Bible Degree (A.A.)

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Bible Associate of Arts (AA)

Degree Overview

Crown’s two-year Bible associate’s 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 studies associate’s degree program are biblically trained leaders ready to continue their education and pursue careers through which they advance the Word of God.


At Crown College, well over 90% of our new graduates are employed or continuing their education in a master’s degree program.

The Office of Career Development at Crown is here to help you with your future career and can assist with resume development, career counseling, internships, and job placement. We encourage you to visit the office during your first year to begin planning your internship opportunities as well as developing a professional network.

Bible (A.A.) Courses

Program Requirements

II. General Education - 40 Credits

III. Bible Concentration - 9 Credits

  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Electives 9 Credits

IV. Electives

* 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.

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

4 LAN 341 - Greek I  or LAN 345X - Hebrew Exegesis of Ruth  are options. Consult with your advisor.


First Year

Fall Semester - 16 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

Second Year

Fall Semester - 16 Credits

  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Elective 3 Credits
  • Humanities, Math, Science or Social Science Electives 3 Credits 1,2*
  • SCI - Lab Science Elective 4 Credits
  • Social Science Elective 3 Credits 2
  • THE 231 - Christian Doctrine 3 Credits

Spring Semester - 17 Credits

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