Bible (A.A.)

Associate of Arts

The two-year Bible Associate of Arts degree was designed for students who wish to obtain a strong foundation in God’s Word before deciding on a major. The fully accredited degree program prepares and equips students for Christian leadership, which they can build on with a Bachelor’s degree and career in any field.

Students obtain a thorough education in bible and theology through a curriculum taught by professors who are pastors as well as renowned biblical scholars. Graduates of the Bible Associate of Arts degree are biblically trained leaders ready to continue their education and pursue careers through which they advance the Word of God. 


Bible (A.A.)

Program Requirements

II. General Education - 39 Credits

III. Bible Concentration - 9 Credits

  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Electives 9 Credits

Total - 63 Credits

1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, ESL, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science electives from ANT, CSJ, ECO, ESL, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

3 Click here  for a list of Global Awareness courses.

4 Fine arts courses include music, art, drama, and dance. COM 328  and COM 446  also qualify as fine arts electives. (Only three credits of music organizations and/or lessons can be counted toward humanities/fine arts requirements.)

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of general electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 63 credits is reached.

First Year

Fall Semester - 16 Credits

Spring Semester - 16 Credits

Second Year

Fall Semester - 16 Credits

  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Elective 3 Credits
  • Global Awareness Elective 3 Credits 3
  • SCI - Lab Science Elective 4 Credits
  • Social Science Elective 3 Credits 2
  • THE 231 - Christian Doctrine 3 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

To view these courses in our online catalog system, click here.
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