Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies

The Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies is for students who want to further their study in biblical ministry.  This Bible degree program is designed in the liberal arts tradition and can lead to future studies of the Bible and is a gateway to a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies.

Students in the associate’s degree in biblical studies will learn the importance of ideas throughout history and will have the Christian worldview curriculum to draw on for discernment in interpreting media messages in understanding cultural trends and in everyday decisions.

The program is 62 credit hours, taking approximately 28 months to complete.


Curriculum Summary

Course Number Course Name Credits
EDU106 Foundations of Composition*
(*test out option available)
EDU105 Learning Strategies for Adults 3
ENG103 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ENG108 Effective Research Writing 3
HIS108 Civilization 3
HIS205 Contemporary World History 3
BIO125 Science & Culture II 4
ENG203 Survey of World Literature I 3
ENG204 Survey of World Literature II 3
MAT202 Quantitative Reasoning 3
BIB214 Old Testament History 3
BIB215 New Testament History 3
WVC301 Christian Interpretation of Life 3
Select 4 Courses from the List Below
BIB334 Law Books and Wisdom Literature 3
BIB335 Gospels and Letters 3
BIB341 Doctrines and Practical Implications 3
BIB344 Israel's History 3
BIB345 Kingdom History 3
BIB375 Outreach Ministry in Context 3
BIB385 Shepherding Ministry in Context 3
BIB395 God's Kingdom Through History 3
BIB470 Non-Profit Administration 3