Degree Minors

The following is a list of minors offered for Cincinnati Christian University undergraduate degrees:

Psychology Minor (21 hours)

  • Introductory Psychology (3 hrs)
  • Theories of Psychotherapy (3 hrs)
  • Developmental Psychology (3 hrs)
  • Psychology and the Bible Seminar (3 hrs)
  • Psychology Electives any PSYC 200 or above, no more than two electives in the 250’s may be taken (9hrs)

Communication Arts Minor (28 hrs)

  • Desktop Publishing (2 hrs)
  • Creative Writing Elective (3 hrs)
  • Applied Journalism Electives (6 hrs)
  • Drama Production & Performance (3 hrs)
  • Journalism & Public Relations (3 hrs)
  • Communication Arts Electives (6 hrs)
  • Teaching Elective (3 hrs)
  • Communication Arts Internship (2 hrs)

History Minor (18 hrs)

  • Ancient Near Eastern History (3 hrs)
  • Classical Greek & Roman History (3 hrs)
  • US History 1 & 2 (6 hrs)
  • History Electives (6 hrs)

Music & Worship Minor (24 hours)

  • Music Theory Proficiency (4 hrs)
  • Practical Theory 1 (3 hrs)
  • Music Convocation (0 hrs, 4 semesters)
  • Worship Ensemble (0 hrs, 2 semesters)
  • Performance Ensemble (2 hrs)
  • Conducting or Music Team Leadership (2-3 hrs)
  • Voice Proficiency 1 & 2 (2 hrs)
  • Piano Proficiency 1 & 2 (2 hrs)
  • Worship Leadership (2-3 hrs)
  • Music & Worship electives (5-7 hrs)

Social and Cultural Studies Minor (18 hours)

• Cross-cultural Communication (3 hrs)
• Introductory Sociology (3 hrs)
• Practical Anthropology & Lab (3 hrs)
• Public Theology (3 hrs)
• Approved Electives (6 hrs)

Urban and Intercultural Studies Minor (18 hours)

• Practical Anthropology & Lab (3 hrs)
• Cross-cultural Communication (3 hrs)
• Introduction to Urban & Intercultural Ministry (3 hrs)
• Preparing for Intercultural Ministry (3 hrs)
• Living Cross-Culturally (3 hrs)
• Approved Elective (3 hrs)
• Urban & Intercultural Studies Society (non-credit requirement; two semesters participation required)

Youth & Children’s Ministry Minor (18 hours)

  • Introduction to Ministry (3 hrs)
  • Methods of Ministry with Children & Adolescents (3 hrs)
  • Christian Education for Adolescents (3 hrs)
  • Child & Adolescent Psychology (3 hrs)
  • Global and Urban/Intercultural Youth Ministry (3 hrs)
  • Youth Ministry Capstone (3 hrs)