Biblical Studies

Bachelor of Arts

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Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies degree provides students with a foundational preparation for ministry and excellent background for graduate study. This program is designed for individuals called to ministry in fields such as: pastoral, church planting, evangelism, missions or student ministry.

4 Year Program
Available Residentially
Available Online

Objectives

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the books of the Bible, including the key individuals, major events, and historical settings
  • Identify and describe major events associated with the Creation, the Flood, the person of Christ, the Church, God's prophetic program
  • Assess the place and role of key individuals in the Bible
  • Elucidate essentials of biblical and systematic theology
  • Interpret and defend the Bible consistent with literal, grammatical, contextual, and historical principles of interpretation
  • Employ competence in the skills of leadership, preaching, teaching, and communication associated with pastoral ministry and evangelism