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Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies

Pursue your calling to lead in a local church ministry.

Description:

The Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies online program is designed to equip graduates with a core biblical curriculum that enable them to defend and communicate the Bible to others. We also build a foundation of ministry skills essential for effective ministry. For those pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree, the Associates is the core classes that allow success in the Bachelor’s program.

Career Opportunities:

  • Pastor
  • Church Leader
  • Missionary

Benefits:

The online associates degree in biblical studies gives the student a foundation in biblical truth so that he or she is equipped to communicate the Bible to others. Students graduate with a firm grasp on how to read, interpret, apply, and teach God’s Word. Students are also equipped with key principles in prayer, teaching, and evangelism. Anyone who wants to know God’s Word better and be better equipped to serve in the local church would benefit from the AA in Biblical Studies.

CORE CLASSES

Semester 1

GE1100 – College Study Skills

GE1150 – Technology for College

PS1001 – How to Study the Bible

TH1121 – Progressive Revelation


Semester 2

GE1001 – Introduction to Research

BI1411 – Old Testament Survey 1

BI1421 – Old Testament Survey 2

GE1111 – English Grammar & Writing Skills


Semester 3

TH1311 – Spiritual Life

BI1111 – New Testament Survey 1

BI1121 – New Testament Survey 2

GE1001 – World History


Semester 4

TH1011 – Doctrine 1

TH1021 – Doctrine 2

GE2001 – American History

PS2001 – Evangelism & Discipleship


Semester 5

PS2021 – Introduction to Missions

BI2611 – Biblical Study of Prayer

BI2141 – History of the Bible

PS2121 – Hermeneutics

Highlights:
  • Credentialed, experienced and effective Faculty
  • Low tuition cost
  • Military discount
  • Cohort groups of 8-15 students
  • Each class is 5 weeks long, taken one at a time
  • Low general education requirement
Admission Requirements:
  • High school diploma (or GED equivalent)
  • Admissions Application (free to apply)
  • Official Transcripts (from any/all prior colleges where the student wishes to transfer college credits)
  • Ministry Reference (list name and email on the application)
Length:
  • 24 months
Credits:
  • 60 credits