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Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies

Prepare for a Career of Ministry

The BA in Biblical Studies is a four-year program that allows students to focus on a variety of minors. The Biblical Studies program builds upon the AA in Biblical Studies by going deeper into specific biblical books. Students who pursue this degree also have the opportunity to focus their studies with a minor in apologetics, biblical counseling, or leadership.

Overview

 

Credits
120 Semester Hours

Average Completion Time
4 Years

Format
Campus or Online

Graduates

You Might Like This Program If…

  • You want to graduate with a four-year degree from an accredited college
  • You want a well-rounded degree in biblical and theological studies
  • You want to dig deeper into a concentrated area of study like biblical counseling

Program Objectives

Each student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a proficient knowledge of the Bible and central doctrines of the Christian faith
  • Demonstrate a proficient growth in Christian character, spiritual maturity, and leadership development
  • Apply proficient skills in communication, research, and critical thinking
  • Implement competent abilities appropriate for professional or ministry service

Potential Career Paths

  • Pastor
  • Christian school teacher
  • Lay church leadership

Sample Course Outline

Year 1:  How to Study the Bible, OT Survey, NT Survey
Year 2:  Evangelism & Missions, Doctrine, Hermeneutics
Year 3:  Bible Exposition, Church History, Servant Leadership
Year 4:  Book of Romans, Book of Acts, Ethics

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Meet the Faculty