B.S. in Biblical Studies

School of Theology + Ministry

Understanding the Word of God

Crown’s Biblical Studies degree is designed to build up your understanding of theological themes while providing ample opportunities to grow in your faith. Students in the Biblical Studies online degree program will be prepared for effective teaching and disciple-making ministries in churches, parachurch ministries, and other faith-based organizations.

Students can easily add a second major to programs such as Christian Ministry, Business, or Psychology/Counseling in order to gain a broad education.

Why study Biblical studies at Crown?

Easy To Build Upon

Students already take Christian Studies Core courses from other bachelor’s degree programs to add a second major, a B.S. in Christian Ministry.

Only 8 Weeks

Complete in as little as 8 Weeks, the courses begin with an introductory week.

Top-Notch Online Education

Crown has been improving its top-notch online education for over 20 Years.

I have the opportunity to not just be in a caring community, but a community that fosters the same values and faith. There are so many different perspectives here from students and professors, and it creates so many opportunities to grow.

Being at Crown makes you want to stay at Crown for the rest of your life; but being at Crown also gets you excited for what God is preparing you to do after college, too.

Nora Xiong


Youth Ministry Coordinator

Advanced Degrees

Master of Divinity
M.A. in Christian Studies
M.A. in Ministry Leadership

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Bill Kuhn

Dean, School of Theology + Ministry

Dr. Erin Bell

Content Expert, Core Faculty Member

Preview of Courses

BIB 4710 - Interpreting Romans

This course is a historical and exegetical study of Romans with personal and practical application of the book’s leading themes. Being sensitive to the given literary and historical contexts of the Epistle, students will extract and construct valid and practical lessons applicable to their faith and twenty-first century concerns.

BIB 3520 - Interpreting the Bible

This course is designed to give the student practical experience in interpreting the Bible. A variety of observation and interpretation strategies are introduced in a discovery process with emphasis on the exegetical approach to Bible study. Several passages of Scripture are used to illustrate this approach.

THE 3536 - Theology of Evangelism and Missions

Students will study the eternal destiny of believers and non-believers, a theology of biblical evangelism and missions, and principles for effective evangelism and missions culminating in the development of a biblical philosophy of evangelism and missions that will provide a framework for a lifestyle of participating in, and leading others toward, completing the Great Commission domestically and internationally.


Online education uses digital technology and the internet to deliver educational content. Our courses are built to be 8-week courses. Students can access lectures, assignments, and resources through our online platform, Canvas. Communication with instructors and peers often occurs through discussion forums, video conferencing, and email.
Requirements may vary, but generally, students need a reliable computer and internet connection.
Online exams and assessments can take various forms, including multiple-choice quizzes, essays, and timed exams. Most classes utilize discussion posts each week, due every Thursday. All of these are available on our online program Canvas.
We generally accept credits from accredited institutions as long as the student maintained a C or higher in the course. To see a full list of what classes will transfer, you can visit Transferology or contact our registrar office at
Crown College offers a wide-range of scholarships to every student. 100% of students receive some type of financial aid. For more information about financial aid, click here.
At Crown College, every class is taught from a Biblical worldview. Our faculty are all followers of Christ and are comfortable incorporating Christian principles into their curriculum.

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