Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Biblical Studies2018-05-08T16:03:18+00:00

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Biblical Studies

On completion of the Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Identify the history, content and background of the Bible;
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of fundamentals of Christian doctrine and theology;
  3. Apply Biblical hermeneutics to an exegetical research project; and
  4. Demonstrate the importance of the Biblical worldview in Biblical studies.

The division of Biblical Studies offers majors in Bible. Each major is designed to equip an individual with a thorough knowledge of God’s Word and various related subjects.

Breakdown of Core Curriculum

CLASSCLASS DESCRIPTIONCREDITS
Bible Requirements
BBL1101Old Testament Survey3 Credits
BBL1111Biblical Covenants3 Credits
BBL1151New Testament Survey3 Credits
BBL2201Bible Doctrines Survey3 Credits
Bible Electives12 Credits
General Education Requirements
ENC1101English Composition I3 Credits
ENC1102English Composition II3 Credits
ENL2010Literature3 Credits
WOH1012History of Civilization I3 Credits
MAC1105College Algebra I3 Credits
MIN1101Introduction to Evangelism3 Credits
REL2300World Religions3 Credits
ESC1000Earth Science3 Credits
SPC1024Speech3 Credits
PHI2100Introduction to Logic3 Credits
PHI2010Philosophy3 Credits
 PSY2012Psychology3 Credits
Core Curriculum
BBL2280Gospels:  The Life of Christ3 Credits
BBL3370Hermeneutics3 Credits
BBL2230Paul’s Prison Epistles3 Credits
HIS3312Church History3 Credits
BBL2232Old Testament Historical Books3 Credits
BBL3300Christian Ethics3 Credits
BBL3301Pentateuch I3 Credits
BBL3307Old Testament Poetry3 Credits
BBL3309Old Testament Prophets3 Credits
BBL3333General Epistles3 Credits
BBL4450New Testament Biblical Backgrounds3 Credits
HBR/GRELanguage (4220-4221)6 Credits
BBL4460Senior Seminar3 Credits
BBL4366Romans3 Credits
THE4401Christian Apologetics3 Credits
THE3331Systematic Theology I3 Credits
THE3332Systematic Theology II3 Credits
Electives6 Credits
Total: 120 Credits

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