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
BIB 214 Old Testament History 3
BIB 215 New Testament History 3
BIO 125 Science and Culture II 4
ENG 103 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ENG 108 Effective Research Writing 3
ENG 203 Survey of World Literature I 3
ENG 204 Survey of World Literature II 3
HIS 108 Civilization 3
HIS 205 Contemporary World History 3
MAT 202 Quantitative Reasoning 3
WVC 301 Christian Interpretation of Life 3
BUS 280 Introduction to Online Education 3
BIB 341 Doctrines and Practical Implications 3
BIB 344 Israel's History 3
BIB 385 Shepherding Ministry in Context 3
BIB 345 Kingdom History 3
BIB 334 Law Books and Wisdom Literature 3
BIB 375 Outreach Ministry in Context 3
BIB 335 Gospels and Letters 3
BIB 395 God’s Kingdom Through History 3
BIB 480 Thesis 3
BIB 470 Non Profit Administration 3
WVC 401 Kingdom Life 3
  Electives 54
  Total 124