Bachelor of Biblical Studies Online

Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Biblical Studies provides a foundational study of the history, context, and message of the Bible, as well as, equipping graduates to communicate the truth of the Gospel. The major prepares graduates for advanced Christian ministry positions or for master’s level studies in Bible, theology, and related fields.

Major Objectives

Upon completion of this major, students should be able to:

  • Communicate a biblically sound Christian worldview.
  • Analyze the background, theological themes, literature, and content of the Bible.
  • Compare and contrast the various schools of biblical interpretation and assess the strengths and weaknesses of each.
  • Apply principles and techniques for effective biblical study and biblical communication.

120 Semester Credits

  • 45 credits in General Education (see General Education Requirements).
  • 33 credits in General Electives (3 credits must be in Leadership)
  • 42 credits in Biblical Studies Major (15 credits at the 3000-level or above)


Major Requirements

The following prerequisites must be completed before starting the major:


Required Biblical Studies Courses

24 additional credits in Biblical Studies, 15 credits at the 3000-level or above

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