Distance learning opportunities in MCC’s perpetual learning environment include a variety of online course offerings. Course texts are listed below.
MCC requires Logos Bible Software: Bronze edition (minimally) for all students. The Logos library is a massive library for serious students and scholars of the Bible, with hundreds of books. It is a collection of books, texts, as well as tools for Bible study using Greek, Hebrew, and English resources. It's a giant library designed with the needs of serious students of the Bible in mind. Logos 5 is multi-platform. PC at work and Mac at home? No problem. Logos 5 allows you to keep everything in sync including iPhone and Android apps.
Students in the online program will pay a software fee of $335 when enrolling in BIB 112 and receive the Logos 5 software for use thorughout the program. Most Bible courses will have assignments that require the software to complete.
When buying used texts online be sure to check for correct edition by ISBN. Make sure you have the correct texts. You may buy the Amazon Kindle downloads when available, and/or some texts may be available as e-books from CourseSmart.com or kno.com. Several books are also available as additional downloads in Logos Bible Software.
You may want to rent your textbooks (if available) & save 60-80% at Chegg.com, or you can purchase the text by using the confirmed Amazon.com links below:
|BIB 112||SURVEY of OLD TESTAMENT LITERATURE|
|Logos Bible Software: Bronze Edition (or greater) from Logos Bible Software - The software will be provided to students as a $335 fee for this course - a 50% discount (see above).|
|BIB 211||LIFE and TEACHINGS of JESUS|
|BIB 212||CHRISTIAN BEGINNINGS|
|Logos Bible Software: Bronze Edition|
|BIB 331||EPISTLES: 1 CORINTHIANS|
|BIB 336||EPISTLES: HEBREWS|
|BIB 422||FOUNDATIONS of ETHICS: LIFE & TEACHINGS of PAUL|
**Students do not have to purchase The New Bible Commentary separately. It is a part of the Logos Bible Software: Scholar's Edition.
|BIB 444||HEBREW WISDOM LITERATURE|
|Logos Bible Software: Bronze Edition|
|**You can purchase the ESV Study Bible Notes as a download for Logos Bible Software (ESV Bible included in Logos).|
|CIS 110||INTRODUCTION to PERSONAL COMPUTING|
MS Office 2013 Professional or Office 365 University software is required (Office 2011 for Mac users). Windows 7 or 8 also required, does not run on Windows XP.
|COM 239||COMMUNICATION CONCEPTS|
|HIS 139||HISTORY of CIVILIZATION|
|HIS 310||HISTORY of AMERICAN CHRISTIANITY|
|HIS 441||HISTORY of CHRISTIANITY|
|LIT 335||LITERATURE OF C.S. LEWIS|
|All books available within the course as PDF files. Students may purchase hard copies at their own discretion.|
|LSP 101||BIBLICAL FOUNDATIONS of LEADERSHIP|
|LSP 201||GROUP DYNAMICS in LEADERSHIP|
|LSP 301||LEADERSHIP THEORIES|
|LSP 401||LEADERSHIP ADMINISTRATION|
|Coming Summer 2014|
|MAN 110||BASIC LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES|
|MAN 210||INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT & ETHICS|
Also required: Environmental Stewardship in the Judeo-Christian Tradition (2007), J. Richardson (ed), Acton Institute. ISBN: 978-880595-15-x, Purchase online here.
|MAN 310||ECONOMICS FOR MANAGERS|
|MAN 320||ACCOUNTING FOR MANAGERS|
|MAN 330||INTRODUCTION to MARKETING|
|MAN 340||MANAGERIAL FINANCE|
|MAN 410||INTERNATIONAL ISSUES in BUSINESS|
|MAN 420||ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR and CHANGE|
|MAN 430||CASE STUDIES in MANAGEMENT ETHICS|
|MAN 440||BUSINESS STRATEGIES|
|MAT 110||BASIC COLLEGE MATHEMATICS|
|MIN 210||EVANGELISM and CHURCH GROWTH STRATEGIES|
INTRODUCTION to TEACHING/PREACHING
|MIN 430||PASTORAL CARE and COUNSELING|
|MUS 105||MUSIC APPRECIATION|
|PSY 110||GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY|
|SAN 210||INTRODUCTION to SOCIOLOGY|
|SCI 131||INTRODUCTION to EARTH SCIENCE|
|SCI 132||EARTH SCIENCE LAB|
Recommended if not taking SCI 131
|SFM 330||SMALL GROUP MINISTRY|
|THE 330||BASIC CHRISTIAN DOCTRINE|
**Pocket Dictionary of Apologetics & Philosophy of Religion is a recommended text, and is not required.
|THE 439||CHRISTIAN ETHICS|