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Bachelor of Arts in Apologetics

Defend the Historic Christian Faith

This four-year program is designed to provide wide exposure to apologetic topics and philosophies while refining a God-honoring philosophy reflecting reality and the revelation of the Creator. The BA in Apologetics includes studies in logic, philosophy, ethic, and classical theism.

Overview

 

Credits
120 Semester Hours

Average Completion Time
4 Years

Format
Campus or Online

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You Might Like This Program If…

  • You want to be able to speak into the culture about biblical issues
  • You want to think logically and critically about theology
  • You want to defend the biblical faith once delivered to the saints

Program Objectives

Each student will be able to:

  • Defend the orthodox, historic Christian faith from a variety of attacks
  • Engage people of various worldviews with a persuasive case for the Christian faith
  • Clarify a comprehensive, God honoring Christian philosophy
  • Research for preparation to enter graduate studies in apologetics or philosophy of religion
  • Cultivate intellectual virtue, particularly wisdom, to live one’s witness as well as defend it 

Potential Career Paths

  • Pastor
  • Para-church ministry writer and presenter
  • Missionary

Sample Course Outline

Year 1:  Spiritual Formation, NT Survey, Principles of Teaching
Year 2:  Hermeneutics, Evangelism & Missions, Introduction to Biblical Counseling
Year 3:  Introduction to Apologetics, Logic & Critical Thinking, Apologetic Communication
Year 4:  Contemporary Apologetics, Ethics, Problems in Contemporary Apologetics

 

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Meet the Faculty