall
S1112_91 Old Testament Introduction I (3 hrs.) – TBA
S1211_91 Intro. Hebrew (3hrs) - TBA
S1411_91 Intro. New Testament Greek (3hrs.) - TBA (Pre-course work required)
S1312_91 New Testament Introduction I (3hrs.) - TBA
L1111_91 Survey of Christianity to 1517 (3hrs.) – TBA
L1113_91 Baptist History and Heritage (2hrs)- TBA
L1211_91 Christian Theology I (3hrs.) – TBA
P1111_91 Foundations for Ministry (2hrs.) -TBA
P1115_91 Spiritual Formation (2hrs.)- TBA
P1121_91 Leadership in Ministry Practicum I (2 hrs) - TBA
E1113_91 Principles and Practices of Bible Teaching (3hrs.) - TBA
E1312_91 Ministry Leadership (2hrs) – TBA
E2712-91 Foundations of Youth Ministry (3hrs) TBA
E2728_91 Contemp. Trends and Cultural Issues in Youth Ministry (3hrs) TBA