Overview

The Israel Studies minor is designed to prepare students to minister to the Jewish people and includes the study of the geography, culture, and language of Israel. Students may select a combination of hours from PIU curriculum and academic opportunities offered by PIU partnering organizations.

 

Success

Piedmont International University has transformed my life and ministry for the Lord.  I chose this school for its consistent doctrinal teaching at all academic levels and for its dispensational approach to Scripture.  The faculty and staff go the extra mile to help students receive the best education possible.  If you want the best academic training for ministry, choose Piedmont!

Ward Harris, B.A.B.S, M.A.B.S., Ph.D. in Progress
Associate Pastor, Church Administrator, and Bible Teacher
Ripplemead, VA

Loved my time here. Solid teaching from loving and invested teachers and staff! They are compassionate, involved people that truly love God.

Kathryn Best
Consumer Sales Associate at Kaplan Early Learning Company

 
 

Objectives

Upon completion of the Minor, the student should be equipped to do the following:

  • Describe the unique culture and customs of Jewish people
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of the geography of Israel
  • Minister to Jewish people


 

Summary of Required Hours

Total hours 18

 

 

Minor Completion Plan


Israel Studies Minor Requirements:
MI201 Missionary Life Experience..............................2-3 hrs
MI311 Missions Internship.............................................3 hrs
MI410 Topics in Missions...............................................3 hrs
MI405 Cross Cultural Communication and Missionary Interrelationship.......................3 hrs
BSO570 History and Culture of Israel..............................3 hrs
Elective................................................................3 hrs
Total semester hours........................................18 hrs

 

Our passion is to graduate men and women who are thoroughly equipped to be successful leaders who obey the Great Commandment, fulfill the Great Commission, and live abundant lives for the glory of God.