Bachelor of Biblical Studies

A 120 credit degree program, traditionally completed in four years (eight semesters.) A program fit for students who are interested in an extensive Biblical foundation and an increased level of General Education. 

    Program Learning Outcomes

    Bachelor of Biblical Studies (BBS*) Outcomes:

    1. Exhibit knowledge of the Bible, theology, and the essence of the gospel by interpreting, applying, and communicating Scripture in ways that strengthen relationship with God. (ILOs 1 and 2).

    2. Apply biblical insight and Christ-like values to various aspects of Christian practice, work, human relationships, and ministry as a foundation for life (ILOs 2 and 3).

    3. Articulate knowledge of the major domains of general studies in light of a biblical worldview (ILO 2).

    *Degree completion program for those with 30 or more transfer/prior learning credits.

    Going Deeper

    The Bachelor of Biblical Studies (BBS) program consists of 120 credits. Its purpose is to help students deepen their knowledge of God and equip them to serve Him through a comprehensive study of the Bible. This program provides a foundation for various aspects of students’ lives, including family, career, ministry, employment, and further education.

    Graduating students demonstrate their learning through scripture summaries, comprehensive exams and papers on Christian theology, and active involvement in serving others, including at least one Evangelistic Outreach.

    The curriculum includes eight core Bible classes, representing different sections of the Bible, along with foundational courses in Theology, Bible Survey, verse-by-verse studies of Bible books, and Practical Christian Ministry.

    Additionally, students are required to complete a minimum of 36 semester credits in general studies courses, with at least six credits in each of the following categories: English Communication & Critical Thinking, Humanities & Fine Arts, Natural Sciences & Mathematics, and Social & Behavioral Sciences.

    The BBS program is designed for transfer students and adult learners who already have at least 30 transfer or prior learning credits, allowing them to complete their degree.

    Career Options: Pastoral ministry, missionary, worship leader, women’s ministry, and more.