Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies

The online Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies is an in depth study and application of the Bible. Professors seek to establish students' understanding of the Bible and move them from learning to doing. Early in the curriculum students are given the necessary background and skills to interpret the Bible as the inspired, infallible Word of God.

Students will explore the most current research and discover today's most relevant information about the Bible. Professors encourage students to investigate the Biblical text for themselves as the source of their doctrine and guide for life.

An online degree in biblical studies at Belhaven University will give each student the flexibility they need to complete their degree at their own pace. This degree program is designed in the Christian liberal arts tradition giving students a broader range of study and career possibilities. Students who earn this online Bible degree can go into ministry positions that includes pastoring, working with youth or children, counselors, therapists, teachers or missionaries. Belhaven also offers an Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies.


Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies Online Degree Curriculum Summary

Course Number Course Name Credits
EDU105 Learning Strategies for Adults 3
EDU106 Foundations of Composition 3
BIB214 Old Testament History 3
BIB215 New Testament History 3
BIO125 Science and Culture II 4
ENG103 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ENG108 Effective Research Writing 3
ENG203 Survey of World Literature I 3
ENG204 Survey of World Literature II 3
HIS108 Civilization 3
HIS205 Contemporary World History 3
MAT202 Quantitative Reasoning 3
WVC301 Christian Interpretation of Life 3
BIB344 Israel's History 3
BIB385 Shepherding Ministry in Context 3
BIB345 Kingdom History 3
BIB334 Law Books and Wisdom Literature 3
BIB375 Outreach Ministry in Context 3
BIB335 Gospels and Letters 3
BIB395 God’s Kingdom Through History 3
BIB341 Doctrines and Practical Implications 3
BIB480 Thesis 3
BIB470 Non Profit Administration 3
WVC401 Kingdom Life 3
  Electives 51
  Total 124