Associate of Arts Degree2018-06-07T13:34:29+00:00

Associate of Arts (A.A.) in Biblical Studies

Upon completion of the Associate of Arts degree in Biblical Studies, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate skills in critical thinking;
  2. Identify and understand basic biblical doctrines and history;
  3. Exhibit proficiency and competency in GE/AA courses and coursework;
  4. Utilize personal and academic feedback;
  5. Demonstrate basic communication skills and readiness for upper division courses;
  6. Demonstrate involvement in local ministries, spiritual disciplines, and devotional practices; and
  7. Demonstrate the importance of the Biblical worldview in general studies.

The Associate of Arts degree is awarded to students who have completed a minimum of sixty credit hours of study or its equivalent in the area of Bible study. This degree usually marks the halfway point to the baccalaureate degree from a university or college. To complete the degree program, the student must fulfill the core requirements listed below.

Breakdown of Core Curriculum

ClassClass DescriptionCredits
Bible Requirements
BBL1101Old Testament Survey3 Credits
BBL1111Biblical Covenants3 Credits
BBL1151New Testament Survey3 Credits
BBL2201Bible Doctrines Survey3 Credits
General Education Requirements
ENC1101English Composition I3 Credits
ENC1102English Composition II3 Credits
ENL2012English Literature3 Credits
WOH1012History of Civilization I3 Credits
MAC1105College Algebra I3 Credits
MIN1101Introduction to Evangelism3 Credits
REL2300World Religions3 Credits
ESC1000Introduction to Earth Science3 Credits
SPC1024Introduction to Speech Communication3 Credits
PHI2100Introduction to Logic3 Credits
PHI2010Introduction to Philosophy3 Credits
PSY2012Introduction to Psychology3 Credits
Bible Electives12 Credits
Total: 60 Credits