We are please to announce a partnership with Baptist Theological College and Seminary in Johannesburg, South Africa.

NLWI students who complete our coaching and intensive school programs can receive up to 72 credit hours toward a degree at BTC. Please contact us for more information.

Bachelor of Biblical Studies (NQF 8)
This degree ideal for those preparing for the pastorate and need a three-year degree and wish to
complete our honors level degree; Bachelor of Theology for ordination purposes. It is a specialized
degree with three majors and a focus on the Biblical languages. Based on recommendations from
NWLI, BTC will give NLWI students 72 Credits upon the successful completion of NWLI process.
Credit exemptions for the relevant degree program are specified below:
o Biblical and Church Residency 1 & 2 (BPM 110 and 220) 24 Credits
o Theology and Practice of Worship (BPS 325) 12 Credits
o Introduction to Missiology and Church Planting (BMS 115) 12 Credits
o Spiritual Development (BPS 225) 12 Credits
o Youth Ministry (BYS 115) 12 Credits

Higher Certificate in Ministry Studies (NQF 5)
This degree ideal for church elders or pastors in rural contexts that do not need a three-year degree
specifically. It is focused on a broad-based pastoral ministry and competence in ministry.
Based on recommendations from NWLI, BTC will give NLWI students 36 Credits upon the successful
completion of NWLI process. Credit exemptions for the relevant degree program are specified
below:
o Cross-Cultural Engagement (HCMS MS 115-2) 12 Credits
o Personal Spiritual Development (HCMS PS 125-2) 12 Credits
o Introduction to Spiritual Direction (HCMS PS 125-3) 12 Credits